GBP70000 - 90000 / annum
City of London
1st February 2018
ROBERT HALF FINANCIAL SERVICES ARE RECRUITING FOR A MAJOR INTERNATIONAL PRIVATE EQUITY FIRM BASED IN THE WEST END OF LONDON, SEEKING QUALIFIED FUND CONTROLLER TO JOIN GROWING TEAM.
About the firm
- This firm, founded over 25 years ago have offices globally including Madrid, Stockholm, Shanghai and New York.
- They have recently raised over €5bn for its latest fund, six months ahead of target, hence the need for this new position.
- They have a diverse investment portfolio ranging from; Consumer, Financial Services, Software, Manufacturing & Industrials, Media & Technology and Healthcare.
- The finance team has a flat structure which means lots of exposure to senior members of staff and front office investment team.
About the role
- Accounting for all co-investment vehicles and funding SPV's.
- Assisting with year-end accounting for other Fund related entities.
- Review of Quarterly reports in accordance with agreed timetables.
- Review Fund holdings and investment structures including completion of investment register.
- Monitoring Fund bridge facility covenants and impact of cash flow forecasts.
- Assist with Fund Treasury including usage of Fund bridge facilities.
- Assist with managing Fund FX exposures and hedging.
- Assist with Fund valuations including liaison with Fund auditors.
- Building professional relationships with the Investor Relations, Tax and Legal teams.
- Qualified accountant, at least 4 years post qualified.
- Preferably degree qualified, the individual will be expected to have a sound knowledge of Private Equity and Fund documentation.
- Competency with Excel spreadsheets is paramount - intermediate to advanced excel knowledge.
Package and benefits on offer
- Competitive base salary
- 30-50% bonus achievable
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