- £60,000 - £70,000
We’re recruiting an Assistant Manager on behalf of a rapidly growing fund administrator. Our client specialises in providing fund services to top tier private equity, real estate, infrastructure and debt funds. This role will sit within the real estate side of the business.
The successful candidate will be responsible for servicing the needs of a portfolio of real estate fund clients, as well as managing a small team of fund accountants. The role involves review, management and responsibility for accounting and administration services, so the appointee must have strong technical experience and attention to detail. This role will best suit someone who enjoys the challenge of providing technical and operational solutions to clients. The company have an emphasis on professional development, with clear internal progression.
Key responsibilities include:
- Tracking financial performance of the funds, assisting with calls and distributions and interpretation of agreements
- Dealing with accounting and other client related issues
- Organising take-on and set-up of new clients
- Responsibility for maintaining and developing processes and standardisation of client deliverables
- Building, mentoring and motivating a client servicing team of fund accountants
- Audit engagement management and liaison
The appointee will have strong technical skills, as well as experience managing teams and mentoring individuals. The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant with an ACA/ACCA (or equivalent) and at least 3 years of accounting experience within either practice or a private equity fund. Excellent academics and strong communication skills are required.
To apply for this role, please use the Apply button, or alternatively, email your CV to Annabel Bateman: email@example.com quoting reference AB52067.
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 over 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 www.walkerhamill.com.