M&A Manager/Senior Manager - CF Boutique
A great career development opportunity for an experienced corporate finance professional in an award winning corporate finance team
A leading independent CF Boutique who specialise in advising ambitious entrepreneurial businesses. We operate from offices in the Thames Valley in beautiful and friendly surroundings, with excellent transport links into Reading, and in the heart of London near Bank station. Our award winning corporate finance team enjoys a consistent and quality deal flow with an exceptional track record of completing transactions. Our reputation has been recognised by winning numerous awards including 'Deal of the Year' and 'Due Diligence Team of the Year’ at the 2017 Thames Valley Deals Awards. When recruiting, we look for the right kind of attitude to work and life, the aptitude to learn, develop and take responsibility and obviously for the ability to undertake the range of work we can offer.
Reporting directly to and working closely with a Partner, the role will involve executing transactions predominantly in the £5m to £25m deal size range. Transactions will vary and include private equity backed MBO’s, acquisitions, disposals and fund raising. The person appointed will become the central day to day point of contact for all parties involved in the transaction and will need to understand and take ownership of key aspects of a transaction including drafting of Information Memorandums, modelling and project management/deal execution.
The successful candidate will be a high performer with a strong academic background and at least two years corporate finance experience within a major accountancy practice, corporate finance boutique or investment bank. For candidates with strong relevant experience, ACA/ACCA qualification is not essential. We are looking for strong analytical skills as well as the ability to work to tight reporting deadlines. Communication skills will include verbal and written acumen along with the ability to build relationships based on trust with a wide range of people including business owners and other professionals. Working as part of a small team on a strong and consistent deal flow and closely with a highly experienced partner, there will be the opportunity to gain significant corporate finance experience and rapid career progression.