Our client is experiencing a period of high growth and are subsequently looking to add a newly qualified accountant, with either valuations or transaction services experience, to join as a Portfolio Manager. This is a very commercial opportunity and the individual will report into the Portfolio Director. The role is varied and the appointee will help with overseeing the reporting, valuations and performance of the growing venture portfolio.
Key responsibilities include:
Assist with the budgeting and forecasting
Support with the preparation of the bi-annual investor reports and valuations
Provide insightful explanations of portfolio companies performance
Track the investments entry valuations and expected exit valuations
Develop an understanding of the key financial metrics and key performance indicators for each of the portfolio companies
Maintain and develop list of preferred third-party resources
Ad hoc support to the investment team
The appointee must be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) with a strong academic track record. The ideal candidate will have strong experience in either audit or accounts preparation from a top 20 practice firm, with good verbal and written communication skills. Experience in either valuations or transaction services is desirable.
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Please note that due to the expected volume of applications, we will only be able to respond to those candidates whose experience matches the requirements of our client. We are sorry, but if you have not heard from us within the next ten days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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