Financial Analyst - Private Equity

Job Title: Financial Analyst - Private Equity
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: AT-6892_1620120077
Contact Name: Amy Tate
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 04, 2021 10:21

Job Description

I am looking for a driven individual to become a Financial Analyst within a FTSE listed Private Equity Company. This is an incredible opportunity for a qualified accountant to work for an extremely progressive business and gain exposure to coveted opportunities with exceptional people.

The company encourage self-development and offer competitive rewards, benefits and the aim to grow the business constantly. This brilliant position is a fantastic career move. Not only will you will have the chance to work with the best in the business, but you will gain a variety of new skills and have face time with senior individuals.

The successful candidate will be working for an wonderfully diverse company that is excited to see staff working autonomously and encourage personal development.

Responsibilities: -

  • Manage the fund level expenses, i.e. oversee (with help of COE team) quarterly recharge/billing, working in closing co-ordination with fund accounting & treasury team and be key point of contact for all project-code/invoicing related queries;
  • As part of the valuation cycle, liaise with fund operations team to update key assumptions including cash, external debt and line of credit;
  • Working with Senior Management;
  • Liaising with asset management and fund operations teams, update and consolidate quarterly cash distribution report and prepare summary cash distribution for treasury and accounting teams;
  • Coordination of quarterly forecast, including update of template, analysis of metrics including IRR/MOIC and preparation of forecast dashboard;
  • Preparation of quarterly management pack for senior management;
  • Other responsibilities will include ad-hoc project work, implementation of reporting efficiencies and support to technology initiatives

Key Skills: -

  • Degree and qualified accountant;
  • Experience with managing a junior or team desirable, but not a prerequisite;
  • 3-5 years of relevant financial services industry experience a significant advantage (Real Estate, Banking, Investment Management, Audit/Advisory);
  • Familiarity with financial controls and strong IFRS experience;
  • Experience with operating in robust financial control framework;
  • Strong academics;
  • Excellent Excel and PowerPoint skills, VBA experience an advantage;
  • A relationship builder who can produce deliverables of a high quality and on-schedule;
  • Ability to work independently and to take on additional responsibilities;