Corporate Finance Executive

Job Title: Corporate Finance Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottingham
Salary: 0 - 0
Reference: D45
Contact Name: Beth Owens
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 11, 2021 12:07

Job Description

Corporate Finance Executive


Competitive Salary + Benefits

Are you looking to take the next step on your journey? Do you want to be part of an international family whose vision is, “To make their services smarter, more effective, and more personal every day”? If yes, then you could be our next investment! At Azets, you’re in control of your career and with our support this will make us even stronger, together. Our motto when it comes to career development is “Your Journey – Your Voice – Your Success ".


Azets is an award winning leading firm of Accountants and Business Advisors operating across the UK, Nordics and the USA. We are a family of over 6,500 employees and work across 100 offices in the UK alone. We have seen dramatic growth in recent years which has made us the 9th largest accountancy firm in the UK, and we are over the moon to have been awarded Accountancy Firm of the Year in the FD Excellence Survey 2020. As a result of this growth, we are now looking to invest in our skills set even further!

Our values are our motivations:

Our values are at the heart of everything we do. We are looking for people who also believe in these drivers as we work together to achieve success for both our colleagues and our clients alike. As a business we believe we are stronger together. We share knowledge, ask for help and empower each other to achieve more collectively. We are open minded and value everyone’s contribution, embracing our differences and fostering a culture of trust and inclusion. We look for people who adapt quickly to change, finding smart ways to deliver the best results and remain one step ahead. Does that sound like you?

To get the job that you’ll love

For us, the personal attributes of each of our employees are what makes us authentic in the marketplace. We look for people who can collaborate with peers but can also bring their own voice to the table. We want people who are dynamic in their approach and respectful of other people’s opinions. We are looking for someone who want to be more than just a team member, but who wants to join a family of likeminded individuals.

As an Executive in the Corporate Finance team, you will be responsible for assisting in the delivery of advice in connection with - and the project management of – client transactions. These will typically comprise acquisitions, disposals, management-buy-outs and fundraisings. Tasks are likely to include the production of business plans, information memoranda, financial forecasts and research to identify potential acquisition targets or potential purchasers for our clients’ businesses. You will work closely with clients to gather relevant information and ensure they are kept up to date with progress on projects. The wider Azets team will all work together to meet deadlines together and ensure the client transaction is delivered efficiently.


In terms of qualifications, you will require ACA or ACCA to undertake this position and will build well from a background in audit. The team will nurture and guide you as you learn and develop, ensuring that your client management skills are effective and your technical knowledge is strong. Your journey will continue via mentorship from your senior colleagues to provide soft skills development such as more effective client communications and also steps towards project leadership and staff management.

What’s in it for you?

  • Pension - Looking after your future self when it’s time to step back and relax.
  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays – Time to focus on your family and what’s important to you. Where will your precious time take you?
  • Agile Working – We’re on a mission to give you back your time.
  • Life Assurance – 4 x times salary, our family is important to us, and so is yours.
  • Employee Referral Bonus – We’re always looking for talented individuals to join our family.
  • Employee Benefits Portal – Cashback and vouchers on everyday purchases.
  • Extensive Learning & Development Opportunities – Continuous development and support not only for your professional qualifications but also for your personal goals and aspirations, so we can grow together.
  • Opportunity to attend social events – Time to stop, pause and have fun.
  • Career Coaching – Better never stops. Sharing our time to make the best use of yours.