Entry Level Mutual Fund Accountant
Kansas City , Missouri
November 01, 2016
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Job Description
Responsibilities in this position could include:
  • Prepare client financial statements, NQs Form N-MFP, N-SAR etc. and process comments as necessary; assists with draft and support distribution to client and auditors
  • Log any issues that impact the financial statement process with internal parties and follow up with resolution
  • Perform line by line and footing of typeset documents and assists in the coordination of comments to the printer
  • Prepare closing entries for Accounting
  • Perform the following functions to facilitate financial statement preparation:  input various data elements and comparison of financial data related to prior period financial statements, maintain security detail in financial reporting database.
  • Prepare first draft of semi-annual and annual Form N-SAR.
  • Identify and report all risk and compliance issues, breaches and suspicious activities
  • Act in accordance with Risk Excellence as part of our Way Ahead foundation
  • Other duties as required

  • BS/BA or equivalent accounting/financial services experience preferred.
  • 0 to 1 year of experience in custody, fund accounting or related experience preferred.
  • Demonstrated computer proficiency, including advanced knowledge of MS Excel

Job Opening ID
State Street Job ID: 146954

Kansas City, MO

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