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Posted about 1 month ago

Become an integral part of a fast-growing global funds business, providing operational risk support and contributing to the strategic direction of the company.

As part of a wider management team, you will lead the funds support teams across the Channel Islands, assisting the Head of Fund Services with the control framework, systems and implementing operational improvement programmes. You will also proactively liaise with clients and contribute towards strategic initiatives, to support the continued growth of the business.

Ideally you will have strong people management experience within the funds industry, and eFront experience would be an advantage, but is not essential.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Working collaboratively with other heads of departments to ensure the operational and control framework is appropriately mitigating risks

  • Overseeing the operational support function, monitoring the management of any risks, errors or issues 

  • Overseeing and ensuring contractual agreements are in place for services provided by the business and agreements are all up to date 

  • Collaborating with the senior leadership team and contributing to the business’ strategic objectives, identifying potential business development opportunities 

  • Working with client teams to support client billing 

  • Managing a team, performing appraisals, identifying training needs and managing any absences

Experience and skills required:

  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in a management role within the private equity/real estate fund industry, or audit practice 

  • Excellent working knowledge of offshore funds and the relevant legislation and regulation 

  • Ideally hold a relevant change management qualification, or has practical experience 

  • Ability to lead and develop a team 

  • Methodical approach to tasks and high level of accuracy 

​If you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call Sue Pallot on 01534 626711 or email sue@rowlands.co.uk

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.