Newly-Qualified Financial Controller - Private Equity

B&FS Finance
13 Jan 2018
30 Jan 2018
Contract type
Full time

My client, a leading Private Equity firm are currently seeking a Financial Controller to join their London Finance team and work in a very hands–on role. The role will report to the CFO and includes the following responsibilities:

– Financial management of the management company, including but not limited to:

  • Assisting with cash flow and budget management
  • Assisting with financial control and accounts payable tasks (including payroll, taxes, VAT, returns)
  • Accounting and book keeping
  • Assisting with Consolidation of accounts across multiple jurisdictions
  • Statutory reporting and coordination of annual audits
  • Assisting with setting and reviewing annual budgets, forecasts and re–forecasts
  • Maintaining accountancy and budgeting systems and policies

– Assisting with the asset management of current and future portfolio investments including but not limited to:

  • Accounting and other financial analysis tasks
  • Portfolio performance monitoring and management
  • Development and maintenance of financial models
  • Portfolio valuations
  • Support Acquisition and Legal teams in financial, tax and structuring due diligence

– Financial support and management of fund administration including but not limited to:

  • Liaising on a regular basis with overseas fund administration providers, external auditors, portfolio level finance teams
  • Maintaining the accounts of the fund and associated entities
  • Calculation of drawdowns and distributions
  • Investor and board reporting
  • Regulatory compliance

If the role is of further interest please send your CV to for an introductory conversation.