Investment Accountant III

Location: Columbus, GA
Date Posted: 04-20-2018
The Kemp Group ( focuses on accounting and financial positions because that is what we know best. Founded by a CPA, we have built a team of experienced search consultants comprised of current and former CPAs, controllers, cost accountants, credit managers, accounting managers, tax managers and big 4 auditors.
The Kemp Group is currently working with a large public client to fill an Investment Accountant III position located in Columbus, GA. The position has the following responsibilities:
  • Leads team in the preparation and completion of monthly accounting entries to the general ledger for GAAP and statutory to ensure accuracy of income statement and balance sheet
  • Ability to work independently to identify and resolve accounting and/or transaction discrepancies and provide detailed explanations for variances
  • Assists with the training and development of junior team members
  • Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with business partners, including Accounting Policy, Tax, Financial Reporting, Global Investments, and internal and external auditors
  • Assists in developing and implementing new applications and analytical models, or enhancing existing systems
  • Provides direct support to the investment accounting management team
  • Performs other duties as required
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance or a related field and 6 years of job-related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • A minimum of four years of corporate-level accounting experience in an organization of comparable size.
  • Experience in statutory accounting, investment accounting, treasury accounting, or other comparable demonstrated ability and knowledge of investment activities preferred
  • CFA, CPA, CMA, or equivalent training and certification preferred
Qualified and interested candidates should forward their resume in Microsoft Word format to The Kemp Group at
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