AJ Chambers

AJ Chambers London, UK
Oct 19, 2018
Corporate Finance Manager - Essex/Hertfordshire - Top 40 firm A very well-known ranked firm is looking to grow their Corporate Finance team through the addition of a Manager who will lead and shape this service-line. The firm has an excellent reputation for facilitating individual career development as well as operating within a productive yet relaxed culture. The team offers a broad selection of services such as: Due Diligence services Advising businesses on acquisitions Disposals and exit planning Valuations Advising on MBOs and MBIs You'll have the opportunity to work with a range of companies of various sizes, working across a variety of sectors. Clients include small start-ups and family run businesses through to divisions of multi-national corporations. This will be a varied role where you'll be expected to take a leading role on transactions. You'll be directly involved with the financial due diligence, valuations, bank lending reviews, assisting clients with acquisitions, sales or mergers. Key responsibilities: Take the lead in the preparation of due diligence and valuations report, information memorandums and financial models. Prepare fee estimates, proposals and budgets for client assignments. Play an active role in business development. Assist in the development of junior members of the team. Personal requirements: ACA/ACCA qualified. Post qualification experience in Corporate Finance. Educated to degree standard. Experience in preparing due diligence reports. Proven technical knowledge gained in a similar environment. For more information on this position please either apply directly, or contact Aaron Butcher at AJ Chambers . If this role isn't for you but you do possess many of the requirements, please do get in contact with us as we may be able to offer a more suitable role.
AJ Chambers London, UK
Oct 19, 2018
Corporate Finance Manager - Top 20 firm - London A Top 20 firm are looking to expand their dynamic Corporate Finance team through the addition of a Corporate Finance Manager. This is a role within a very active team who have developed a strong reputation, not just for their standard of work but also the culture they adopt within the work place. The firms' Corporate Finance team specialises in the mid-market across a variety of deals sizes, ranging from £1m through to £100m, handling M&As, MBO/MBI, Growth Capital Raising transactions and Due Diligence on both Buy and Sell side transactions. You'll be executing a wide range of deals/transactions whilst also assisting the junior executives in the team. It will be a client facing role where you'll be expected to meet new and existing clients to discuss exit and growth strategies and pitch for work. Key responsibilities: Leading transaction services assignments. Preparing new deal opportunities. Preparation of business plans and information memorandums. Researching and approach potential buyers/sellers for clients. Financial Modelling of different transaction scenarios. Act as the main point of contact between Directors and Clients. Personal requirements: 2 years' post qualification experience in Corporate Finance. Practice experience outside the Big 4. Transaction service experience is vital. Lead advisory experience is ideal but not vital. Experience in manging teams and assignments. For more information on this position please either apply directly, or contact Aaron Butcher at AJ Chambers . If this role isn't for you but you do possess many of the requirements, please do get in contact with us as we may be able to offer a more suitable role.
AJ Chambers London, UK
Oct 16, 2018
Are you interested in developing and shaping a corporate finance department? A ranked firm who is under increasing demand within the M&A space have decided to go ahead with plans to introduce a centralised corporate finance department. They are looking for someone to head up this team to keep up with the deal flow. The right candidate will have the opportunity to shape and develop this team and contribute to the significant plans for expansion over the forthcoming years. The candidate will get the opportunity to work on all aspects of the deal cycle; ranging from the origination and pitching process through to the execution of the deal. The right candidate doesn't have to come from an origination background but ideally the candidate will be at that stage in their career within a couple of years to do so. Personal requirements: Must be at Manager grade in a Corporate Finance/Transaction Services role. Significant experience in working in Practice is essential. Demonstrable record in working within the mid-market. Capable of interacting with a range of clients.
