Financial Controller (Real Estate) - Large cap Private Equity group

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Arkesden Finance
  • 19 Nov 18

Arkesden Partners have been mandated by the client to find a Financial Controller for their lean operations team. The company has a track record of investments across US, Asia and Europe with coverage across real estate, industrials, TMT and healthcare. The business are looking for a Financial Controller to have an oversight of their Real Estate sector of the business in which invests within the ranges of £20-50 million.

Location: London

Job Description:

The client are looking for an individual with a strong real estate background to join the business in this newly created position to have a complete oversight of a newly raised fund.

Our client are a global leading Private Equity group with over 20 raised funds and £30billion in raised capital. With over 10 offices globally and 400 staff, they are a global player within the Private Equity space and looking to expand the business and grow across Europe.



- Oversight and ownership of financial operations, reporting and compliance

- Working alongside the deal and corporate finance team to provide financial expertise to investors.

- Full European coverage with a strong focus on Western Europe. 

- Preparing of financial and portfolio information for Board and Management meetings.

- Annual budget and monthly forecasting/reforecasting.

- Modelling Fund Performance and carried interest calculations.



- 8-12 years' relevant experience with a strong focus on Real Estate (individuals with 12+ years' experience will also be considered).

- ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified is required.

- Exposure or knowledge of Corporate Finance is desirable.

- Proficiency in financial software use, with excel and financial modelling experience.

- Languages: English is essential, European languages would be advantageous, but not required.