Associates of the Corporate Finance team are responsible for day to day activities of the finance team. The individual selected will be responsible for certain aspects of the monthly close and quarterly financial reporting process. Additional duties and responsibilities will be assigned with demonstrated proficiency and experience.
The candidate is expected to:
Prepare journal entries and reconciliations for month-end close
Perform analysis of financial results
Prepare debt compliance calculations and quarterly compliance reports
Assist with financial statement preparation, SEC reporting, and other regulatory reporting for international locations
Assist with accounting for corporate investments and the consolidation of investment vehicles
Assist with internal and external audit requests
Special projects and ad hoc reporting as needed
The successful candidate will possess strong analytical skills and attention to detail. Additionally, the ideal candidate will possess:
2+ years of experience, preferably with public accounting experience
Four-year accounting degree (minimum) with demonstrated academic achievement
CPA or CPA candidate preferred
Demonstrated ability to work independently and self-motivate
Problem solving skills with a commitment to continuous process improvement
Strong work ethic and the ability to prioritize multiple responsibilities while meeting demanding deadlines
Effective interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work cooperatively in a team environment
Requires proficiency in Microsoft Office applications; advanced Excel skills
About Artisan Partners
Artisan Partners is an investment management firm focused on providing high value-added, active investment strategies to sophisticated clients globally. What started out as a small team with a vision in 1994 has evolved into a global, publicly traded investment management firm with nine autonomous investment teams and an ever-expanding lineup of strategies designed for long-term success. The firm’s primary offices are located in Milwaukee, San Francisco, New York, Atlanta, Denver, Chicago and London.
As a talent organization, we truly believe our people are the firm's single greatest asset. We commit tremendous energy to the recruitment, development and retention of our people as they are critical to building lasting relationships with clients and ensuring the long-term success of our firm.
As Artisan Partners has grown over the years, we have maintained a focus on our core business—investment management—and we conduct that business with the same entrepreneurial spirit with which Artisan Partners was founded. We foster a progressive environment where creative thinking and hard work are encouraged. Our associates come to work every day kno...wing their contributions will make an impact and they will have the autonomy to think creatively to produce the best possible outcomes for our clients and other stakeholders.
Artisan Partners is committed to providing an environment that allows our talent to thrive. Our entrepreneurial culture provides our associates with exposure to multiple business areas, access to senior management and opportunities to participate in cross-functional projects. The opportunity to take charge of one's career path, combined with the opportunity to work alongside exceptional people, creates a positive and collaborative environment where associates are continually motivated and encouraged to progress and develop.