AMD, GSAM, Renewable Power, Financial Operations, Analyst

Location(s) US-FL-West Palm Beach
Job ID
2021-70511
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Analyst
Function(s)
Investment Management
Region
Americas
Division
Consumer and Wealth Management
Business Unit
Renewable Power Group
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

GSAM

Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) is one of the world’s leading investment managers. GSAM provides institutional and individual investors with investment and advisory solutions, with strategies spanning asset classes, industries, and geographies.  We help our clients navigate today’s dynamic markets, and identify the opportunities that shape their portfolios and long-term investment goals. We extend these global capabilities to the world’s leading pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, central banks, insurance companies, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, individuals and family offices.

OUR IMPACT

 

The Renewable Power Group (“RPG") is a rapidly growing team which invests client capital in clean energy assets, including solar, storage and wind. The team sits within Goldman Sachs Asset Management (“GSAM”) Credit Alternatives, a boutique investment platform with greater than $10 billion of investable capital. RPG benefits from an experienced team of industry veterans and significant financial backing which has resulted in meaningful growth since the team was founded in 2017. We have long term plans to be among the world’s largest owners and operators of clean energy assets, and are therefore looking to hire a Fund Controller to help establish and lead a new team of project accountants within RPG which will be responsible for managing all aspects of project level financial accounting for assigned funds, including maintenance of books and records, financial reporting and overseeing, accounts receivable and accounts payable processes, and support annual financial statement audits at the fund and Renewable Power Group levels.  

 

YOUR IMPACT

You will play an instrumental role, working closely with the Renewable Power Group’s Head Controller, Asset Management team, and the Goldman Sachs Investment Accounting team to manage all aspects of project level financial accounting for the RPG asset fleet.  You will be part of a new team within a growing, entrepreneurial business.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

 

Responsibilities:

  • Entry level accounting for RPG's renewable energy projects, including asset level data uploads, journal entry preparation and input, monthly/quarterly close procedures and financial statement preparation
  • Ad hoc requests for entity financial data utilizing Excel and other applications
  • Invoicing of counterparties and ongoing oversight of accounts receivable 
  • Processing of accounts payable for the projects
  • Prepare data to support the quarterly annual financial statement audit process and the quarterly and annual requests from internal teams
  • Satisfaction of various internal and external reporting requirements
  • Interface with other support areas, including asset management, investment accounting, tax, financial reporting and regulatory controllers

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree (U.S. or equivalent) in Accounting
  • Background in renewable energy accounting or experience at a large public accounting firm preferred
  • Dedication to continuous process improvement
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work both collaboratively and independently
  • Highly organized and proven ability to meet tight deadlines
  • Strong analytical/logical mindset and attention to detail
  • Proficiency in Excel
  • Interest in renewable energy a plus

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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