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Lead Fund Controller

Business Department:  Client Services

Broomfield, US

Partners Group is a global private markets investment manager, serving over 1,000 institutional investors. We have USD 127 billion in assets under management and more than 1,600 professionals across 20 offices worldwide. We realize potential in private markets by financing and developing great companies, desirable real estate and essential infrastructure. We create value in our investments through active and long-term responsible ownership.

What it's about

Partners Group's Product Controlling team is seeking to hire a Lead Fund Controller to grow it's footprint in Denver. The role will encompass three primary responsibilities: Reviewing and signing off the net asset values and financial statements of our global private equity funds, leading department projects and developing the Denver controlling team.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Review Net Asset Values and Financial Statements prepared by fund controllers and external partners
  • Ensure completeness, accuracy and timeliness of SEC and other regulatory deliverables   
  • Design and execute department-wide projects to continually adapt to industry leading business requirements
  • Become the key business unit stakeholder in Denver covering all areas of the business
  • Proactively integrate and promote collaboration across teams
  • Lead challenging and constructive dialogue with team members and all internal and external stakeholders to achieve effective outcomes  
  • Manage and develop the Denver fund controlling team in order to achieve operational excellence   


What we expect


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance, preferably with a professional accounting designation (CPA, CA, ACCA)
  • 7 or more years of experience in accounting, controlling or financial audit functions; experience in private markets fund accounting is a plus
  • Detail oriented, organized and self-motivated
  • Responsible, accountable and adaptable
  • Ability to integrate within a fast-paced, dynamic and diverse global team
  • Passionate about creating a lasting positive impact with a leading private markets firm


What we offer

Partners Group is a global financial institution that retains the culture, pace and agility of a start-up. As a growing firm, we are committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best talent, by offering a workplace where results are truly recognized and rewarded.  We provide:

  • Professional, international working environment
  • Challenging, rewarding career within a growing company
  • Collaborative environment, with on-the-job training and mentorship opportunities
  • 401k (Roth and pre-tax options) with company match
  • 25 vacation days and 12 holidays annually
  • One-month sabbatical after every five years of service
  • Education assistance program
  • Lunch stipend
  • Fun office and team events, including volunteer opportunities to connect with and help our local communities
  • Company paid life and disability insurance
  • Competitive benefits and wellness package, including medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Partners Group compensation has a long-term outlook and philosophy, and our total compensation emphasizes performance based long term incentives. Base pay range for this role is $90k – 115k and typically a significant performance-based bonus, equity may be a part of the total compensation package as well.

Make an impact on the organization by taking a lead role in the growth of our US business.  Our working environment is humble, inclusive and transparent, and the structure of the firm is flat.

At Partners Group, we thrive on new ideas for the benefit of our clients, our employees and our community.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and support diversity of perspectives.



Nearest Major Market: Denver

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