The client has been a very successful European focused credit business that focus along the full capital structure with double digit performance for the last two years. This hire will be the first finance hire for the fund and they are looking for somebody who will be responsible for the building out of the internal finance function.
The role is responsible for four primary functions:
Build out of finance function
Managing the fund portfolio,
Financial management of the management company and
Managing external service providers:
Having exceeded more than a $1bn of Aum, the fund has aggressive growth plans for the next two years and this hire is part of the evolution process of the fund as they take thier development to the next level. It is an impressive team that is looking for a similar individual to help bring an added dimension to the management team.
They are loooking for a senior controller with significant post qualified experience. Hedge Fund or Credit experience is desirable. Technical knowledge is essential but personality and character will be equally as important as this is a very important role for the business.
Having proven their worth to the business, this individual will expect to be CFO of a multibillion dollar fund in the short term.
Significant Financial/Fund Control experience
Understanding of securities including bonds, loan and equity