Team Leader – Fund & Investor Services

  • Full Time
  • Ebene
  • May 3, 2024

Website Axis Fiduciary Ltd

Job Description:

Under the direction of the reporting lines, the Team Leader is responsible for the administration and
supervision of private equity fund structures.
In line with the set quality standards, the Team Leader acts as the quality controller by undertaking thorough
reviews of client files and transactions prior to delivery. On the advisory front, the Team Leader ensures that
solutions provided to clients are appropriate, compliant, and as per company standards. The latter actively
supports the Manager and Head of Fund & Investor Services in driving the team by effectively coaching,
motivating, training and ultimately retaining employees.

Key Responsibilities:

• To ensure Clients’ satisfaction and delivery.
• To be the point of contact for clients as appropriate.
• To liaise with clients and other parties on technical matters.
• To attend to queries of new and existing clients including funds and other structures.
• To monitor and chase debtors recovery and able to track additional services for extra billing.
• To promote positive attitude and develop team spirit.
• Perform a series of critical supervisory functions that include, but are not limited to the following:
o Train, guide, and coach team members on technical aspects of the job to ensure readiness to
deliver work;
o Assign and monitor task of each team member to ensure a fair balance of workload and timely
delivery;
o Review work of team members and take corrective measures as necessary to ensure high
quality output;
o Assist Manager and Head of Fund & Investor Services in conducting performance reviews of
fund administrators/accountants and other juniors;
o Monitor client feedback/complaints and take the lead in resolving issues of varying
complexities promptly, in order to the provide them with an improved quality and high standard of     service;
o Ensure that the 24 hours policy is complied with in respect of client’s response;
o Ensure a hassle free and productive board/client meeting by directing the team to proactively
plan, organise and coordinate all pre-meeting information and documentations;
• To work on incorporation of Funds, CIS Managers, Investment Advisers and other licensees, GBC
1 entities and Authorized Companies and to liaise and follow up with relevant authorities.
• Proactively resolve clients’ issues and escalating as required.
• Prepare quotes and pitches for new business.
• To prepare and/or monitor the organization of Board, Committee and Shareholders’ meetings and
ensure that notice and agenda and Board packs are properly drafted and sent to clients and
attending Board meetings as required.
• To draft and/or review minutes of meetings and resolutions including coaching of junior staff with
minutes drafting skills.
• To give support to staff in organizing and maintaining of statutory records.
• To perform and/or help staff in administrative and company secretarial duties on behalf of clients.

JOB PROFILE:

• To ensure and/or monitor that proper filings, scanning of statutory files and updating of
information on system are being done.
• Ensure compliance with internal systems, procedures and processes.
• To be well versed with capital call/distribution workings and provide assistance with equalization
and capital re-balancing workings.
• Circulate quarterly management accounts / capital account statements to investors.
• Assist the accounting team for the finalization and filing of annual audited financial statements.
• To handle and/or assist Manager/Assistant Manager in coaching junior staff.
• To follow internal procedures and deliver according to clients’ SLAs and to perform any other
related duties.
• To ensuring that all entities are in compliance with all relevant laws, licensing conditions,
regulations and guidelines and that deadlines are met.
• Any other cognate duties that may from time to time be required which are appropriate to the
role and business requirements.
• To ensure accuracy and quality checks on all deliveries by the team

BROADER CONTRIBUTION

• Support the Manager and Head of Fund & Investor Services in driving cross selling initiatives
through networking, events, social gatherings to entertain clients, aiming to foster and maintain
business relationships.
• Develop, nurture, promote and maintain an active communication with clients, stakeholders,
team members by maintaining regular contact or conducting regular meeting with the parties as
applicable;
• Engage with subordinates in a cordial manner to ensure a motivated workforce, thus, contributing
to creating and sustaining a healthy work culture;
• Adopt a collaborative approach in managing subordinates and display empathy in coaching and
guiding the team to perform optimally;
• Cultivate a positive reinforcement attitude towards team members by providing constant
constructive feedback, on the job recognition/appreciation for achievements and display tact
when taking corrective measures;
• Contribute to the overall company’s training initiatives by preparing resources and facilitating
training sessions on relevant topics, thus adding value in shaping a competent workforce;
• Perform any other mutually agreed functions and responsibilities.
Key Requirements
• Either a Degree in Law and Management, Management, Business Administration, or a Professional
Qualification (ICSA/ACCA/STEP);
• 6+ years of working experience within the offshore sector with at least 2 years’ experience in a
supervisory role;
• Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of;
o Legal and Regulatory framework, including Codes, FIAMLA Act, GBC, AC and KYC
Standards;
o Company Secretarial duties and Board matters;
o Corporate and Trust Administration Functions, Compliance and Good Governance
principles;
• An excellent mastery of the regulatory laws involved in servicing a variety of clients with portfolios
of various complexities

Key Skills
• Excellent company secretarial skills with the ability to draft and review complex resolutions,
minutes and other relevant documents;
• Critical thinker and doer with the ability to solve complex problems and take challenging and
effective decisions;
• A fluent and tactful communicator able to converse in both English & French, orally and in
writing;
• Is agile, autonomous, self-disciplined and can productively work remotely;
• Has a positive attitude with excellent people skills;
• Has the ability to promote cohesion and team spirit;
• Inspires respect and display emotional intelligence in handling conflicts;
• Shows integrity and transparency at all times;
• Has excellent customer service skills;
• Has strong planning, organizing, and coordinating skills backed by sound time management
skills;
• Is highly accurate and attentive to detail and focus on delivering excellent services at all times;
• Can juggle between priorities and multiple assignments efficiently to deliver within set
deadlines;
• Has the ability to motivate and drive the team to efficiently deliver;
• Is a team player with the ability to promote cohesion and team spirit;
• Is autonomous, self-disciplined and can productively work remotely;
• Can operate in a fast moving, demanding and high-pressure environment.

To apply for this job email your details to Ishwaree.Rungasamy@axis.mu

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