An established and hugely successful Private Equity business based in the heart of Mayfair have created a new role within the finance team for a newly qualified accountant to join them and perform a broad financial accounting role. The role will entail monthly, quarterly and annual financial accounting and reporting, with an emphasis on carried interest (which at this level is rare) and investment vehicles as well as supporting other corporate entities as required. You will be required to review existing processes in relation to carried interest and maintain carried interest calculations. The role will require you to build relationships outside of finance and work closely with the fund control and tax divisions as well as HR and legal. Ongoing processes improvements and developments will also form part of this role.
In order to be considered for this position you will be a qualified accountant with a strong academic record (ACA preferred) with knowledge and experience of accounting for Private Equity Clients. Technical understanding of IFRS/GAAP is also required as is advanced excel skills. Working knowledge of tax and carried interest will also be hugely beneficial.