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17
Feb

Corporate Finance Job | North Star are Recruiting

Associate, Corporate Finance

This is an excellent and unique opportunity to join a niche, fledgling corporate finance consultancy house, specialising in offering services to the fund and wealth management industry. The candidate will be a motivated, hard working individual with strong financial and modelling skills, rigorous analytical capability and intellectual curiosity. The willingness to learn is essential as well as the capability to develop and deliver clear, insightful, high quality output.

We are offering the successful candidate invaluable experience through total immersion in transactions with significant responsibility and the opportunity to grow with the business with scope for rapid progression.

Location

Central London (Zone 1)

Duties & Responsibilities

Working alongside and reporting to the Managing Director, the role is an exciting opportunity for a motivated self-starter to work and gain experience primarily with clients across the UK and global fund and wealth management sector. Whilst this is a key sector focus, the firm provide services across many other sectors advising listed companies, mid to small cap PE backed businesses as well as owner managed/entrepreneurial focussed ventures in the UK and Europe.

Skills & Competencies

Ability to demonstrate a capability to deliver complex corporate finance projects across multi-sectors and corporate profiles. Skills include delivering projects in a co-ordinated manner including all aspects of commercial, financial, tax, legal, regulatory and administrative work packages.

Ideally the candidate will have at least 3 years relevant experience. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate all or some of the following:

  • Prior corporate finance transaction experience (across multi-sectors)
  • Strong financial analysis and accounting/tax skills
  • Experience of financial modelling
  • Fund and wealth management knowledge preferred but not essential
  • Experience of working within regulatory frameworks such as the FCA Handbook; AIM Rules; AIFMD; MiFID or similar
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills with the ability to disseminate complex matters into clear understandable output
  • Strong project management skills

The above are desirable criteria. Primarily we are seeking a hard working individual with the correct aptitude, specifically a desire to learn and to gain greater experience.

Remuneration

£40,000 – £50,000+ per annum depending on experience (plus pension and annual bonus linked to performance of both the individual and the firm)

Commencement Date

Immediate

To apply or to enquire about this role please get in touch at contact@northstarcorporatefinance.co.uk