AJ Chambers London, UK
Oct 13, 2018
DIRECTOR | London This is the ideal opportunity for an experienced Senior Manager / Director / Partner to branch away from the stuffy traditional practice environment, to join a forward thinking "grown up" working environment in the heart of London's thriving Shoreditch. The Company Highly successful Accountancy Practice with a Turnover in excess of £5m, the firm operates in the heart of Shoreditch looking wherever possible to develop close relationships with all their business clients and is therefore well placed to offer general business advice and support if required. Modern working culture where developing an acceptable work/life balance is welcomed. Requirements A new hire would ensure that there continues to be a balanced leadership. The successful candidate will be personable and able to fit in with a modern and forward-looking company. The candidate will need to have good leadership organisational and communication skills and be comfortable in networking environments. It's essential for the successful candidate to have a fee following in excess of £100k, however there will be a portfolio of clients that will assigned to their responsibility so you must be prepared to be proactive in growing the provided client portfolio. For more information on this Director position please either apply directly, or contact Cody Palmer at AJ Chambers. If this role isn't for you but you do possess many of the requirements please do get in contact with us as we may be able to offer a more suitable role.
AJ Chambers London, UK
Oct 13, 2018
Corporate Finance Manager (TMT) - Top 6 Firm - London A highly regarded Top 6 firm are looking for an individual to join their progressive TMT focused service-line. This is a firm which encourages its staff to present new ideas to help drive the company past its competitors. This position will offer unrivalled benefits and opportunities for personal development. The team you'll be joining is experiencing significant growth in deal volumes. The transactions are primarily UK based mid-market M&A transactions. The clients are typical owner managed, private equity or venture capital backed growth businesses with revenues between £10m and £100m. Key Responsibilities: Actively managing client relationships, taking responsibility for the day-to-day project management of delivering M&A transactions. Leading and managing the delivery of marketing documentation; pitch materials and proposals. Managing and nurturing junior staff. Proactive in business development. Personal Requirements: Experience in TMT M&A deals in an investment bank, boutique, big 4 or mid-tier accounting firm. Demonstratable track record of deal execution across all phases, from origination to completion including: preparing pitch materials and proposals, drafting transaction documentation and financial modelling including LBO & DCF analysis. This role comes with a competitive salary and market leading incentives and benefits. For more information on this position please either apply directly, or contact Aaron Butcher at AJ Chambers . If this role isn't for you but you do possess many of the requirements, please do get in contact with us as we may be able to offer a more suitable role.
AJ Chambers England, UK
Oct 13, 2018
A well-established firm of accountants based in Stratford are looking for Qualified ACA/ACCA Senior Accountant to join their team, this firm offer a solid and personalised service to their clients they ensure they are knowledgeable and trusted, so they can ensure their service is absolutely up to standard and of the highest level possible. A positive and forward-thinking firm means the working environment is supportive and enjoyable. The Role Be responsible and accountable for the management and delivery of accountancy and audit services to the client base in accordance with the Firm's targeted processes and procedures. Oversee work for clients who are Charities and Not for Profit organisations. Manage day-to-day activities, coordinating activities to ensure the optimal use of resources to maximise financial returns. Record and report on job performance and costs and ensure that all work is delivered on time and within budget. Manage the financial aspects of all work undertaken. Responsible for continually evaluating and improving service and performance levels, implementing efficient business processes and procedures to ensure a high quality. Build, manage and maintain excellent working relationships with the existing and new client base. Monitoring client satisfaction to ensure continual improvement. Be accountable for all aspects of the production and filing of statutory yearend accounts, in accordance with client/statutory requirements. To manage and be accountable for all aspects of the production and filing of client corporation tax returns in accordance with client/statutory requirements. To lead, manage and perform the annual audit of client accounts as required. To prepare, review and present audit reports and commentaries to the client, to include recommendations for improvements to client systems and processes. To manage and deliver a wide range of Company Secretarial related services (e.g. Board Meeting Minutes, Dividend Vouchers, Change of Company details etc.) in accordance with statutory regulations/deadlines. To work on one off assignments, such as business advisory reviews, produce valuations (commercial, forensic and fiscal purposes), investigations (litigation support, matrimonial and similar), assist with expert witness work and undertake other ad hoc assignments. The Successful Applicant Qualified ACA/ACCA. Be able to manage your day and time effectively to meet deadlines. Previous experience of working with a practice environment handing a mixed portfolio of sectors and clients. Technically strong FRS knowledge and practical working experience. Hands on experience of using Quickbooks, Sage, Xero, Futrili, TaxCalc, Logical Office and Excel software. Have a broad knowledge of the UK taxation system. Have strong communication skills with clients and colleagues, (both written and verbal), staff management skills, and ambition and vision. Be able to identify new business opportunities for the firm when liaising with clients For further information on this role, please apply direct or contact Billie Vallance at AJ Chambers.
