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Associate - Investment & Portfolio Management - Private Equity

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Carried interest
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Finance, Professional Practice
  • Contact: Leeds Profession
  • Contact Email: leedsprofession@sharpconsultancy.com
  • Expiry Date: 16 June 2021
  • Job Ref: LS36169_1621262560


One of the most successful private equity houses in the country have this extremely rare opportunity to join their team in Leeds.

If you are a qualified ACA or ACCA, whether ICAEW or ICAS with exceptional customer facing and commercial skills this could be the best career move you ever make. The business has a tremendous brand investing in mid-market businesses across the country. Their successes have been widely published investing in, growing and successfully exiting many recognisable companies. Personal and career development is second to none.

Your role will consist of assisting the Directors manage existing portfolio companies whilst also identifying potential investment opportunities and managing various elements of the deal process through to completion. On the portfolio management side, you will help monitor and manage portfolio companies through their growth cycle and ultimately to a successful exit.

To be considered you will need to have qualified with a major national or international firm of accountants and have up to date professional practice experience, including experience in transaction services (due diligence) or corporate recovery. Academically you will be a high achiever with a strong pass record in addition to having first class inter-personal skills, an interest in corporate finance and funding and a wider commercial knowledge.

The environment is collegiate and dynamic, often time pressured but always exciting. Career development has been exemplary and with progression comes greater rewards including carried interest. You will learn the art of private equity from some of the best practitioners in the country.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 20 years experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. 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 seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.