Our client is a private equity mid-market investment fund that is on an extremely exciting growth trajectory since it's recent set up and is on course to become one of Europe's leading funds in years to come. As part of their growth plans, they are looking to add a recently qualified accountant to the team to assist in their fund finance capabilities.
The firm invest across a wide variety of sectors and typically look to grow their portfolio through buy and build strategies as well as M&A expansions. They are backed by some of the biggest names in the industry and as such are well capitalised and on course for a busy few years.
As part of this growth, they are looking to add a qualified accountant to their busy finance team with remit over fund finance reporting, the quarterly valuation process for portfolio companies, cashflow forecasting / budget analysis and lots of ad-hoc project work as the team continues to build out the function to a best-in-class team.
The successful appointee will be:
- ACA/ACCA qualified in a Big 4 or mid-tier environment
- Private Equity experience either through a fund finance team or as audit clients desirable
- Keen interest in the industry
- Ability to manage workload efficiently
- Excellent presentation skills
You must be eligible to work in the UK and hold the relevant accounting qualifications.
To apply for this role, please use the Apply button, or alternatively, email your CV to Holly Cousin: firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting reference HC51595.
Please note that due to the expected volume of applications, we will only be able to respond to those candidates whose experience matches the requirements of our client. We are sorry, but if you have not heard from us within the next ten days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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