Equity Compensation Accountant

New York, New York • $100,000-$125,000

About the Company: 

Our client is a financial and real estate services company specializing in equities, investment banking, and fixed income products. The Equity Compensation Accountant will participate in the accounting and finance processes and monitoring of controls over the internal and external financial reporting for the firm.



  • Assist in the preparation of the quarterly compensation footnotes for 10-Q/10-K filings and assist the SEC reporting team with any related compensation disclosures
  • Assist in the monthly and quarterly close process
  • Perform monthly balance sheet substantiation, evaluate adequacy of expense accruals, resolving issues, and escalate key items to management timely
  • Responsible for interacting with internal and external auditors on a regular basis
  • Coordinate with other departments firmwide as well as with global regional finance teams to provide timely and accurate reporting and analysis of segment/entity compensation information
  • Assist the regulatory reporting team with monthly and quarterly broker dealer report analytics when required



  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • CPA preferred
  • 4-5 years in an accounting role with compensation experience
  • Knowledge of US GAAP
  • Advanced analytical Excel capabilities and project management skills


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