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Investment Operations Accountant - SQL experience required

Company: Jobot
Location: Bala Cynwyd
Posted on: June 8, 2024

Job Description:

$$$ / 100% of benefits paid / BonusThis Jobot Job is hosted by: Brittany PackardAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button
and sending us your resume.Salary: $90,000 - $100,000 per yearA bit about us:At our client, we pride ourselves on our relentless pursuit of alpha through astute market analysis, innovative strategies, and a commitment to rigorous risk management. With a seasoned team of financial experts at the helm, we navigate the complex terrain of global markets with agility and precision. Our approach blends quantitative models with qualitative insights, allowing us to identify opportunities that others may overlook and capitalize on market inefficiencies.Driven by a passion for excellence and a dedication to delivering superior returns for our clients, we continuously refine our investment approach to adapt to evolving market dynamics. Transparency, integrity, and accountability are at the core of everything we do, fostering trust and long-term partnerships with our investors. Whether it's leveraging emerging technologies or leveraging deep industry expertise, we are relentless in our pursuit of superior risk-adjusted returns, aiming to exceed expectations and set new standards of excellence in the world of hedge fund investing.Why join us?

  • fully paid for medical, dental, vision, life insurance policy
  • 60% paid for, for spouse / kids / etc
  • 401k
  • yearly bonus
  • lunch provided for everyday
  • average company tenure of 7 years
  • great cultureJob DetailsOverview:We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Senior Accountant with a strong background in financial analysis, accounting principles, and SQL expertise. The ideal candidate will not only excel in traditional accounting tasks but will also possess the ability to leverage SQL to optimize and streamline financial processes within our organization. This role offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the efficiency and effectiveness of our financial operations through data-driven insights and process improvements.Responsibilities:Financial Analysis and Reporting:Prepare and analyze financial statements, reports, and forecasts to provide insights into the company's financial performance.Conduct variance analysis to identify trends, opportunities, and risks.Assist in the month-end and year-end close processes, ensuring accuracy and compliance with accounting standards.SQL Data Management and Analysis:Develop and maintain SQL queries, scripts, and stored procedures to extract, manipulate, and analyze financial data from various databases and systems.Perform data validation and reconciliation to ensure the integrity and accuracy of financial information.Identify and implement opportunities to automate routine tasks and improve data quality and efficiency using SQL.Process Improvement:Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify inefficiencies and bottlenecks in financial processes.Utilize SQL and data analysis techniques to identify root causes and develop solutions for process optimization.Implement best practices and standardized procedures to enhance the accuracy, timeliness, and effectiveness of financial operations.Compliance and Risk Management:Ensure compliance with accounting regulations, policies, and procedures.Assist in internal and external audits by providing accurate and timely financial data and documentation.Identify and mitigate financial risks through proactive analysis and controls implementation.Training and Knowledge Sharing:Provide guidance and training to junior staff members on accounting principles, SQL techniques, and process improvement methodologies.Share insights and best practices with the finance team to foster continuous learning and professional development.Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field; CPA certification preferred.5+ years of experience in accounting or finance roles, with a focus on financial analysis and reporting.Proficiency in SQL with demonstrated experience in writing complex queries and manipulating large datasets.Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to translate financial data into actionable insights.Experience with process improvement methodologies (e.g., Lean, Six Sigma) is highly desirable.Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively across departments and levels of the organization.Detail-oriented with a commitment to accuracy and integrity in financial reporting.Proven ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.Interested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button.

Keywords: Jobot, Philadelphia , Investment Operations Accountant - SQL experience required, IT / Software / Systems , Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania

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