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Corporate Finance Associate

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £40500 - £46500 per annum + Bonus, healthcare, 25+ 8 days annual leave
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Qualified Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 17 November 2021
  • Job Ref: CHM37172_1634560609

Sharp Consultancy are delighted to be partnering with a global firm of chartered accountants as they look to recruit within their UK Corporate finance team.

As a Corporate Finance Associate you will be working alongside a high performing team delivering strategic advice to investors and companies undertaking mergers and acquisitions or investment opportunities.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a qualified senior to move into Corporate Finance and to gain immediate exposure to transactional activity within a strong team of experienced advisor.

About the role

*Business development activities including identification and targeting of potential opportunities.
*Day to day project work on live transactions including drafting information memoranda, contacting potential purchasers, lawyers, and due diligence providers.
*Undertaking contract negotiations with, and on behalf of, clients.
*Commercial due diligence and economic feasibility analysis.
*Performing valuations.
*Financial and commercial bid preparation.
*Preparation of client presentations and pitch documents.

What's on offer:

*Basic salary of £40,500-46,500 (dependent on experience)
*Private healthcare
*25 + 8 days annual leave


*Strong analytical skills
*Ability to grasp complex commercial issues quickly.
*Excellent client-facing communication skills.
*Ability to deliver and to work effectively in teams.
*Strong attention to detail with an ability to also see the big picture.
*Ability to work accurately under time pressure and manage multiple commitments.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.