Austin, TX

Pennybacker Capital is seeking a Senior Fund Accountant to join its dynamic, entrepreneurial team located in Austin, Texas.  Pennybacker Capital is a rapidly growing private equity firm that invests in real assets in high growth markets of the United States.  Pennybacker’s stellar reputation of performance and integrity has produced a stable investor base with major institutional investors and family offices.  We are looking for a highly motivated, qualified professional with a proven track record of achievement and teamwork to join our Finance, Accounting, and Investor Reporting team.  The ideal candidate will share Pennybacker’s philosophy of integrity, transparency, and honesty.


  • Assist in all fund-level operating activities including investment funding, cash transactions, fund-level cash needs, and line of credit administration/debt compliance.
  • Liaison with third party fund administrator on preparation of capital calls, distributions, quarterly financial statements, line of credit activity, fund waterfalls, management fee calculations and ad hoc investor requests.
  • Coordinate with outside CPA firm on annual audit and tax return preparation.
  • Assist in preparing fund-level performance metrics.
  • Identify and recommend enhancements regarding processes and controls.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by the Managing Director, Head of Accounting


  • Undergraduate degree in accounting; advanced degree or CPA preferred
  • Highly organized and detail oriented with the ability to multi-task, communicate effectively, and balance competing priorities
  • Strong technical skills in accounting and finance with advanced knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint and Word.  CPA or CPA candidate strongly preferred
  • 3+ years of accounting experience with a mix of public accounting (with investment management or fund related clients) and/or fund administration experience, commercial real estate or other investment/finance related area; exposure to private equity, partnership accounting and real estate a plus
  • Familiar with K-1’s, Texas Franchise Tax, and various other State/Federal Fillings.
  • Confident under pressure and comfortable meeting deadlines with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Team player who is comfortable being in a support role and comfortable accepting and providing constructive feedback


To be considered for this position, please take the following steps:

  1. Email your information to
  2. In addition to providing your resumé, applicants are also required to take the behavioral assessment located here.

The behavioral assessment should take less than 10 minutes to complete. It is not a test, and there are no right or wrong answers.

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