Finance Manager Fund Operations, Top Tier Private Equity Fund, London, UK

PER, Private Equity Recruitment
London, United Kingdom
18 Jan 2023
17 Feb 2023
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time

About our client
We are partnering with a market leading Private Equity fund on an exciting opportunity to join their Fund Operations function, based in London. In this brand new role you will work across the finance department, regularly liaising with SPV's and administrators across jurisdictions as well as working on technology improvement, FP&A and general fund operations. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a top-tier Private Equity fund in a hollistic role with great progression opportunities.
What the job involves
  • Oversee and manage certain fund service providers to ensure performance and fees are in line with agreed service levels
  • Key point of contact between external stakeholders of administrators, portfolio company and other advisors to ensure alignment on managing the EMEA SPV structures
  • Continually look for ways to build upon the role and alleviate the pressure on the deal teams where Finance can add value
  • Collate quarterly Finance KPI's across a breadth of activity for management reporting
  • Assist with projects and ad hoc requests as needed, including; automation of processes, new system implementation
  • Approve budgets at close and review periodically by exception to ensure adequate control
Who we are looking for
  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified Accountant
  • Confident in dealing with people across all levels of the firm
  • Engaging personality who build relationships easily
  • Ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team
  • Experience working within a financial services environment or comparable corporate environment
  • S4-Hana, PowerBI, and/or SAP BPC experience helpful
  • Professional demeanour, driven to succeed and willing to take ownership