The Senior Consultant has responsibility for accurately reviewing and signing off NAV calculations, is the subject matter expert on the team for all fund specific requirements and takes the lead in rolling out new system enhancements and procedures. They will also collate and provide feedback from the Fund Accounting department to the relevant stakeholders.
Responsible for co-coordinating and leading systems testing and procedures in the team.
To be the technical and subject matter expert on the team and handle all specific fund requirements.
Mentors individuals and peers during projects and assignments.
Analytically and procedurally competent to lead the team on cross-function process or project deliverables, minimizing errors in all deliverables
Develop and maintain an understanding of the industry and keep abreast of emerging industry trends.
Ability to lead long term strategy for the department
Instills a client service culture among staff and ensures that all clients receive a quality service.
Experience in designing and implementing development plans, training plans and succession plans for all levels of staff.
Identify, assist and delegate projects/assignments and tasks to individuals and peers. Maintain accountability for the projects/assignments. Provide progression feedback and recognition to the individuals and the project team.
Engaging with key stakeholders to understand business needs and requirements, management of stated stakeholder needs
Proactive problem solving and issue resolution and development of key communications related to projects, programmes or activities of the team.
Previous fund accounting experience or relevant operational/accounting experience preferred
Detailed Knowledge of Enterprise and related Fund Accounting applications preferred with the ability to implement interfaces with other systems
Experience with vendors an advantage (Bloomberg, Reuters etc)
Strong communication, first-class presentation, and internal and external client-servicing skills.
Demonstrates a willingness to help others outside the team
Good prioritisation, multi-tasking, and problem-solving skills with the ability to think creatively
Organises own workload and establishes priorities
Demonstrates good knowledge of standards and procedures required for own tasks
Excellent PC skills especially MS Excel
Third level qualification or pursuing a professional accounting qualification an advantage but not required
For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Eoghan Dalton firstname.lastname@example.org 0906478108
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