Corporate Finance Executive - Reading

£40,000 - £45,000
Ref: 364 Date Posted: Monday 15 Apr 2024

Corporate Finance Executive


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

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


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


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.)


The Corporate Finance Executive candidate:

  • 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 an exciting opportunity for Auditors from large firms, who are looking to leave audit behind them and launch a career within Corporate Finance, as a Corporate Finance Executive.


Thank you for your interest in this Corporate Finance Executive vacancy.