• Competitive + Strong Bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Mondrian Alpha Recruitment Solutions
  • 2018-07-16

Fund/Financial Controller (Boutique Hedge Fund - No1 in Finance - CFO Progression)

Location:  London, England, United Kingdom
Salary: Competitive + Strong Bonus

A highly regarded boutique hedge fund is looking for an Accountant with hedge fund experience for a Fund/Financial Controller position with the view of developing into the CFO of the business in the medium term.

The client is very established and they have a tight nit and small team. Based in the West End and about to launch a new UCITS fund it is an exciting time to join this growing business.

The role reports directly to the COO where you will be the lead finance professional in the firm. You will have oversight of the administrators and be lead on the NAV and audit process. It will be expected that you help drive the process improvement process. The role will also involve the Financial Control of the management company.

Outside of conventional finance responsibilities you will have a wide remit assisting the Operations team, as well as ad-hoc responsibilities across tax, legal, compliance and marketing projects.

The successful candidate will have fund accounting experience (ideally in a hedge fund) but they are prepared to teach the Financial control remit on the job. This is an exciting opportunity with the client willing to give an impressive individual the chance to step up into a Head of Finance role. Ideally, you will have derivatives knowledge and be an outgoing and confident individual that can face off to traders and the CEO daily. This individual will have the opportunity to grow into the CFO of the firm in the medium term.

 

Requirements

Strong academic profile

Qualified Accountant

Fund Accounting experience (ideally hedge fund)

Strong Excel

Confident and strong communicator

 

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