Corporate Finance 12 month placement

Multiple Location
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Corporate finance is involved with buying and selling businesses, mergers and management buy ins and outs, to name but a few. This team is very exciting for those with an entrepreneurial spirit, who love challenge and love unlocking potential for growth for the dynamic organisations we work with.

As part of the Corporate Finance team, you'll be very commercially minded, with a strong interest in up-to-date business news, and have a confidence that allows you to deliver solutions of a technical and critical nature.

As part of our national team of corporate finance advisers you'll work with entrepreneurial businesses, their owners and management teams in the mid-market at various stages of their lifecycle. As a placement students in Corporate Finance you will get involved with different types of work, from exploring the strategic options available to our clients, advising and project managing the chosen solution, and being part of a truly integrated corporate finance offering.

Whether buying a business; selling a business; advice on mergers, management buy ins/outs, or raising finance to support business' plans; your role will be to work in a team to guide our clients through the process. You'll work closely with other teams across transactions advisory and transactions tax to provide services such as vendor and acquisition due diligence, floatation and reporting account work, operational due diligence and management assessment.

Within our teams we have specialists across a range of sectors, including; media, food, healthcare, support services, technology, construction, waste, leisure, and financial services. Our sector specialists have developed relationships with key players in the industry and so are well positioned to make introductions and facilitate transactions which you'll be a part of from day one. You'll be part of a global network of over 100 corporate finance specialists. This ensures that we can offer our clients distinctive, high quality and personalised service to help them strategically grow and achieve their ambitions as an organisation. It's exciting work and the perfect way to immerse yourself in the world of business during your placement year.

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What you'll be doing

You'll be involved with vendor, acquisition and operational due diligence. The nature of this work requires a highly professional and sensitive approach. Trainees work onsite with entrepreneurial businesses; their owners and management teams to deliver effective solutions to all areas of their financial operations.

You will have the opportunity to work with specialists across a range of sectors, including media, food, healthcare, support services, technology, construction, waste, leisure and financial services.

Education and Qualifications

Strong academics essential. As well as academic success we're looking for interesting candidates who can show that they've done some great things within their personal and professional lives too. We're looking for well-rounded candidates who connect with our brand, values and culture and want to make a difference right from the start.

Job information

Firm: Grant Thornton

Location: Multiple Location


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