Assistant Vice-President, Fund Accounting

About Opus:

Named one of the Top 20 Greatest Places to Work in the financial services
industry, Opus Fund Services is an award winning global fund administrator
seeking experienced, dynamic professionals to join our team.

We are an extremely fast-paced and energetic company, focused on our
mission to be the best and most innovative firm in the industry. Our
culture rewards smart, passionate people who thrive on excellence and
creativity; individuals looking for a challenging, collaborative atmosphere
will find their ambition well-rewarded at Opus.

Our global teams operate with a non-conventional philosophy of high
inter-disciplinary collaboration and contribution at all levels. Be
expected to challenge and to be challenged, to create and to innovate. We
have locations in Naperville, Halifax, San Francisco, New York, Dublin,
Manila, and Bermuda.

The Fund Accounting teams in Halifax, NS and Naperville,IL are recruiting a full-time Assistant
Vice-President. The Assistance Vice-President reports to the VP of Fund
Accounting and will be responsible for a variety of duties including, but
not limited to, the below:

Primary Responsibilities

· Supervise a local team of Account Managers ensuring that NAV and
reporting deliverables are met accurately and on time for the HFX team and
any assigned clients

· Act as a primary or escalation point of contact for key Opus client
relationships

· Manage expectations both internally and with clients in relation to
team deliverables

· Provide support, guidance and assistance for local or overseas staff
to complete their tasks

· Review NAV calculations as required, ensuring adherence to procedures and
policies

· Support management in initiatives to assist the team in achieving its
goal of delivering to clients through a scalable and control-focused model

· Assist in the audited financial statements and the annual audits
coordination and processes

Competencies Required

  • 7+ years’ job experience in the fund administration industry
  • 5+ years’ job experience in fund accounting
  • 5+ years’ job experience in a client communications role
  • Experience managing a team of people
  • Bachelor’s degree a strong plus
  • Stellar verbal and written communication skills
  • Positive, outgoing, trainable, and adaptable personality
  • Strong Excel skills and experience in other MS Office applications
  • Strong ability to multi-task
  • Detail-oriented mindset and proficient under pressure
  • Excellent time and people management skills

Compensation:

  • Competitive pay
  • Discretionary annual bonus
  • Full medical coverage and life insurance (including dental cover)
  • Strong pension contributions
  • Generous paid vacation and sick days
  • Annual professional costs and tuition reimbursement
  • Creative work environment. We have surrounded ourselves with
    intelligent and innovative talent; we’re committed to encouraging
    exceptional people

Please submit your resume for consideration to resumes@opusfundservices.com.

Thank you for your interest.

  • Posted:
    07.02.2019
  • Job Type:
    Full-time
  • Job Location:
    Halifax, Nova Scotia and Naperville, IL
  • Required experience:
    7+ years’ job experience in the fund administration industry