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Senior Fund Controller

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Qualified/Senior Accountancy, Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £85000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -082021-74208_1628596471

  • Published:

    10 August 2021

  • Expiry date:

    09 October 2021

  • Start date:


Senior Fund Controller

£85,000 - £95,000 + Bonus


Cobalt is working alongside a prestigious Global Real Estate Investment Fund in their search a Senior Fund Controller to join their extremely commercial team, focusing on an expanding Pan European investment strategy across European and Asia jurisdictions. The successful candidate will be reporting directly to the Global Fund CFO.

Given a recent investment and new partnership, these funds will be incredibly active with a record acquisitions planned expected for early 2022


  • Structuring new deals in a tax efficient manner and completing the financial due diligence for these new acquisitions

  • Working closely with the approval committee and attending meetings with key internal and external stakeholders.

  • Inputting into financial models and challenging the assumptions

  • Preparing funds flow documentation and ensuring that debt and investor equity is structured correctly

  • Review key accounts and their holding companies including the consolidations

  • Manage and review the work for the fund administrators when transactions are made through out the year

  • Provide key financial commentary and present to investment and strategy teams

  • Assist Head of Fund Finance with cash-flow and approvals

  • Build relationships with key clients and investors


  • ACCA/ACA qualified (or equivalent)

  • Pan European Real Estate investment knowledge is essential

  • Ability to partner with different European stakeholders

  • Ideally trained within Audit or Transaction services from a Top 20 accounting background

  • Consolidation and transactions knowledge.

If you are interested in this role and see yourself as a team player who enjoys working within a fast past-paced environment. Then apply with an up-to-date CV as soon as possible.