Head of Private Equity Fund Control - Asset Management - London

  • GBP100000 - GBP120000 per annum
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Twenty Recruitment Group
  • 12 Apr 18 2018-04-12

A dynamic alternatives asset manager are taking the opportunity of an internal move to hire a forward-thinking, proactive Head of Private Equity Fund Control.

A well-established, dynamic alternatives asset manager are taking the opportunity of an internal move to hire a forward-thinking, proactive Head of Private Equity Fund Control. The firm are midway through implementing a rapid growth strategy and require a candidate with ambition to complement theirs.

Overall, the role will involve:

  • Implementing rigorous accounting, tax and regulatory controls upon all investment activities
  • Work closely with teams both internally and externally (namely Deals, Investor Relations, Tax and Legal) to organise deals end-to-end
  • Advise on key fund structuring activities to maximise the potential for a desirable outcome for both investors and the firm
  • Lead a team responsible for quarterly reporting, valuations, management fee analysis, carry reporting and analysis (at fund level)
  • Understand internal business reporting requires to inform the development of new MI reporting procedures

Success in this role requires:

  • A commercially aligned Chartered Accountant (someone who is able to blend a strong controls/audit background with a proven commercial mindset)
  • Demonstrable management experience across international locations (other European offices as a minimum)
  • An encyclopedic knowledge of 'all things private equity' to be able to credibly influence and guide those with their own strong private equity pedigree
  • A combination of enthusiasm, ambition and commitment to retain a working culture that is transparent, energetic and collaborative

For more information, please reach out to Robynne McPadden at Twenty Investment Management.