Director - Private Equity

  • Job Reference: 7602
  • Date Posted: 28 November 2022
  • Website: https://www.thomasdessain.com/
  • Location: Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Exciting role as ’relationship manager’ on portfolio of client entities to ensure compliance and minimise risk; providing independent technical and strategic guidance; maintain knowledge of external business environment and industry trends; generating innovative ideas; recognising good performance, providing feedback; identify talent and develop high-potential people; setting objectives through appraisal and performance measurement initiatives; define client needs by listening to requirements and providing solutions; create and build a strong market profile and promote services by attending networking events, speaking at seminars and conferences, writing articles; take part in projects; provide fee quotes and invoices; prepare and submit budgets and monitor business unit performance against budgets and wider competitors; maintains sound working knowledge of IT and systems; drive operational change and efficiency initiatives; develop cost efficiencies through introduction of new procedures; identify and build new business lines that increase revenue; drive forward change.
Requirements are a Table 4 qualification in Accountancy/Chartered Secretary/Chartered Surveyor/Banking/Securities; 15 years’ finance industry; at least 8 years’ working at senior level in offshore financial services; proven track record in area of expertise; experience holding directorships; detailed understanding of private equity & venture capital, company law and current industry legislation and company financial management; able to understand and comment on complex financial information, Project & Risk Management, fund administration systems and platforms (Investran); ability to scrutinise and understand complex documentation; strong communication, decision making, persuading, influencing, leadership and presentation skills; able to motivate others; ability to define strategy and develop policy; strong business acumen; ability to develop relationships; motivated; strong commitment to client service excellence; proactive; results driven.
Five years continuous residence in Jersey required.