• Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 13 Sep 17

Financial Controller, Mid Market Private Equity Fund, London

Reference: 5992 /6C

Are you an experienced Private Equity Corporate or Management Accountant looking to move into a dynamic and growing Fund? A high performing Private Equity Firm based in the heart of London are looking to expand their finance team. They are seeking a high calibre Accountant to look after the LP's accounts and assist with the launch of a new fund

This is an exciting opportunity for a Corporate/Management Accountant to join a Private Equity Firm based in the heart of London. This is an interesting role in a substantial fund within its sector that will be expanding during the next twelve months. You will have significant involvement in the build out of new processes and procedures. You will also be working very closely with the senior members of the finance team and there will be a lot of contact with the partners and the rest of the investment team.


  • Overall responsibility over the books and records of the advisory entity, maintaining all internal controls and finance processes
  • Responsibility over the annual financials and audit of the advisor entity
  • Enhance the management reporting and the budgeting processes, oversight of overall cost management and oversight of management fee calculations
  • LLP members’ monthly drawings and tax reconciliations
  • Transfer pricing review of the LLP and keeping up-to-date on partner tax issues
  • Oversight over payroll and compensation and answering tax questions on the same


  • Experience in Private Equity Accounting, ideally for offshore funds
  • A demonstrably analytical approach
  • Hold a recognised accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA etc.)
  • An interest in Private Equity



Recruiters Reference: 5992 /6C