Our client is a market leading provider of investment capital to SMEs across UK and Europe, with an impressive track record of working with entrepreneurial management teams to deliver long-term growth.

They are now seeking a Financial Controller to work closely with the CFO and Investment team to deliver an improved internal controls environment to support ongoing expansion.

Reporting directly to the CFO and general council, the two key deliverables will be supporting fund administrative and accounting functions across multiple entities and to improve compliance responsibilities within the firm. Day-to-day, the Financial Controller will be responsible for;

• Monthly and quarterly investor reporting
• Preparing month end bank reconciliations
• Updated cash flow spreadsheets
• Preparation of annual accounts for all funds and group companies
• Investment call execution (authorisation of fund application requests, coordinate capital calls, maintain draw down sheets, etc)
• Maintaining the quarterly FSA compliance document
• Assist year end fund audits
• Ad hoc project work

Applicants should be a fully qualified accountant (ideally top 4 trained) with strong interpersonal skills and an excellent analytical approach to problem solving. You will be technically proficient with recent practical knowledge of regulatory rules and regulations. It is likely you will have previously worked in either a fund management or general financial services environment. It is imperative that you are able to take on a wide rang8ing set of duties and deliver multiple projects to strict deadlines, as this is a highly driven, highly entrepreneurial environment with a very flat structure.

This role represents the chance to join a high calibre team in a visible role.


Email candidates@equityfc.com.