Job Overview

Financial Controller, Private Equity Real Estate

Location: London, England Salary: £Negotiable + Benefits + Bonus
Type: Permanent Contact: Glen Roberts
Posted: about 1 year ago

A Mayfair based property investment boutique are looking to appoint an experienced and ambitious Financial Controller to take on a key leadership role in the business. The company own a portfolio of mainly UK and European commercial real estate with a successful track record of exits and plans to fund raise again in the next 12-18 months. Finance is a close knit team who are highly embedded in the business with a sociable and down to earth culture.

This role would best suit someone from a private equity or property/real estate fund who has experience in fund accounting who is looking for a role that offers the opportunity to get involved in all aspects of finance and deal support.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Fund Accounting oversight - mostly outsourced
  • Corporate Accounting - review of junior team members work
  • Middle office - portfolio monitoring, valuations, financial modelling
  • Transaction support and ad hoc assistance to the investment team

Your background:

  • Qualified Accountant or equivalent with a background in fund accounting in either private equity or property/real estate investments
  • Ideally some exposure to more than just the pure accounting side, be that performance or portfolio reporting or valuations
  • Excellent communication skills, approachable and adaptable personality; adept at building up relationships with stakeholders both internally and externally

Salary on offer is £80-90K base (DOE) plus bonus in the 30-50% expectation range. 

Please apply online for immediate consideration or for more information or a confidential discuss please contact me direclty. 

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