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General Information

Location
New York
Business Unit
Corporate Group
Ref #
3282
Date published
17-Jun-2024

Description & Requirements

Analyst
New York, NY

About Fortress
Fortress Investment Group LLC is a leading, highly diversified global investment manager with approximately $48 billion of assets under management as of December 31, 2023. Founded in 1998, Fortress manages assets on behalf of approximately 1,900 institutional clients and private investors worldwide across a range of credit and real estate, private equity and permanent capital investment strategies. For additional information on Fortress, please visit www.fortress.com.  

About The Position
As an Analyst on the Corporate Accounting team, you will assist in the management company monthly close process, relevant account reconciliations and analyses and preparation of Head Office financial reporting, US GAAP consolidated financial statements, and various foreign and domestic subsidiaries’ statutory reporting. 

Responsibilities 
Review, prepare and post monthly journal entries
Prepare and analyze monthly and quarterly account reconciliations
Perform financial analyses, including balance sheet and income statement fluctuations analyses
Close general ledger monthly and prepare for internal and external reporting
Assist with the preparation and review of submissions to the ultimate parent company on an IFRS basis
Prepare and tie out GAAP financial statement support documentation
Assist in the preparation of foreign or domestic regulatory filings and census surveys
Assist in the assessment of internal controls
Work closely with internal and external auditors, assist in the quarterly review and year-end audit process
Ad-hoc assignments and special projects

Qualifications
A Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting
1-3 years of public and/or private accounting experience or accounting experience in a financial services company
A CPA is a plus
Process and controls experience is a plus
Lawson general ledger system experience is a plus
Bright, quick learner, motivated
Ability to multitask and prioritize
Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills
Excellent communication and analytical abilities
Ability to work in a collaborative environment
Strong Excel skills
Willingness to roll up your sleeves
The base salary range for this position is expected to be between $85,000 and $95,000.
The base salary range proposed for this role has been set forth to comply with local law, but salary is only one element of the total compensation for this role. The base salary range suggested above does not include compensation elements such as bonuses, overtime and deferred cash (each of which are applicable in certain roles), benefits, perquisites, and company contributions to employee 401(k) accounts. Such other pay components often result in total compensation materially exceeding base salary for a particular role. Total compensation as well as base salary for a role depend in part upon individual performance, years of service, experience, geographic considerations, the performance and the needs of particular business units, company performance, and general market conditions.
Fortress Investment Group LLC collectively with its subsidiaries and operating affiliates is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.