Corporate Accountant
Posted on 4/4/2023
Hudson River Trading

501-1,000 employees

Multi-asset class quantitative trading firm
Quantitative Finance
Company Overview
Hudson River Trading's mission is to bring a scientific and technological approach to financial trading.
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, excellent understanding of GAAP
  • 1.5 - 4 years of experience
  • Strong Excel skills, VBA/SQL experience preferred
  • Partnership or investment accounting experience is preferred
  • Big 4 or large national firm experience a plus
  • A CPA License will be required (must have passed and/or passed 3 of 4 sections with requirement to pass last section while employed)
  • Excellent communications skills; articulate, persuasive, and tactful
  • Must be detail oriented and able to multitask with strong time management skills
  • Record and analyze worldwide operating expenses, working with various groups across the organization
  • Review expense allocations and provide analysis to Management as requested
  • Perform daily and month end responsibilities associated with both regulated and non-regulated entities recording such transactions as income/expense accruals and prepaid asset amortization
  • Account for our physical overhead and operating leases and work with various groups (Systems / Real Estate / Finance) to provide on-going data and financial analysis
  • Assist with external audits including supporting the financial reporting team
  • Work with our tax department to provide information and collaborate in connection with various tax return calculations and filings
  • Collaborate with the Accounts Payable team to improve various deliverables that are provided to Management
  • Assist in the creation and design of automated reports requested by management
  • Test and utilize automated tools for reconciliation and profit reports. Automated tools can include utilizing Unix commands, SQL queries, and running scripts in Python
  • Work with relational databases and set up reports using simple SQL queries