A Financial Accountant is sought by a boutique Private Equity backed Investment Advisory firm. Boasting a management team that is unrivalled in its sector, the firm supports strategic partnerships with various overseas ventures within the natural resources & related sectors and is keenly looking for others.
The Financial Accountant position is the first external hire aimed at supporting their main venture and it is a wonderful opportunity for someone to make a real name for themselves. Reporting to the Corporate Finance Lead, the role will cover:
Producing financial statements for a range of investment vehicles (limited partnerships and companies) in several jurisdictions; perform quarterly and / or annual reporting required.
Contributing to written commentary on the performance of investments where required
Preparing technical IFRS accounting / audit papers to document and explain often complex transactions (e.g. investment acquisitions, disposals and reclassifications).
Liaising with external service providers e.g. investment administrators & company auditors.
Supporting the investment valuations process for financial and investor reporting purposes.
Deal execution support (structuring, financial due diligence and other relevant support).
Assisting in preparing investment presentations for investment committee and investors.
A range of other tasks to support a dynamic, fast-growing business.
The successful candidate for the post of Financial Accountant will be:
An ACA from a Big 4 or Top 6 firm; exposure to clients in either private equity and / or natural resources would be a bonus.
A highly organised, technically strong individual who enjoys a varied role and working under pressure.
Someone who enjoys working with occasional ambiguity and is a demonstrable self-starter.
Tenacious, ambitious and comfortable operating at Board / Investor level