Private Equity Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Parker and Lynch is seeking a staff accountant with strong analytical skills, high attention to detail and the ability to communicate effectively for a private equity company located in Minneapolis, MN.


  • Prepare financial statements

  • Prepare accounts receivable fee and expense reimbursement invoices

  • Record monthly general ledger entries for individuals and trusts

  • Support outside auditors and tax preparers

  • Respond to tax and other government notices

  • Perform reconciliations and maintain accounting records and supporting documentation

  • Review expense reports and manage accounts payable for certain entities, trusts and individuals

  • Compile supporting paperwork for filings and tax returns for individuals, trusts, foundations, LLC's, and corporations

  • Assist with quarterly fund mailings and other office manager duties as needed

  • Qualifications

  • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products

  • Ability to build and navigate complex excel spreadsheets with large datasets

  • Experience in Quickbooks

  • Education

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance preferred but not required

  • Experience

  • 3+ years of experience in public accounting

  • Technical accounting and tax background helpful

  • Familiar with accounting software such as Sage, Peachtree and tax software packages

  • Skills

  • Ability to collaborate and work in a team environment

  • Flexible and ability to change course quickly

  • Highly organized and efficient

  • Able to manage multiple projects at a time and meet deadlines

  • Proven ability to work with highly confidential information


    If you are interested in this position and feel you have the skills and experience to be successful, apply today!

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