Join the team: controller
Permian offers a great chance for a dedicated Controller to take on the tasks of a high quality and precise controller services. Your wide array of tasks will include playing a key role of a link between finance and the fund administration service groups; refining and complying with high quality reporting requirements characteristic for the strictly regulated fund industry; financial & business controlling, and reporting to the business management. Working for Permian provides great opportunities for developing skills within analytics, controlling, reporting, communication and CFO related areas. If you are driven by the desire to work in the Nordic fund industry and to secure that our customers are compliant in an efficient way, Permian is a great opportunity for you.
As the Controller, your main responsibility will be to coordinate, support and control the processes of ensuring timely, accurate and compliant deliverables of services that Permian provides to the funds and fund managers. Your work will consist of daily client contacts, reporting and development of report templates, analysis, implementation of improvements and new requirements from the authorities, preparation of documents and support in compliance tasks – all of it in close collaboration with your colleagues and the Business Intelligence unit. You will take part in client meetings when discussing reporting, performances, financial solutions and advisory activities.
Typical areas of responsibilities are:
- Stay up to date on the domestic and international standards for financial reporting
- Taking part in the preparations of proposals to clients
- Being Key Account Manager for a team of selected clients
- Developing solutions to clients’ challenges within accounting, software applications, interim and statutory financial- and tax reporting
- Training and managing experienced colleagues
- Cooperating with colleagues and clients across borders
- Exploiting the opportunities for efficiency improvements through deployment and use of IT
- Forming your role and involvement in cooperation with the Permian management team
You are an ambitious profile, who enjoys working in a dynamic and changing environment. You have a solid and relevant experience e.g. from having been a CFO or senior controller in Private Equity or Venture Capital businesses. You may alternatively have background from auditing or accounting firms.
You should be accustomed to communicate in English, both in writing and orally.
We would like you to have a good general understanding of the opportunities, use and operating of the IT solutions, which are applicable to the controlling function. You should be an experienced user of common office tools. Permian uses modern tools for accounting, reporting, management, collaborating and sharing.
You should be experienced and being used to requesting deliveries, delegating, supporting and following up colleagues’ developments, and you shall be used to making decisions to the best of Permian and our clients.
Preferably, you should have a good insight into the reporting requirements for the fund industry, i.e. accounting, tax, VAT and statutory reporting. You should be able to carry out tasks ranging from the compilation of data, via analysis, to reporting and improvement suggestions for corrective actions. You should be a strong communicator with excellent coordination skills, and be passionate about active and proactive controlling, which you find triggering. Your mind should be open for learning and personal development.
You would like to work in a fast growing and rapidly developing international fund industry.
When starting at Permian
As a new colleague, you will start up by going through an induction program to rapidly get to know your new colleagues, services, clients and the Management System, as well as the office practical routines. Permian is actively promoting balance in gender and nationalities.
You will at all times experience market based salaries, contribution to personal physical care and solid pension contribution through collective arrangements.
You should expect some travelling in connections to client work, seminars and internal arrangements.
At Permian, we focus on a nice and pleasant working atmosphere, and we remember to have fun!
If you want to know more
You are welcome to contact us for any questions about the job, our company or the process. For more information, please contact the Managing partner Ben Guren ( +47 479 40 000 ), the HR partner Marianne Normann ( +47 416 92 662 ) or the Country Manager Anna Nord (+46 (0)723 305 331).
Application deadline: February, 28th 2017
We are looking forward to hearing from you!