Associate Director, Private Markets

Singapore Permanent Work from Home or Hybrid
  • World's leading fund services firm
  • Newly created role

About Our Client

Our client is the world's largest player in the financial services and fund services industry with leading technology and infrastructure system.

Job Description

The Associate Director (AD) will be responsible for a broad spectrum of financial and accounting matters affecting our Private Equity and Real Assets clients, in addition to client relationship management. ADs should have a strong background in accounting for alternative investment funds, with a focus on private equity and/or real assets, proven client management skills, and the ability to manage and lead a team in monitoring client deliverables and meeting deadlines. Additionally, the AD is responsible for maintaining relationship with key strategic client based in Japan; as well expanding product/service offerings to this client.

  • Participate in new business discussions with prospects and existing clients
  • Manage client relationship, including regular meetings with key constituents on client side to assess performance
  • Maintain/manage client expectations and coordinate deliverables timelines with staff
  • Provide guidance and direction to staff on all technical and client-service-related topics
  • Support JGAAP conversion as part of service deliverables
  • Develop/maintain robust review procedures around deliverables
  • Support corporate goals and business/departmental initiatives, including expanding product offerings

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field, CPA designation a plus
  • 12+ years' experience in accounting, with a focus on alternative investments funds, preferably private equity and/or real assets (preferred but not required)
  • Knowledge of IFRS and JGAAP, with an emphasis on investment partnerships
  • 7+ years' experience supervising two or more professional staff
  • Hands-on management style with strong leadership skills and ability to develop staff
  • Demonstrated project management skills with the ability to multi-task
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, with advanced Excel skills
  • Team player, self-driven and solution-oriented with a clear focus on client servicing

What's on Offer

Good remuneration package in a stable and growing financial institution opening up a new market for a global leading player.

Contact
Gavin Teo (Lic No: R1328332)
Quote job ref
JN-042022-5420427
Phone number
+65 6416 9835

Job summary

Function
Banking & Financial Services
Specialisation
Operations / Middle Office - Asset Management
What is your area of specialisation?
Financial Services
Location
Singapore
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Gavin Teo (Lic No: R1328332)
Consultant contact
+65 6416 9835
Job Reference
JN-042022-5420427
Work from Home
Work from Home or Hybrid

Diversity & Inclusion at Michael Page

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply for this role and are committed to building inclusive, diverse workplaces where everyone can thrive. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know.