Jan 11

Manager – Operations, Private Equity and Real Estate – Institutional Clients

Skills and experience required

The successful
candidate will have:

Qualifications

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A professional accounting qualification such as ACCA, CA(SA),
SAIPA;

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A good understanding of various Private Equity and
Real Estate Fund structures; experience of these structures will be
advantageous;

·
Up to date working knowledge of IFRS and an
appreciation of LUX and UK GAAP, ILPA and INREV;

·
Excellent communication skills, both written and
verbal;

·
Leadership skills, with experience of managing teams
and projects;

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A hands-on approach;

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Confident and enthusiastic approach;

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Ability to constantly challenge and look to improve
the daily operation;

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Ability to challenge decisions and frameworks, but
also ability to accept and implement decisions as instructed

·
Extensive experience of operational leadership within
the broader Fund Administration and Financial Services industry, with at least
5+ years of relevant experience;

·
Project management capability with a practical
hands-on approach and the ability to ‘get things done’;

·
Strong business acumen with excellent numeracy skills and
a logical and analytical approach;

·
A good knowledge of the PERE sector, including the
geographies in which Maitland operates; and

The ability to design new processes and conceptualise
and assist in the development of systems to support those processes