Corporate Finance Executive, Lead Advisory

  • Job Reference: 367
  • Date Posted: 20 May 2022
  • Recruiter: ProTalent Limited
  • Location: Central London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Corporate Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Lydia Sinclair

Job Description

ProTalent are currently working with a Top 10 firm of accountants in London to hire within their Corporate Finance Team.


This role will be broad and varied, you'll be assisting in the execution of Corporate Finance engagements across both Lead Advisory and Transaction Support.


Lead Advisory

  • Report writing (e.g. preparation of Information Memorandum, Business Plans)
  • Financial modelling (e.g. cash flow/financing models)
  • M&A analysis (e.g. identification of potential acquisition targets or buyers)
  • Researching, preparing and supporting presentations/sales pitches for new business
  • Liaising with clients, funders and intermediaries during execution of transactions
  • Relationship building with local intermediary market (banks, lawyers etc.)


Transaction Support: Preparation of Financial Due Diligence reports in respect of:

  • Corporate acquisitions
  • Private equity investments
  • Bank pre-lending reviews
  • Liaising with clients, funders and intermediaries during execution of transactions
  • Liaising with other departments (e.g. tax) throughout the transaction

Person Specification

  • Ideally, you'll have an audit background and some Transaction Services or Corporate Finance experience, although not essential.
  • In this role attention to detail is key, you'll need to be a self-starter, able to work flexible hours and to tight deadlines.
  • You'll be ACA or ACCA qualified, with good written and verbal communication skills.
  • This will be a client facing role, and therefore you'll need to be confident and professional with good commercial awareness.


This is a really exciting opportunity for Auditors from large firms, who are looking to leave audit behind them and launch a career within Corporate Finance.


Thank you for your interest.