Client Accountant

TMF Group
Cape Town, South Africa
Competitive salary plus great benefits
25 May 2023
25 Jun 2023
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

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TMF Fund Services is an independent alternative fund administrator with over two decades of experience in providing an extensive range of services, coupled with a very personal approach. We combine our technology, expertise and global infrastructure to deliver a customized package of services to our clients. These include: Fund Accounting, Investor Services, Portfolio & Managed Account Services, Depositary and Corporate Services.

The opportunity is the perfect role for someone with an interest in pursuing an accounting career within alternative investments.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist with all aspects of the bookkeeping of funds, management companies and associated SPVs, processing of transactions in the fund accounting system
  • Assist with all aspects of accounting matters, including the preparation of investor reports, statutory financial statements and ad hoc investor requests
  • Assist with the completion of routine audit queries
  • Prepare periodic bank reconciliations
  • Managing and controlling the AR/AP function

Your Profile

  • Relevant degree in Accounting, Economics or Finance (Bachelor or Master degree)
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in accounting, preferably for Alternative Funds (Private Equity, Real Estate, Private Debt)
  • Strong desire to undertake a professional qualification
  • Strong communication skills
  • Computer literacy skills are essential
  • Other characteristics: accurate, self-motivated and able to work both independently and as part of a team, deadline driven and able to maintain a portfolio of clients

What's in it for you?

  • An exciting opportunity in an international company
  • Professional development opportunities as well as extensive individual further training opportunities, supported by our TMF Business Academy
  • A career within an ever evolving market
  • Flat hierarchies with direct contact to management and international exchange

Applications close: 23 Jun 2023 South Africa Standard Time

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below. 

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