Fund Accountant

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Liisa Autio

liisa.autio@gmail.com | (647) 633-8721 | Reno, NV

Summary


I am a fund accountant with over three years of experience in the industry. I have worked for both small and large organizations, and have gained a wealth of knowledge in accounting principles and procedures. I am highly efficient in my work, and take pride in providing accurate financial reports. My attention to detail ensures that all transactions are properly documented and accounted for. I am also proficient in using various accounting software programs, which allows me to produce quality work quickly and efficiently.

Experience


Fund Accountant at Prudential, NVJun 2022 - Present

  • Maintained and reconciled $100 million in investments for high-net-worth individuals.
  • Reviewed and processed 1099s for 400 investment partnerships.
  • Led team of 3 accountants in preparing quarterly client reports.
  • Reduced accounting fees by 20% through process improvements.
  • Streamlined month end close process, resulting in a 5 day reduction in the closing cycle.
  • Analyzed variances on $10 million monthly operating budget.

Associate Fund Accountant at Merrill Lynch, NVSep 2019 - May 2022

  • Handled the books for a $100 million fund.
  • Reviewed and approved invoices for payment.
  • Reconciled bank statements monthly.
  • Prepared journal entries and maintained general ledger.
  • Assisted in auditing process by providing documentation to support transactions.
  • Generated reports detailing financial activity for senior management.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Accounting at University of Nevada, RenoSep 2015 - May 2019

I have learned excellent research, writing, and critical thinking skills while studying for my Bachelor of Science in Accounting.

Skills


  • Financial accounting
  • Financial reporting
  • Fund administration
  • Investment management
  • Portfolio management
  • Risk management

Fernanda Eakman

fernanda.eakman@gmail.com | (168) 705-5903 | Clawson, MI

Summary


I am a Fund Accountant with over 3 years of experience working in the finance industry. I have a strong background in accounting and financial analysis, and I am able to effectively manage multiple projects simultaneously. I thrive in fast-paced environments and enjoy working with numbers and solving complex problems.

Experience


Fund Accountant at American Funds, MIMar 2022 - Present

  • Reduced the time spent on month-end close by 10 hours per month by automating manual journal entries.
  • Increased accuracy of monthly NAV calculation from 98% to 99.9%.
  • Prepared daily fund price and performance reports for distribution to clients and investment managers.
  • Monitored cash balances and reconciled bank statements for 3 funds totaling $600M in assets under management.
  • Reviewed invoices for payment approval.

Associate Fund Accountant at Vanguard, MISep 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Led the charge in developing and implementing a new accounting software system that resulted in saving the company $15,000 per year.
  • Brought an outside audit in under budget by 10%.
  • Negotiated with vendors to get better rates on office supplies, resulting in savings of $2,500 per year.
  • Managed a team of 3 accountants during special projects which increased productivity by 30%.
  • Trained 2 new employees on fund accounting procedures.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Accounting at University of MichiganSep 2014 - May 2019

I've learned how to manage finances, read and analyze financial statements, and use accounting software.

Skills


  • Accounting
  • Financial analysis
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Cash management
  • Treasury operations
  • Risk management
  • Regulatory compliance