Corporate Finance Analyst

McGinnis Loy Associates Ltd
30000.00 GBP Annual
24 Jul 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Corporate Finance Analyst / Corporate Finance Executive

McGinnis Loy Associates is proud to be working with a Top15 Accountancy Practice who are now looking to recruit a Corporate Finance Executive (Transaction Services / Due Diligence) for their new and growing team in Reading. The firm has an enviable reputation across the UK & Internationally, and as part of the role you will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the Partner in all aspects of transaction services and assisting with due diligence assignments
  • Preparing documents including project summaries to a competent level and ready for Partner review.
  • Providing effective project management, ensuring clients and other internal functions are kept informed of progress and timetables are met.
  • Working on a range of assignments including financial analysis for acquirers and their funders, vendor due diligence and reporting/accounting work across various industry sectors in the mid-market corporate finance space
  • Building relationships with the Finance Director, CEO and accounting teams of clients, intermediaries and other stakeholders, and coordinating with internal departments (eg tax, audit)
  • Understanding the drivers of different stakeholders on assignments (investors, vendors, creditors, directors, bankers)
  • Preparing draft reports with minimal supervision, ensuring key technical issues and impacts have been taken into account
  • Working with clients to establish credibility and trust, ensuring a smooth end-to-end transaction process
  • Using strong Excel and Financial Modelling skills to analyse and prepare future forecast financial information.
  • Business development, participating in marketing events and keeping abreast of the other client services the firm offers.

To be considered for the Corporate Finance Analyst role you should be degree-educated and ACA/ACCA Qualifiedeither as an Auditor in practice looking to move into Transaction Services, or a Corporate Financier from another Accounting firm or CF boutique looking to join a Top15 firm. You should be able to demonstrate what the key revenue and profit drivers and critical success factors of a business are, and maintain an enquiring and professional approach. Strong financial and analytical skills are important as you will be expected to provide observations on a business which will form the cornerstone of advice provided to company owners. You must have good report writing skills, and be willing and flexible to travel to client sites

On offer is a salary up to GBP45,000 with benefits to include company pension, healthcare and holidays. To apply for the positions or for more information, please contact McGinnis Loy Associates (Reading) Office by telephone or via email at

For other Corporate Finance opportunities in Finance & Accounting, HR Services or Public Practice within the Thames Valley, London & Midlands please visit our website at . McGinnis Loy Associates is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy, in accordance with the Employment Agencies Act.

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