Greenfield is proud to be working with a European investment manager in their search for a Controller (at Manager level).
They work closely with a well known investment advisor and lead the operations for the corporate entities of the funds. They are looking to strengthen their small team in Luxembourg with a Controller at manager level to support a team of financial controllers in managing the day-to-day activities ofmid-tier holding and financing companies for their investments and to perform a range of activities for real estate investment companies.
The work will be done for one fund where many deals are expected next year. The person will ideally come from a big4 or a consultancy firm.
The company offers flexibility and a hybrid work organisation.
The role :
Manage a junior controller who is responsible for the day-to day accounting
Has accounting, reporting, cash management and compliance responsibilities
Responsible for financial statements and other reporting
Assist with closing of quarterly fund reporting periods
Responsible for fund flows management and thereby closely working together with other stakeholders of the Fund
Work with various stakeholders in investment and divestment transactions
Keeping a portfolio of companies in good legal standing
Ensure compliance with law and regulations (using advice where necessary)
Has board meeting responsibilities including arranging, presenting during and recording the minutes
The profile :
A knowledge and understanding of both accounting and corporate administration will be a considerable advantage
Bachelor or Master’s degree (or equivalent) in a related field
At least 5 years working experience at a larger audit firm or at a financial services company and experience in an international working environment
Experience in consolidation of financial statements and knowledge of bookkeeping and Luxembourg GAAP
Ability to prioritise multiple workstreams within tight deadlines
Highly organized, good communication skills and takes responsibility
Has the ability to, or willingness to learn how to arrange & record board meetings
Must be computer literate (mainly Microsoft suite), knowledge of accounting software is considered as an asset
Is fluent in English verbally and in writing.
If you are interested in this position or would like to discuss other roles that we are currently recruiting for, please forward your CV in English to Nadine Van Laar.
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