Fund Management Jobs in Guernsey

Private Equity Team Leader

Job Ref: LF 18963

Our client, an international leader in the financial services sector, with a legacy of outstanding service for over a century, is seeking to recruit a Private Equity Team Leader.

Location

Guernsey

Responsibilities

Promoting effective communication via individual 1:2:1 and team meetings.
Maintaining a strong relationship with the client, auditors, administration team and other departments.
Enabling the development of partners, by increasing their technical knowledge and skillsets to allow them to fully carry out their functions through the effective use of the appraisal process, interim reviews, coaching and evaluation of the results.
Establishing concise timetables for all key deliverables.
Identifying system and process enhancements for discussion and following approval, coordinate the introduction of such enhancements.
Prioritising assignments, providing continuous feedback to staff and escalating issues appropriately.
Advising on potential accounting issues and current best practises as well as sharing knowledge, expertise and guidance with both the team and the client.
Developing an understanding of the call and distribution processes and the transfer of shares / limited partner interests for the various entities.
Designing pro forma accounts as required, ensuring they are in accordance with appropriate regulations/standards and agreed with clients/auditors.
Overseeing the preparation of the relevant tax information, or accounting statements up to and including presentation to the Board of Directors (where required).
Ensuring that the FRR and LRR calculations for Guernsey licensee entities are completed and that all statutory accounts are filed within the relevant deadlines.
Developing client specific knowledge to facilitate the delivery of ad-hoc queries.
Ensuring the completion of accurate complex fund valuations, distributions, calls / drawdowns, management fee and other calculations.
Completing internal reporting as required.

Skills / Qualifications

The ideal candidate will hold an ACA, or ACCA accounting qualification, will be familiar with both UK GAAP or IFRS and will have an understanding of the Guernsey Company / POI / Partnership laws, with the ability to keep up to date with all developments. Applicants will possess proven people management credentials, strong leadership skills and the ability to motivate the team. It is essential to demonstrate advanced Excel skills, whilst knowledge of Investran would be highly desirable. The successful candidate will have excellent oral and written communication skills, coupled by good analytical and problem solving abilities. This role will suit a flexible, confident and self-motivated team player, who has the ability to work under pressure with minimal supervision.

How To Apply

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