Fund Controller, Vice President/Associate – Luxembourg

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Join leading Investment management company BlackRock as Fund Controller, Vice President/Associate in Luxembourg, LU. refer job details to submit BlackRock job application in Luxembourg.

 

Job Title : Fund Controller, Vice President/Associate

Location : Luxembourg, LU

Job Category: Investment Operations – Investments

 

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About this role

About BlackRock
Elevate your career by joining the world’s largest asset manager! Thrive in an environment that promotes positive relationships and recognizes outstanding performance! We know you want to feel valued every single day and be recognized for your contribution. At BlackRock we strive to empower our employees and actively engage your involvement in our success. With over USD $6 trillion of assets, we have an outstanding responsibility: our technology and services empower millions of investors to save for retirement, pay for college, buy a home and improve their financial well-being.
BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified individuals without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

Team Overview
Position within the Alternatives Accounting and Product Controllers team being responsible for BlackRock’s Alternative Investments business. As an experienced professional, this position supports a complex and fast-paced alternative investment fund business in a dynamic and challenging environment. BlackRock Alternative Investors (BAI) is a strategic focus for the firm and this position will be in Luxembourg, with close ties to the core accounting team in Wilmington Delaware, US, focused on Closed End Alternative Funds. The position offers significant growth opportunities both organically as the firm expands our product offerings, specifically in the Closed End Space, as well as opportunities to be involved in ongoing platform wide projects.
Day to day responsibilities include portfolio and investor oversight for a range of Closed End Funds. The investment portfolios generally have broad investment guidelines which means the candidate will learn about multiple asset classes including but not limited to global private credit, private equity, real estate, securitized assets, derivatives, SPVs used for legal or tax structuring among others.

Role Responsibilities

Demonstrate complete ownership of the accounting and administrator oversight to ensure timely and accurate delivery of reporting to LPs

Interact with multiple internal and external partners over the course of the year requiring strong communication skills and ability to understand third party requests and deliver solutions to meet those partner needs

Ensure a robust control environment exists both at the fund service providers and internally to ensure risk of error is mitigated

Participate in fund launch and due diligence workshops, which involve strong coordination between different cross border teams in Europe and US specifically. Discuss and challenge operational models.

Contribute to periodic regulatory compliance (SEC, AIFMD, AUM, VAT) for products under the individual’s purview

Recalculate management fees and carried interest in accordance with fund legal documents and report associated revenue to corporate controllers’ team

Responsible for engaging with audit team around complex accounting topics and successful planning, coordination and completion of audited financials each year

Communicate performance results to investors and resolve investors’ questions.

Field custom reporting requests and projects for investors and/or business specific needs and develop reporting to deliver back to clients/partners

Drive increased efficiency and innovation through continuous review of operating procedures and planning / evaluating technology enhancements.

Experience

5-10 years of investment / fund accounting / audit work experience or equivalent, including review experience for at least a good portion of that time.

Proper and effective accounting skills including knowledge of IFRS and US GAAP

Bachelors’ degree in Accounting (strongly preferred) or Finance. CPA, ACCA, CIMA or CA is a plus

Excellent attention to detail; written and verbal communication skills in English; other European language is a plus

Sound analytical and problem-solving skills.

Works effectively to plan and prioritize responsibilities including ongoing and ad hoc projects simultaneously.

Fluent in Microsoft Office products, emphasis on Excel.

Our benefits
To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.

Our hybrid work pilot

BlackRock’s current hybrid work pilot is designed to help you experience the best of both worlds: the opportunity to connect with colleagues in person and the flexibility to work remotely, with greater time to focus on what’s important to you. In line with local health guidance and regulations, employees are generally expected to work 3 days in the office and 2 days from home (on average) each week. For some business groups, more time may be required in the office, while greater flexibility may be in place for others. Our “One BlackRock” culture means you’ll be supported to collaborate with your new colleagues while bringing your full self to work – wherever you are.

The health, safety and well-being of our people will always be our top priorities; we will continue to monitor local conditions and health advisories in making decisions about our work environments.

About BlackRock

At BlackRock, we are all connected by one mission: to help more and more people experience financial well-being.  Our clients, and the people they serve, are saving for retirement, paying for their children’s educations, buying homes and starting businesses. Their investments also help to strengthen the global economy: support businesses small and large; finance infrastructure projects that connect and power cities; and facilitate innovations that drive progress.

This mission would not be possible without our smartest investment – the one we make in our employees. It’s why we’re dedicated to creating an environment where our colleagues feel welcomed, valued and supported with networks, benefits and development opportunities to help them thrive.

For additional information on BlackRock, please visit careers.blackrock.com | www.blackrock.com/corporate | Instagram: @blackrock | Twitter: @blackrock | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to age, disability, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation and other protected characteristics at law.

 

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