Fund Accountants - Jersey

Recruiter
Michael Page Financial Services.
Location
Crown Dependencies
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 May 2017
Expires
11 May 2017
Sector
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
A growing industry leader in the fund management space. They are seeking a qualified accountant to mentor, develop and manage a team, assuring top tier customer service. Both technically savvy and with excellent stakeholder management, this individual will be based in Jersey, a Channel Islands location that affords both a world class career opportunity and an enviable work/life balance. Description As this top tier and advancing fund management firm expands, the necessity for a high caliber and talented individual to join the client relationship management team is insurmountable, thus this new position. This key hire will be at the front line, tasked with a dual focus on the progression of their team internally, while liaising with the wider client base to make sure that expectations are not just met but surpassed. Understanding that stakeholder management is key the Client Relationship Manager will possess exceptional interpersonal skills. Other responsibilities will include: Act as the first point of contact for funds clients Coordinating legal, compliance, tax and other professional advice Originate strategy and maintain procedure manuals and checklists for client relationships Attend and minute clients' board meetings Develop, mentor and manage work flow for staff Profile This role will require the successful applicant to be based in Jersey, Channel Islands. The location affords both a world class career opportunity and an enviable work/life balance. More information on schooling, housing and relocation is available through our specialist Offshore team. A professional qualification combined with fund administration experience would add a competitive advantage to an applicant. You should also possess: Proven track record in the financial services industry Client facing prowess - managing relationships and expectations Exceptional communication skills, both verbally and written Pragmatic and proactive team leader Job Offer Competitive Salary + Benefits + Relocation package