Corporate Accounting Manager

Alter Domus
London, UK
Customised compensation structure
18 Jun 2021
23 Jun 2021
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Independent and possessing more than fourteen years' experience in its field, Alter Domus has become a leader in corporate and management services for private equity & infrastructure and real estate funds as well as listed and unlisted companies. 

Our staff of 3,000 people in 36 offices over 20 countries also provides fund administration and financial reporting services. We mentor and develop our employees’ technical knowledge and practical skills. We also champion commitment and a customer-oriented mindset.


  • Responsible for day to day management of a portfolio of clients predominantly made up of UK limited companies, LLPs and LPs;
  • Ensuring timely and accurate book-keeping and reporting for client entities;
  • Oversight of the preparation and review of financial statements for asset holding & financing companies with excellent knowledge of IFRS and UK GAAP in order to provide technical guidance;
  • Understanding of VAT returns;
  • Liaising with lawyers, property managers, auditors and equivalent;
  • Managing a Corporate Services team that in addition to accounting performs a number of Company Secretarial tasks including planning for board and shareholder meetings, producing minutes, maintaining statutory records and complying with all filing requirements;
  • Acting as a point of reference with regards technical enquiries, ensuring that the information is provided in an accurate and timely manner;
  • Ensuring timely billing and fee recovery for client entities;
  • Managing set up and take on of new client structures;
  • Overseeing completion and maintenance of Know Your Customer and Client Due Diligence Files;
  • Undertaking ad hoc projects as and when assigned utilising own knowledge and effectively managing them to completion;
  • Mentoring and managing junior team members;
  • Providing managerial support to the business as necessary.


  • Strong academic background;
  • You are a qualified Accountant (e.g. ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with at least 5 years PQE;
  • You have extensive experience of preparing and reviewing accounts for the alternative asset industry;
  • Experience of overseeing the various processes and metrics of a team and its clients (billing, recoverability, utilisation, client satisfaction etc.)
  • Confidence in front of existing clients and assistance with pitches in front of potential clients;
  • Company secretarial experience in the funds or corporate services industry would be beneficial but not essential;
  • Ambitious with a high level of energy and commitment;
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet a range of deadlines;
  • Excellent communication and numeracy skills;
  • High Level of IT literacy with strong Excel and Word skills.
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