Corporate Finance Director, Manchester

Job Title: Corporate Finance Director, Manchester
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2022-01-07
Contact Name: Laura Banks
Contact Email:
Job Published: 11 days ago

Job Description

Kenton Black Finance are delighted to be working with a firm of financial consultants to entrepreneurs providing expertise in accountancy solutions and commercial business advisory services.

The business epitomises the work ethic, commitment and attention to detail they perform on each project to ensure the highest possible level of service. They offer a full range of services from the inception of the business concept, throughout growth of the entity and on to exit strategies. There is no typical clientele; they operate on new-start businesses to multinational stock listed companies

Before finding out about the role…. Take a look at what their employees receive in company benefits and the perks of working for this firm……..

This is their THANK YOU TO YOU for choosing their organisation to work for.......

-26 days holiday per annum (including your birthday as a paid holiday) in addition to the eight public bank holidays.
-Company pension scheme with up to an additional 2% employer/employee matched contributions.
-Discounted health & lifestyle perks through Medicash.
-Ongoing professional and personal development.
-Annual Christmas team trip abroad.
-Financial and mortgage advice provided by their Wealth Management Team.
-Wellbeing initiatives.
-Two paid community/charity days per year.
-Access to their members club facilities including daily breakfasts & refreshments, free events & socials.
-“Smart Working” hours- flexible start and finish time around core hours.
-Remote Working- option to apply to work remotely for 20% of contractual hours.
-Extended trip abroad- option to extend your trip abroad and work abroad for up to 4 weeks.
-Enhanced maternity & adoption leave.
-Enhanced discretionary company sick pay (up to 4 weeks paid on a rolling 12 month basis).
-Death in Service (covering 2 x salary).
-Annual travel ticket loan.
-Cycle to work scheme.


-Playing a big role in the Corporate Finance team, you will run a variety of corporate finance projects ranging from:

-The preparation of written documents and presentations
- Raising Finance
- Business Sales
- Business Acquisitions
- Management buy-outs and buy-ins
- Mergers
-Listings & Floatation’s.

The role will also include building and maintaining good relationships with clients, legal advisors and investors.


-To take the lead on corporate finance assignments.
-Network, create and maintain relationships with other corporate finance and private equity professionals.
-Undertake marketing activity for individual projects, the CORPORATE FINANCE function and the business as a whole.
-Provide financial analysis on client businesses.
-Undertake financial due diligence on a wide range of projects.
-Plan and prepare written documents relating but not limited to valuations, business plans and information memoranda.
-Create detailed financial models to predict outcomes
-Liaise with all parties involved in transactions and lead with negotiations
-Work closely with Lawyers to have input in and review legal documents and prospectuses
-Assess and predict financial risks and returns
-Lead competitive bid proposals and formal presentations


-Qualified ACCA/ACA/CIMA and relevant Corporate Finance Qualification or experience.
-Knowledge of relevant computer packages including but not limited to Microsoft Word, Excel and Market IQ.
-Strong communication skills and the ability to engage commercially and form strong working relationships with clients.
-Robust project and client management skills.
-Accurate, organised and conscientious.
-Strong network in the Corporate Finance and Private Equity community.
-Experience of IPO’s, international deal experience is desirable
-Previous experience of leading a team of Corporate Finance Professionals

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Kenton Black Finance operate across the UK as a marker leading recruitment partner, specialising in the attraction of finance talent across both permanent and interim requirements. With a team of dedicated experts, each with longevity operating in the finance arena, we maintain a proven track record and have established partnerships with businesses both large, small and those in their infancy. Market leaders, we provide recruitment solutions from entry level accounting trainees to Director and Partner level. Operating from local offices in, Manchester, Preston, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham and Glasgow, Kenton Black Finance remain a dynamic and effective recruitment partner who represent and attract only the finest finance talent in the local area and across the UK.