Northern Trust

Team Lead, Alt Investments

Tempe, AZ/Hybrid
22 Apr 2024
21 May 2024
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

About Northern Trust:

Northern Trust, a Fortune 500 company, is a globally recognized, award-winning financial institution that has been in continuous operation since 1889.

Northern Trust is proud to provide innovative financial services and guidance to the world’s most successful individuals, families, and institutions by remaining true to our enduring principles of service, expertise, and integrity. With more than 130 years of financial experience and over 22,000 partners, we serve the world’s most sophisticated clients using leading technology and exceptional service.

Major Duties :

  • Responsible for supervising a process within the Alternative Investments group, including the assistance in monthly one on ones and performance management process
  • Identify error or risk prone areas & build robust controls to mitigate; deliver a work product that requires less revision
  • Regularly reviews process documentation assuring that changes are documented on a timely basis
  • Carries out complex activities with significant financial, client, and/or internal business impact
  • May have direct interaction with committees and/or Senior Management
  • Able to serve as a key subject matter expert and mentor to other more junior level employees
  • Organizes the work of the team, assigns tasks, sets short-term priorities, monitors all activities and ensures timely and accurate completion of the work
  • Conducts performance management and career development processes, and staffing and disciplinary actions

Knowledge :

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills are required
  • Analytical and problem solving skills are required
  • Understanding of Risk, Audit and Compliance functions
  • Leadership and organizational skills are needed to prioritize assignments and provide feedback to staff

Experience :

  • A College or University degree and/or some relevant work experience is required
  • Experience in Capital Markets with exposure to Hedge funds/ Private Equity/ Valuation Reporting/ Reconciliations/ Accounting would be an added advantage
Working with Us:

As a Northern Trust partner, greater achievements await. You will be part of a flexible and collaborative work culture in an organization where financial strength and stability is an asset that emboldens us to explore new ideas.

Movement within the organization is encouraged, senior leaders are accessible, and you can take pride in working for a company committed to assisting the communities we serve! Join a workplace with a greater purpose.

We’d love to learn more about how your interests and experience could be a fit with one of the world’s most admired and sustainable companies! Build your career with us and apply today.

Reasonable accommodation

Northern Trust is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please email our HR Service Center at

We hope you’re excited about the role and the opportunity to work with us. We value an inclusive workplace and understand flexibility means different things to different people.

Apply today and talk to us about your flexible working requirements and together we can achieve greater.

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