This is a unique opportunity to join an early stage venture capital fund manager. Following a successful first fund raise they are now closing their second fund at £50 million and looking to expand the team.
A broad and varied role, this will provide a fantastic first step into the sector for those either looking to move out of practice or progress their career within PE/VC following qualification. The appointee will gain excellent exposure to all areas of fund finance, as well as investor reporting, valuations and deal support. Key responsibilities include:
We are looking for a newly qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) from either an audit background in practice or a Private Equity fund. The successful candidate will demonstrate a desire to start a career within Private Equity and undertake a broad and hands-on role. You must have a strong academic track record, good verbal and written communication skills, as well as excellent attention to detail.
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Please note that due to the expected volume of applications, we will only be able to respond to those candidates whose experience matches the requirements of our client. We are sorry, but if you have not heard from us within the next ten days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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