Energy Impact Partners (EIP) is a global investment platform leading the transition to a sustainable energy future. EIP brings together bold entrepreneurs and some of the world’s most forward-looking energy and industrial companies to advance clean energy innovation. EIP has over $2 billion in assets under management and invests globally across venture, growth, and credit and infrastructure with has a team of more than 50 professionals.

EIP is seeking a Staff Accountant to join the growing Finance team led by the CFO and Assistant Controller. The Finance team works closely with the EIP investment, operations and investor relations teams and directly communicates with EIP’s Founder/CEO and COO. This position can be based in either Washington, DC or New York, NY.

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Cash monitoring and liquidity management including preparing and tracking investment funding and distributions
  • Assist in preparation of annual and quarterly financial statements for venture capital funds and management company
  • Prepare capital call and distribution notices and allocations for limited partner investors
  • Invoice and accounts payable management including expense tracking and bank account reconciliation
  • Prepare cash, accrual, and amortization journal entries
  • Assist with quarterly portfolio company valuation process and preparation of quarterly portfolio monitoring data for Senior Management
  • Monitor and respond to investor questions and requests
  • Assist investor relations team with due diligence information requests from investors during fundraising
  • Ad hoc responsibilities and analysis as needed

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting with exceptional academic performance
  • 0-2 years of accounting experience; fund accounting (venture capital or private equity) experience preferred
  • Superior organization and attention to detail
  • CPA or progress toward designation preferred
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Outlook and Word
  • Quickbooks experience preferred
  • High ethical standards
  • The ability to effectively multi-task, manage deadlines, learn quickly and communicate clearly

This position offers a comprehensive benefits package and compelling compensation including base salary, annual bonus and potential participation in fund carried interest programs.

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Staff Accountant