Accounting/Finance Intern

Artisan Partners Milwaukee , WI 53201

Posted 2 months ago

Artisan Partners is seeking a driven Accounting/Finance Intern to join our Securities and Trade Operations team. The internship offers the opportunity to get firsthand exposure to the inner workings of a global investment management firm and will include a broad range of experiences including: assisting with oversight of service provider relationships in the areas of accounting, custody, transfer agency, expense management, security pricing and financial reporting responsibilities. We are seeking a candidate with a long term interest in an accounting career coupled with a strong desire to learn and contribute.

Responsibilities

The candidate can expect to assist with:

  • Daily valuation tasks, including validation of security prices and resolution of pricing exceptions resulting from internal tolerance checks

  • The review of annual and semi-annual reports for all vehicle types, including tying out financial data to supporting ledgers and resolving inquiries from external auditors

  • Oversight of external vendors; primarily fund administrators, fund accounting agents, custodians and pricing agents

  • Preparation of quarterly board materials

  • Miscellaneous projects as needed

Qualifications

The successful candidate is currently pursuing an undergraduate business degree in accounting or finance with demonstrated academic achievement. Additionally, the ideal candidate will possess:

  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail

  • Dedication to quality and good work ethic

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, especially Excel

  • Desire to learn the investment management industry

Artisan Partners Limited Partnership is an equal opportunity employer.


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