The appointee will undertake a broad role. You will be responsibile for managing a team to ensure that all reporting requirements are met, including for the year-end accounts (IFRS and UKGAAP) as well as the quarterly bank reporting and for investors. You will be expected to work closely with the business to understand the investments and ensure accounting and reporting reflects reality. Moreover, you will be expected to perform analysis of financial information as well as reviewing management accounts and reporting for allocated deals. You're responsibilities will be across multiple investments with the various funds managed by the firm.
The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) with an excellent academic track record. Experience in real estate / property accounting is essential. You must also be self-motivated, attentive to detail and enjoy a small, entrepreneurial and collegial environment.
Walker Hamill has been the leading recruiter of Finance Directors, Financial Controllers and Fund Accountants to UK and European private equity firms for almost 30 years. We work with a highly diversified client group, including buyout funds of all sizes, growth & venture capital investors, real estate funds, co-investment vehicles, secondaries funds and fund of funds. We have offices in the UK, Switzerland and Australia. For further information, please see http://www.walkerhamill.com