Chief Operation Officer_ Hedge Fund _ London
- Excellent Financial Package
- London, England, United Kingdom
- Permanent, Full time
- Paragon Executive
- 19 Aug 17
Our client, a leading boutique and award winning international Hedge Fund is currently looking to hire a talented and dynamic COO to build out their growing London office. This is an outstanding and exciting opportunity to lead and hold responsibility for the EMEA region for the firm. You will be the first in command in the company and responsible for giving the proper strategic direction as well as creating a vision for its success.
Coordinate overall investment strategy and portfolio construction in alignment with the organization’s strategic objectives, risk appetite and capital objectives
Establish and manage the appropriate infrastructure.
Serve as the primary liaison to the Investment Committee of the Board of Directors, assisting the Committee Chair as necessary in the execution of the Committee’s responsibilities.
Responsible for Talent Acquisition and Retention, for both Quantitative Research, Technology and Quantitative Portfolio Management positions.
Manage the investment accounting function to ensure accurate and timely investment data, compliance with statutory accounting policies, and compliance with all other applicable regulations
Monitor the investment portfolio’s performance and underlying risks.
Manage daily cash flow to ensure appropriate working capital needs and allocation of excess funds for long-term investing.
· High degree of honesty and integrity.
· Self-motivated with strong work ethic
· Ability to develop and maintain professional relationships.
· Strong organizational and planning skills.
· Proven leadership abilities
· Possess both a strong attention to detail and a “big picture” mind-set ·
Outstanding strong analytical skills, MBA preferred and ideally you will have a Engineering, Science, or Maths degree from a top IVY League University.
Strong communication skills – must present ideas in a clear and concise manner to a variety
For a discreet conversation about this exciting and unique opportunity, please contact our retained Executive Search Director, Colin Mc Ghee in the strictest of confidence.
T 00 353 1 874 6770