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  • Location: Downtown LA, CA
  • $135000 base salary
  • Remote: Remote
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #1212
  • Salary: $135,000 - $170,000

Title: AVP Legal Entity Accounting

Industry: Financial Services – Investment Management

Location: Downtown LA – Hybrid

Overview: Pacific Executive Search has been engaged on a search for an AVP Legal Entity Accounting in Downtown LA. You would have the opportunity to join a leading firm in Financial Services – Investment Management with a strong emphasis on collaboration, diversity, and community support. This role offers a 3/2 schedule, allowing you to take on new responsibilities in maintaining and reviewing the books and records of investment legal entities, while working closely with onshore and offshore teams to provide reporting and analysis to various stakeholders. The quality of life at this organization includes training and career development opportunities, making it an exciting opportunity for a candidate with 9-11 years of relevant experience in accounting or tax.


  • Ensure compliance with legal and tax documents for investment entities.
  • Analyze deal structures and translate information into accounting systems.
  • Collaborate with tax department to address tax holdback requirements.
  • Ensure proper funding allocations for multi-fund deals.
  • Review partner class allocations and entity expenses.
  • Approve wires for fundings, seedings, and upstreams.
  • Review books for investment entities and reconcile trial balances.
  • Coordinate with internal and external tax preparers for filings.
  • Monitor and report on blocker notes and third-party debt.
  • Provide oversight and training to accounting team.
  • Review profit and loss allocations and capital activity.
  • Work on process and technology improvement projects.
  • Perform other necessary tasks.


  • 9-11 years of experience in public or private accounting or tax.
  • Strong knowledge of private credit or private equity investments.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills and problem-solving abilities.
  • Familiarity with partnership structures and tax considerations.
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