CFO/COO - Boutique fund manager

  • Highly competitive GBP
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Investment Management Partners
  • 10 Sep 18 2018-09-10

Our client a rapidly growing investment firm is hiring a CFO/COO based in London.

Our client is a new to market investment firm founded by a team coming out of a top tier investment bank. They have raised over $200mn in AUM in their first year and are looking to rapidly expand the business. 

The firm are currently looking for an experienced senior professional to head up their finance and operational function. This is a fantastic opportunity to join the firm at an exciting time and really add-value. The role will be very broad, but will include responsibility for:

  • Strategic involvement with other senior level officers (CIO, CRO and CEO) 
  • Oversight of trade operations 
  • Oversight of finance and accounting
  • Building of finance systems and processes, including automation where appropriate 
  • Tax
  • Company annual returns, quarterly reporting, management accounting and oversight of outsourced fund accounting 
  • Reporting for Bermuda and UK entities 
  • Building out of finance/operations team as the firm grows

 

Requirements

  • The role would likely be best suited to someone with substantial hands-on experience of working in a boutique fund management firm in a CFO/COO position or equivalent
  • ACA,ACA,CIMA or equivalent high desirable 
  • Experience of building a finance function within fund management 
  • Desire to "roll sleeves up" and work from the ground up
  • Accountancy expertise and background essential 
  • Understanding of tax essential