Salary: £60k - £100k pa + Benefits and Bonus
This is a retained assignment for a leading US Private Equity house that has a European HQ. They are looking for a commercial Financial Controller; someone who wants to get closer to the deals, is familiar with different fund structures and can be relied upon to successfully review the work of the Fund Accountants.
This Private Equity house has several successful credit funds in the US and they are on their third European fund, with a fourth in sight. Their European investments focus on a mix Private Equity (LBO and MBO) and Distressed deals. The successful candidate will get exposure to these deals.
This role is away from the number crunching. You will be responsible for reviewing, not preparing, the fund accounts to give you time to focus on supporting transactions through fund structuring and valuation work. You will also be expected to take part in the preparing of the on going budgeting and forecasting of all the European Funds.
This is a commercial role that is suited to someone with between 3 and 7 years post qualified experience. The rest of the team is ACA so this is preferred however; they are open if someone has irresistible experience. The salary is open, competitive and dependant on a candidate's current salary. They will always provide an increase and the bonus will be around 30%-50%.