U.S. Bank Jobs

Job Information

U.S. Bank Mutual Fund Administrator in Edison, New Jersey

At U.S. Bank, we’re on a journey to do our best. Helping the customers and businesses we serve to make better and smarter financial decisions and enabling the communities we support to grow and succeed. We believe it takes all of us to bring our shared ambition to life, and each person is unique in their potential. A career with U.S. Bank gives you a wide, ever-growing range of opportunities to discover what makes you thrive at every stage of your career. Try new things, learn new skills and discover what you excel at—all from Day One.

Job Description

As a Mutual Fund Administrator 3, you will help lead a servicing team who supports the day-to-day financial and compliance operations of a mutual fund, exchange-traded fund, closed end fund and/or business development company client. In Mutual Fund Administration, we value clients first and employees always. We take pride in doing the right thing each and every day in a fun, challenging and fulfilling environment. Our leadership and team mentors are committed to you and we will provide you with an array of resources and teaching methodologies to help your continued succession as a financial professional and leader.

As a Mutual Fund Administrator 3, you will spend key time:

  • Monitoring and reviewing a fund budget based on contractual agreements, fee proposals and expense activity trends.

  • Reviewing client board of directors meeting materials. This may involve attendance of client meetings and presentation of materials.

  • Reviewing financial statements (e.g., statement of assets and liabilities, schedule of investments, statement of operations, statement of changes in net assets, statement of cash flows and accompanying financial footnotes) for client shareholders and the SEC in order to comply with GAAP and regulatory reporting requirements. This process involves being the liaison between internal departments, external legal counsel, fund auditors and our clients.

  • Reviewing portfolio compliance to ensure fund adherence to the Investment Company Act of 1940, stated prospectus limitations and internal revenue code guidelines.

  • Leading the financial reporting filing requirements for a client’s fiscal year.

  • Mentoring teammates or in certain cases direct reports.

  • Communicating with investment advisor clients.

  • Helping lead the coordination of ad-hoc projects which can include trust and fund launches, fund M&A activity and fund liquidations.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance, or equivalent work experience

  • Five to seven years of related work experience

Preferred Skills/Experience

  • Proven knowledge of investments and security types

  • Keen understanding of legal, regulatory and accounting principles

  • Acknowledgement of ethics and compliance

  • Organized an attentive to detail

  • Ability to lead and manage multiple tasks, projects and deadlines simultaneously

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Proficient computer navigation skills

  • Intermediate to expert Microsoft Excel ability

  • Ability to understand complex concepts

If there’s anything we can do to accommodate a disability during any portion of the application or hiring process, please refer to our disability accommodations for applicants (https://careers.usbank.com/global/en/disability-accommodations-for-applicants) .

Learn how the way we work at U.S. Bank (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/prod/UBNAGLOBAL/documents/Thewaywework-1666895142717.pdf) drives meaningful relationships with our customers and collaboration across the company.


Our approach to benefits and total rewards considers our team members’ whole selves and what may be needed to thrive in and outside work. That's why our benefits are designed to help you and your family boost your health, protect your financial security and give you peace of mind. Our benefits include the following (some may vary based on role, location or hours):

  • Healthcare (medical, dental, vision)

  • Basic term and optional term life insurance

  • Short-term and long-term disability

  • Pregnancy disability and parental leave

  • 401(k) and employer-funded retirement plan

  • Paid vacation (from two to five weeks depending on salary grade and tenure)

  • Up to 11 paid holiday opportunities

  • Adoption assistance

  • Sick and Safe Leave accruals of one hour for every 30 worked, up to 80 hours per calendar year unless otherwise provided by law

EEO is the Law

U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors. Applicants can learn more about the company’s status as an equal opportunity employer by viewing the federal KNOW YOUR RIGHTS (https://eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/2022-10/EEOC_KnowYourRights_screen_reader_10_20.pdf) EEO poster.


U.S. Bank participates in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security E-Verify program in all facilities located in the United States and certain U.S. territories. The E-Verify program is an Internet-based employment eligibility verification system operated by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Learn more about the E-Verify program (https://careers.usbank.com/verification-of-eligibility-for-employment) .

The salary range reflects figures based on the primary location, which is listed first. The actual range for the role may differ based on the location of the role. In addition to salary, US Bank offers a comprehensive benefits package, including incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase 401k contribution and pension (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). Pay Range: $71,485.00 - $84,100.00 - $92,510.00