Corporate Development Lead

Our private equity backed client is a high growth, multi-faceted services group. They consistently deliver market leading growth rates. The business has grown its assets considerably over the past few years and has an ambitious buy and build strategy. Due to a high number of transactions, they are looking to recruit a Corporate Development Lead to manage the transaction processes, forge relationships with all parties and support the diligence processes.

Salary: c. £80-£100k + bonus/bens

Location: London

Type: Full-Time

Reference: JOW158


  • Management of transaction processes, working with brokers/senior management and investors
  • Oversight of overall acquisition tracker spreadsheet – ensure all introductions are captured/ actions followed up on/ deals classified correctly.
  • Building models to assess potential deals and assessment of potential investments, undertaking initial analysis on commercial viability
  • Management of data room requests and Due diligence and relevant draft papers
  • Working with the finance function to support integration0

Candidate requirements:

  • You will be a qualified accountant with a strong academic track record
  • A background in Corporate Finance / Transactional Services
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Experience of working with advisory teams, investors and undertaking Due Diligence
  • Ability to multi-task and embrace challenge

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