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Corporate Finance Associate: Transaction Services

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
£25,000 to £35,000
Job Type
1 Jan 2022

Bruckshaw Associates are looking to recruit for a Vat Manger for our top 25 firm of Accountants. Our Client offers a flexible hybrid working & above market rate benefits.


The limitation on progression is purely down to an individual wanting it and going out and getting it.

The Role

Our award-winning Corporate Finance team is nationally recognised, particularly in the Health and Social Care sector. The Transaction Support team based in Cheltenham works closely with a number of corporate acquirers and a large number of the London based Private Equity Houses, Corporate Banks and Nominated Advisers to AIM companies.

  • Developing an understanding of the target business and its drivers
  • Interpretation and analysis of financial and operational information
  • Review and analysis of historical trading, cash flow and balance sheets
  • Evaluation of the current trading performance of the business
  • Review and analysis of projections, and underlying assumptions
  • Identify and report key issues which may affect the price our clients are willing to pay for target companies
  • Identify and quantify potential risk areas that may need to be addressed as part of the deal structure
  • Be involved in the production of quality detailed written reports within agreed timescales, briefing the Partner/Director accordingly

Key Skills and Qualifications

  • ACA/ACCA qualified
  • Strong experience of audit, accounts preparation or transaction services
  • Outstanding communication skills and ability to build rapport
  • Able to quickly identify the core issues from a large volume of data
  • Able to identify risk and/or potentially price affecting issues
  • Strong experience in using Excel as a reporting and analysis tool
  • Client focused, with an emphasis on quality and accuracy
  • An ability to understand the bigger picture whilst maintaining an eye on the detail
  • Ability to thrive under pressure

We are happy to consider flexible hours for this position and currently offer hybrid working.

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  • Job Reference: 460877010-2
  • Date Posted: 1 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Bruckshaw Associates
    Bruckshaw Associates
  • Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
  • Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent