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Senior Associate Fund Finance

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance, Qualified/Senior Accountancy

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -122021-75549_1641299255

  • Published:

    04 January 2022

  • Expiry date:

    05 March 2022

  • Start date:


Cobalt are working with a pan European Real Estate company that offers investment opportunities across property and infrastructure assets. The company has a phenomenal reputation, continuing its growth and provides a superb environment in which you can have opportunity to further develop your skills.

My client is looking for a Senior Associate who will have day-to-day contact with senior stakeholders and to take ownership for the effective management of all aspects of SPVs, including the Fund vehicle. You will be working with the Fund Finance Manager and other departments where required.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Review third party book-keepers' management accounts

  • Prepare the commercial and GAAP adjustments required for Fund consolidations, cash flows, NAV reconciliations and distributions

  • Manage the creation and liquidation of SPVs

  • Fully understanding the tax structuring and mechanics of transactions

  • Support the buy side or sell side due diligence, managing the completion mechanics, managing funds flows and integrating the acquisition into an existing structure

  • Lead the inputs from accountants, tax advisors, auditors and property managers

  • Have a good working knowledge of all types of taxes (direct and indirect)

  • Manage audits, tax declarations and board meetings

Skill set required:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA/CIMA/ACCA or equivalent)

  • Strong knowledge of UK GAAP and IFRS

  • Develop working relationships with the finance team as well as well as consultants

  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills

  • Previous experience within in Real Estate/Property experience

if you would like to hear more about this role, please send over your up to date CV to wdodds@cobaltrecruitment.com.