Fund/Financial Controller (High Profile Hedge Fund Start-Up - First Finance Hire - CFO Progression)

Location: London   Sectors Finance  

A recent and highly successful hedge fund launch is looking to make their first internal finance hire.

The Founder of the fund has an exceptional reputation, having managed one of the largest desks in London at one of the leading global managers.

Having had a highly successful 2020, both in performance and asset raising the fund are now looking to institutionalise their finance function. Finance is currently outsource and whilst the expectation is they will maintain an outsourced model, they are looking for somebody to manage that process in house.

You will oversee and have ownership for the all of the fund accounting and accounting for the ManCo. There will also be the expectation that this individual will be investor facing and therefore experience of providing, data, analysis and bespoke reports would be useful.

You will have a strong academic background, be a qualified accountant and some significant hedge fund experience. Tis is an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly expanding fund, work closely with the CEO, CIO and COO on developing a best in class and scalable function. The rewards will be the CFO title.