Head of Finance, Private Equity, Exclusive Opportunity

  • £120k-£150k + Excellent Bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Carnegie Consulting
  • 17 Nov 17 2017-11-17

Our client is a well established Private Equity firm based in central London. A new role has been created to manage the financial operations of the business. This will involve overseeing both management accounting and fund reporting and supporting the CFO on a variety of commercial initiatives and projects.

The Role:

  • Oversee the teams responsible for management accounting and fund reporting, ensuring that the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting cycles are managed in a timely and accurate manner
  • Work closely with the Controllers to aid their professional development
  • Manage all relevant statutory reporting, tax and treasury activities
  • Be the main liaison with the auditors over the year-end process
  • Support the CFO on a variety of activities. Projects will include improving the use and efficiencies of new systems, processes and procedures
  • Overall, to be in charge of all day-to-day financial activities


  • You must be a highly qualfiied accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • You must have relevant experience from the Private Equity sector and from an "in-house " role
  • Stronger preference for someone who has performed and managed a Fund Accounting function. This role therefore is a definitive step-up from your current Financial/Fund Controller role
  • This role is ideally suited to someone from a larger firm looking to move to a bigger and broader role in a smaller business
  • Have very well developed management and overall people skills

The Opportunity:

  • To work under a highly experienced CFO
  • To take the next step-up in your career
  • Definitely CV enhancing
  • Helping to move your career to a future CFO role