- £55,000 - £70,000 base plus package and bonus
Our client is a leading, European mid-market private equity firm. It has several billion Euros in Assets Under Management and is a well-established, successful firm with an excellent track record. They are currently raising a large new fund and growing the finance team as part of a drive to strengthen the firm's infrastructure and operational support.
This is a broad role which will give the appointee a very good perspective of the management company side of a private equity firm. The role will directly support an experienced Financial Controller as part of a small team. Day-to-day responsibilities include:
- Complete ownership in the preparation of all Corporate Management Accounts
- Assisting in preparing quarterly VAT returns
- Statutory reporting
- Maintenance of staff benefit arrangements for employees (pension, dental, optical, health insurance)
- Maintenance of statutory books for Group entities
- Investor drawdowns and distribution
- Assisting with fund flows on investments and divestments
- Bank account reconciliations
The ideal candidate will be a recently qualified ACCA or CIMA, who has gained hands-on experience training within an in-house finance team. A recently qualified ACA from a small-to-medium sized practice firm, with accounts preparation experience, could also prove to be a good fit for this.
To apply for this role, please use the Apply button, or alternatively, email your CV to Sean Keyes: email@example.com quoting reference SK52704.
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.