Fund Accountant

European Real Estate Fund

Ref: AB51517

£50,000 - £60,000

My client is the European Real Estate arm of a global investment business who are seeking to appoint a qualified accountant with M&A tax experience. The role sits within the finance team and will have a strong transactions focus.


This opportunity will offer a broad remit across most aspects of finance at both a fund & investment level, with a strong emphasis towards supporting the deals team with transaction execution. Responsibilities include:

  • Supporting the investment team on the execution of deals, from both a tax and an accounting perspective
  • Overseeing and maintaining the fund reporting and accounting for all fund subsidiaries
  • Managing relationships with third party fund administrators and other external advisors
  • Fund liquidity management
  • Oversight of tax across existing investments
  • Production of quarterly accounts


The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant with an ACA/ACCA and M&A tax experience. Real estate experience is desirable, as is an understanding of pan-European Fund structures, European GAAPs and US GAAP. The successful candidate will have strong communication skills, be able to work under pressure and will have the ability to problem solve through rigorous analytical approach.

To apply for this role, please use the Apply button, or alternatively, email your CV to Annabel Bateman: quoting reference AB51517.

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.

Walker Hamill has been the leading recruiter of Finance Directors, Financial Controllers and Fund Accountants to UK and European private equity firms for 30 years. We work with a highly diversified client group, including buyout funds of all sizes, growth & venture capital investors, real estate funds, co-investment vehicles, secondaries funds and fund of funds. Headquartered in London, we have additional offices in continental Europe. For more information, please see

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