Hedge Fund Accounting Team Lead – Dublin/Galway

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere

Hedge Fund Accounting Team Lead – Dublin/Galway

My client is a leading financial services firm specializing in fund administration, offering a comprehensive range of services to hedge funds and investment managers. With a commitment to innovation and a client-centric approach, they have built a reputation for excellence in the industry.

As the Hedge Fund Accounting Team Lead, you will play a pivotal role in overseeing the hedge fund accounting operations in either the Dublin or Galway office. You will lead a team of skilled accounting professionals and collaborate closely with other departments to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting for our clients.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and mentor a team of hedge fund accountants, fostering a collaborative and high-performing work environment.
  • Oversee the preparation and review of financial statements, NAV calculations, and investor reports in compliance with regulatory standards.
  • Act as a primary point of contact for client inquiries and maintain strong client relationships.
  • Collaborate with internal teams including Fund Administration, Middle Office, and Compliance to ensure seamless end-to-end service delivery.
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends, regulations, and best practices to drive continuous improvement in processes.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of new systems and tools to enhance efficiency and accuracy in hedge fund accounting.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field. Professional accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, or equivalent) is a plus.
  • Significant experience (3+ years) in hedge fund accounting, fund administration, or related financial services.
  • Proven leadership skills with the ability to motivate and guide a team towards achieving common goals.
  • In-depth knowledge of hedge fund accounting principles, financial instruments, and valuation techniques.
  • Strong understanding of relevant regulations ( and industry standards.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to engage with clients and internal stakeholders effectively.
  • Proficiency in fund accounting software and Microsoft Excel. Experience with Advent Geneva, Investran, or similar platforms is advantageous.
  • Attention to detail, analytical mindset, and a commitment to delivering accurate results within deadlines.

If you are interested in making this position yours, please contact Noel Rooney, click apply below .

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