• Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 16 Jan 18

Finance Director / Financial Controller, New Private Equity Fund, London, UK

Reference: 6146 /6C

Our client in looking for either a Finance Director or Financial Controller to be the number two to the CFO. This will be an incredibly broad role covering everything from deal support, oversight of external advisors and administrators as well as implementation and improvement of processes and procedures. The fund is still in the fund raising process of their first fund, this is therefore an ideal time to join and help shape the fund

Our client is destined to be an impressive fund, the founding partners all possess an enviable track record and are some of the top performers in their field. The foundations and frameworks of the fund have been set and they are now ready to bring in exceptional talent to help facilitate the growth of the fund. The CFO is looking for a high calibre number two who will either be a Finance Director or Financial Controller. The fund will run with an outsourced model allowing the internal team to do more higher level tasks and constantly add value.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Managing the working capital and cash position of the business and the funds
  • Assisting the deal team with due diligence, fund, tax and deal structuring
  • Contributing to the budget and forecasting process and to the strategic planning and development of the business
  • FCA compliance monitoring under the direction of the CFO and in conjunction with the outsourced compliance advisory firm
  • Oversight of outsourced administrators and advisors


YOUR PROFILE:

  • ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualification or similar required
  • Experience working within the finance department of an illiquid fund
  • Luxembourg fund experience preferred

 

 

Recruiters Reference: 6146 /6C