Director (Private Equity Funds)


  • Excellent Salary and Competitive Benefits Package including bonus, an investment scheme and a potential relocation package
  • Hampshire
  • Posted: 06/05/2022
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 387143330

Job Details

An absolutely fantastic opportunity to join one of Hampshire's success stories! Sheridan Maine are delighted to partner with this rapidly growing South Coast based organisation to support their continued development with the recruitment of this Key Director level opportunity within their Private Equity Fund Management/Administration team. You will be a key member of the UK Senior Leadership Team helping to drive the agenda in terms of strategic initiatives and the customer proposition.

The Director will report to the Jurisdictional Head of the UK Function and will play a pivotal role in the delivery of Fund services to a range of Direct and Indirect clients. Working closely with a peer Director, with extensive company experience, and directly managing a small team of 3 Associate Directors you oversee a Private Equity team that has grown to over 100 staff within 10 years! Key oversight will include:

  • Acting as the tactical lead on strategic change initiatives for clients and supporting teams to implement requisite operational changes to the business model
  • Maximising client opportunities and implementing plans to enhance financial performance
  • Ensuring the business is compliant and adhering to any regulatory requirements whilst maintaining excellent client relationships, through undertaking regular reviews, with a keen focus on business development and leading new client proposals and pitches
  • Providing effective leadership, through direct reporting lines, to drive an environment of continuous improvement and to generate a positive and inclusive working environment where the team can prosper 
You are likely to be a Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA) although other qualifications would definitely be considered such as ICSA or similar. Key will be Senior Management at Associate or Director level within a fund administration or potentially asset management orientated environment and a proven experience of developing relationships with clients. The ability to communicate and influence at all levels of an organisation is key.

The organisation offers a positive and extremely friendly working culture and can boast a strong record of providing career development and of staff retention. This role will benefit from hybrid working, although ideally the company is seeking the Director to be onsite at the offices in South Hampshire for at least 3 days a week. This excellent opportunity could suit an experienced individual who is seeking to relocate, maybe for lifestyle or cost of living reasons, from London, the Channel Isles or another financially orientated hub!
 
You are required to be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.
 
Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.
 
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