Corporate Accountant - Private Equity Firm

Job title : Corporate Accountant - Private Equity Firm
Location : London
Job-type : Permanent
Contact : Kylie Mackenzie
Call : Kylie
Email : email Kylie
Reference : J8797
THE SEARCH:

Altus Partners have partnered a well-established private equity house in a search to find a Newly Qualified Corporate Accountant. The firm is one of the most experienced investors and portfolio advisors in international private equity. They are an American owned business who were established in 1993. This role is a newly created hire as the firm is growing which will come with progression opportunities in the future.

THE ROLE:

You will be responsible for a range of accounting and operational responsibilities for a number of the entities falling under the corporate umbrella.

•Financial management of the corporate entities including UK corporate, LLPs, LPs and international entities (Singapore, US and Guernsey), and including outsourced entities;

•Assist with planning and preparation/review of year-end statutory accounts and audit;

•Review and oversight of work undertaken by assistant accountants;

•Preparation of regulatory reporting to international governing bodies (FCA, MAS, SEC and GFSC);

•Adhere to governance and financial control processes including review and update of finance policies and procedures;

•Planning and preparation for the year-end tax process (Singapore, UK, US and Guernsey);

•Assist with long-term incentive schemes (carried interest) for the entities;

•Maintain current and relevant systems including continuous improvement of processes and systems.

THE REQUIREMENTS:

•Ideally degree educated (equivalent)

•Accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)

•Private equity or Infrastructure industry desirable

•Previous experience of regulatory and statutory reporting for various entity types (Corporate, LLPs, LPs, overseas entities)

•Experience of dealing with multiple deadlines, and prioritising tasks

•Experience of team management / support of more junior team members

•Broad finance systems experience, with SunSystems knowledge preferable