Commercial Finance/Corporate Finance Specialist

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £85,000 - £95,000 per year

  • Contact:

    James King

  • Contact email:

    james.king@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    JK2957

  • Duration:

    Initial 6 month FTC

  • Expiry date:

    2021-04-22

  • Consultant:

    James King

​Our client, one of the UK’s best-known consumer brands, is looking to hire an experienced corporate finance specialist on an initial 6 month contract. This role is vital to the business and offers a unique opportunity for an ambitious candidate to gain invaluable experience in a commercial project role.

Purpose of the role:

  • The candidate will be responsible for overseeing the final 6 months’ of the company’s largest confidential multi-million pound bid project. Responsibilities include:

    • Owning and updating the existing financial models as necessary.

    • Liaising with a variety of senior investors.

    • Business partnering the Head of Commercial Finance, CFO and key non-finance Directors.

    • Report writing and presenting key financial information and insights for the Board.

    • Proactively advising on opportunities and risks in final bid proposal.

Candidate profile:

  • Qualified ACA/CA from an international professional services or consulting firm.

  • 5 years + post-qualified experience, preferably with time spent in industry.

  • Experience in a corporate finance or transaction services role.

  • Strong academic record.

  • Commercial acumen – ability to own financial models whilst also business partnering and influencing senior stakeholders.

Why should you apply?

This type of confidential bid process is a rare opportunity in the UK and the ability to see it through to completion allows great opportunity for candidates either wanting to further their progress within this organisation or use this project to become more attractive to the UK’s most respected employers when applying for commercial finance/corporate finance roles in the future.