Current Roles: Financial Controller

The opportunity: An opportunity to join the Finance, Compliance and Operational Due Diligence Team at a Fund of Hedge Funds.

As part of its continued growth, FQS Capital Partners is seeking to employ a highly motivated Financial Controller in our London office. This would be a great opportunity to gain experience and develop a career within Financial services.

The successful candidate’s responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of monthly accounts for the group which comprises several global entities in a multi-corporate, multi-currency environment
  • Production of bank reconciliations, intercompany reconciliations, VAT returns, payroll, management reporting, variance analysis
  • Preparation of budgets and cash-flow forecasts
  • Compliance monitoring and returns; including the collation and submission of UK, EU and US regulatory filings, tax returns and other statutory filings
  • Liaising with auditors, tax and compliance consultants and UK & US financial regulators
  • Supporting the Investment team in their work of selection and monitoring of investments.
  • Supporting the Operations team in their investments, cash and fund administration oversight obligations.

To succeed in this application, you are:

  • Highly motivated with the desire to grow and develop a strong career in financial services.
  • Numerate and have an excellent academic record ideally majoring in a finance, accounting or science related subject.
  • Proficient in Excel and experience in accounting software is beneficial.
  • Mature and focused with strong attention to detail.
  • Highly organized and can work independently.
  • Would suit a candidate working towards professional accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA).
  • Flexibility and adaptability to liaise with different teams and assist your colleagues on other requirements.

Remuneration: Between £30,000 - £35,000/annum, depending on experience. Benefits include life insurance, health insurance, pension and study support for relevant qualifications.

To apply: Please send your Cover letter and Resume to