Alter Domus

Senior Fund Accountant - Credit Funds 1 1

Alter Domus
Chicago, US, Carmel, US
Customised compensation structure
07 Jun 2024
07 Jul 2024
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant


We are Alter Domus. Meaning “The Other House” in Latin, Alter Domus is proud to be home to 85% of the top 30 asset managers in the alternatives industry, and more than 5,000 professionals across 23 countries.

With a deep understanding of what it takes to succeed in alternatives, we believe in being different. Invest yourself in the alternative, and join an organization where you progress on merit, where you can speak openly with whoever you are speaking to, and where you will be supported along whichever path you choose to take.

Find out more about life at Alter Domus at

Senior Fund Accountant (Structured)

Alter Domus is currently seeking a new Senior Fund Accountant to join our Credit Fund Administration team.


  • Leverage prior job experience (preferably Big 4 and/or relevant industry experience);
  • Broaden accounting, finance and analytical skills;
  • Supervise and mentor a team of Associate Fund Accountants and Fund Accountants, as well as train new employees;
  • Administer, report, review, and understand industry standards;
  • Respond to auditor queries;
  • Increase communication/interaction with clients and their investors. 
  • Prepare/review monthly, quarterly and annual reports for investors, consultants and other stakeholders including financial information, performance returns, operations and variance analysis;
  • Calculate and review various performance returns;
  • Support and coordinate cash distributions on behalf of clients;
  • Prepare, review, analyze and interpret accounting records, financial statements, footnotes or other financial report to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards for audit reports;
  • Develop leadership skills by demonstrating a willingness to lead projects and offer input; and
  • Review documents to ensure compliance with client agreement(s).


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting (or related field);
  • 3+ years of finance or accounting experience;
  • Experience working with Close End Funds, Private Equity, PERE, CMBS preferred
  • In-depth understanding of investments within assigned fund(s);
  • Broad market knowledge;
  • Strong communication and analytical skills; and
  • CPA or CPA eligibility a plus.

What We Offer

We are committed to supporting your development, advancing your career, and providing benefits that matter to you.

Our industry-leading Alter Domus Academy offers six learning zones for every stage of your career, with resources tailored to your ambitions and resources from LinkedIn Learning.

Our global benefits also include:

  • Support for professional accreditations such as ACCA and study leave
  • Flexible arrangements, generous holidays, birthday leave and graduation leave
  • Continuous mentoring along your career progression
  • Active sports, events and social committees across our offices
  • Support with mental, physical, emotional and financial support 24/7 from our Employee Assistance Program
  • The opportunity to invest in our growth and success through our Employee Share Plan
  • Plus additional local benefits depending on your location

Equity in every sense of the word

We are in the business of equity, in every sense of the word. For us, this means taking action to ensure every colleague has equal opportunity, valuing every voice and experience across our organisation, maintaining an inclusive culture where you can bring your whole self to work, and making Alter Domus a workplace where everyone feels they belong.

We celebrate our differences, and understand that our success relies on diverse perspectives and experiences, working towards shared goals and a common purpose. Thanks to the work of our Group DE&I Committee and network of DE&I Champions, we empower all of our people to be truly invested in the alternative.

We are committed to ensuring an inclusive recruiting and onboarding process. Please contact our hiring team if you require any accommodations to make our recruitment process more accessible for you.

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