Financial Controller, Private Equity, Fantastic Opportunity

  • £50,000-£55,000 + Bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Carnegie Consulting
  • 20 Sep 17

Our client is specialist Private Equity business based in central London. Due to growth in the business a number 2 to the CFO is sought in a very broad role covering management accounting, fund accounting and other commercial activities. A newly/recently qualified accountant is required (ACA/ACCA/CIMA).

The Role:

  • To undertake all aspects of legal entity accounting for UK based Advisor and parent entities, including management and statutory reporting

  • To operate, maintain and supervise key financial controls on an effective and timely basis

  • To prepare and co-ordinate reporting of individual and corporate tax

  • To assist in reviewing legal, tax and secretarial matters 

  • To communicate closely with internal stake holders, external fund administrators and other professional counterparties

  • To support ongoing system development

  • To assist with compliance oversight & FCA reporting

​Requirements:

  • You must be a fully qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • You are likely to be newly/recently qualified
  • Experience in Practice or from the Investment Management industry would be ideal, especially if you come from a smaller business
  • Be enthusiatic and willing to learn new skills
  • Have excellent attention to detail

The Opportunity:

  • This person will work on a 1:1 basis with a highly experienced CFO in what will be a 2 person Finance team, meaning you will receive excellent and focussed training and development
  • What sets this role apart from others is the breadth of responsibilities, covering all accounting duties as well as working closely with the deal teams
  • A great 1st role out of practice or a step-up from your existing role in industry