Alternative asset management firm in West LA is looking for a Controller to join their financial services innovation venture capital practice. As our Firm Controller, you will be tasked with implementing the infrastructure and systems needed to support our financial objectives. This is a role with significant day one responsibility and requires an organized, detail-oriented, entrepreneurial mind who can drive our financial planning. If you are passionate about finance, have a strong aptitude in tax and accounting, and take pride in delivering excellence, we want you to join us.
Manage. Maintain internal controls around accounting and reporting. Review firm procedures and recommend solutions to improve efficiencies. Manage internal requests and deliverables, manage firm distributions.
Support. Partner with senior management to improve processes and policies and assist when needed in long-term organizational planning. Review operating costs and suggests cost-saving measures. Preparing monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reporting materials for the firm’s Partners and the Board of Directors.
Administer. As the full charge bookkeeper, you will be, responsible for Bills.com online entries, accounts payable and receivable, reconciling bank statements, credit card and investment accounts and other financial duties as required. Manage the Paychex payroll system and ensure that all tax returns and state and federal reports are filed in a timely fashion.
Interact. Liaise and review firm’s tax filings prepared by big 4 accounting group. Proactively communicate and coordinate with all departments at the firm around budgeting and expense management.
5+ years’ experience at an asset management or audit firm. Hedge fund, VC and/or private equity experience preferred.
Senior level accounting experience in a financial services or investment organization (investment preferred).
Familiarity with private investment management firm tax.
This role must be onsite 3 days per week in our office.