Why this role is important to us
The team you will be joining is a part of International Fund Services (IFS), acquired by State Street in July 2002. IFS, also known as Alternative Investment Solutions is a recognized industry-leading provider of fund accounting, fund administration and risk services to hedge funds and private equity funds. These services are fully integrated to provide complete end-to-end solutions that span the front-, middle- and back-office requirements of institutional investors.
Join us if making your mark in the alternative investment industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.
What you will be responsible for
As Private Equity and Real Assets – Fund Accounting & Administration Manager, Officer you will
Responsible for review and approval of Fund Accounting Tasks delivered by Associates
Focus on development opportunities for your direct reports and manage training needs of team, ensure gaps are identified and addressed.
Promote risk awareness, assessment and control within the department
Initiate and oversee tasks within a continuous improvement drive to ensure that the Department is efficient and seen as customer and quality driven
People management – Interviewing, perform staff appraisals; address any staff performance issues, etc.
Responsible for the achievement of specific department performance targets and objective
Provide regular feedback to AVP and more senior colleagues with regard to Investor Services operations
What we value
Excellent communication, organizational and planning skills
Ability to work to deadlines in a fast paced environment
Excellent people management and leadership skills
Ability to proactively work under own initiative
Attention to detail
Education & Preferred Qualifications
Degree in Accounting or Finance or Business related area preferable
- Permanent contract from day one
- Additional holidays (Birthday Day Off, 3rd and 5th year anniversary Day Off)
- Gold medical package for employees and their families (partner and children)
- Premium life insurance package and private pension plan
- Wide range of soft skills training, technical workshops, language classes and development programs
- Opportunities to volunteer your time to company-driven initiatives, employee networks or organizations of your choice
- Variety of well-being programms