Fund Accountant

Kuala Lumpur


4- 6 years

Seniority level

Mid-senior level

Employment type


The opportunity

As a Fund Accountant, you will report directly to the Financial Controller. You will collaborate with talented colleagues across the company to help manage fund accounting, post-trade operations, reporting, and for various clients. This role is a means to make a difference: together with the Finance team, you will be a core member of running our fund administration operations and creating infrastructure.


  • Maintain accuracy and provide key reporting, including the monthly and annual financial statements, tax compliance responsibilities, and treasury management related to our investment funds (across multiple asset classes and geographies).
  • Work closely with our service providers to ensure policies and internal control standards are being followed.
  • Develop and monitor daily and monthly reconciliations between internal records, prime brokers, counterparties, banks, and the fund administrator.
  • Maintain the internal accounting system, produce daily and monthly trading profit and loss reports and AUM reports, and confirm settlement activity across trading strategies.
  • Manage projects including efficiency initiatives, global fixed income trading efforts, new broker/trading counterparty onboarding, and researching/implementing new product launches.
  • Aid with quarterly reporting to the Limited Partners.
  • Other regulatory filings and other housekeeping tasks as needed to maintain funds.
  • Handle sensitive information and document requests from third-party administrators.
  • Correspond with stakeholders’ requests regarding fund information.


  • At least four years of experience at a private fund.
  • Thorough understanding of financial reporting and its application to investment management funds.
  • Experience working with enterprise-level accounting software.
  • Advanced abilities in Microsoft Excel.
  • Experience automating manual processes (preferred).
  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Finance, or Accounting.

Our values

We get things done.

We don't look at challenges and say that they're someone else's job—we find a way.

We get things right.

It’s all about trust. We make no compromise in standards of integrity in all of our actions.

We change thing.

We embrace change and the opportunities it creates and always seek to improve.


First Digital Trust is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work environment. We're always on the lookout for talented, passionate people and encourage applications from all backgrounds regardless of age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, parental status, race or religion. If you need reasonable accommodation at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know.