AJ Chambers London, UK
Oct 11, 2018
An international group of Accountants are in search of a Manager to head up their experienced accounts team. The firm based in the heart of London are offering a market leading remuneration package, along with other benefits, to ensure they attract the best managers in the market. Client service is paramount together with a high level of professionalism. The candidate must be able to work on their own initiative to produce quality work on a timely basis. In addition, this candidate should help to build an improved service offering in the department by contributing their time, expertise and experience to the team. You will be tasked with Preparing Accounts, Tax Returns, VAT Returns and performing reviews,but more importantly you will manage a team of Accountants to get results, including a large amount of delegation and Strategic planning. Skills and Requirements for this Head Accountant position: ACA/ACCA qualified Previous experience in a comparable role and a successful track record of managing a professional accounting department Results orientated Excellent communication and organisational skills both written and oral Demonstrable negotiation skills Computer literate Strong organisational skills Hands on approach The Ideal Head of Accounts: Commitment, enthusiasm, drive, determination and a flexible approach to work Able to be self-critical A good team player Ability to be discrete and to be totally confidential in undertaking of the role For more information on this Accounts Manager position please either apply directly, or contact Cody Palmer at AJ Chambers. If this role isn't for you but you do possess many of the requirements please do get in contact with us as we may be able to offer a more suitable role.
AJ Chambers Elstree, UK
Oct 10, 2018
Are you an Audit Manager/Director looking for a new role in an impressive firm based in Elstree? This role is offering a clear route of progression and an excellent work life balance in a friendly environment. The Role: One of the main points of Audit contact, knowledge and influence for a mixed range of existing and new-win clients, managing and effecting solutions to meet their needs and timescales You will be managing the Audit Manager, to make sure there is a clear line of communication from Audit Junior, to Audit Director Motivate a team, and guide staff in all audit areas, while building effective client and colleague relationships Ownership of the overall audit planning, to make sure work is completed on schedule Reporting to the directors on internal and external issues, requiring discussion Demonstrate excellence in audit requirements, current legislation, accounting standards, technical issues and related matters The Ideal Candidate: ACCA or ACA qualified, with knowledge of all relevant auditing and accounting issues Post qualified experience and training both in the UK and Internationally Supervising and developing more junior staff members Feel comfortable with public speaking, as well as selling yourself and the business to new clients and building new services into an existing base Able to work to deadlines, and are focused enough to want to exceed the most unreasonable customer' demands Career-minded, dedicated and willing to prove your worth If you feel you would be suitable, please apply direct or contact Jess Dodman at AJ Chambers. Audit Partner - Elstree
AJ Chambers London, UK
Oct 09, 2018
This is a unique opportunity for an Accounts Manager to work for a vastly growing international practice. With strong presence in major countries such as the USA & Australia, this firm's aim is to grow the UK office as quickly as possible and feel they need an experienced accounts manager to help do so. This hire will become the Director of the UK office as the firm grows, and will have great influence within the firm. The firm based in the heart of London are offering a market leading remuneration package, along with other benefits, to ensure they attract the best managers in the market. The role of this Accounts Manager: Primarily acting as hands on manager of our UK office clients, typically, being smaller foreign-owned UK private companies, with most contact with the overseas head offices Initially assisted by an office manager, bookkeeper & accountant as well staff in other offices including external firms using internal and external support - of advice and assistance in the tax, accounting, general business and company secretarial areas, as well as attending to internal office managerial and office functions Working with others to build up a team of professionals in the office You would supervise and manage staff You would gradually become more involved in businesses development Ideal Professional characteristics 4+ UK accounting or tax experience Recent experience in company tax with a UK accounting firm ACA or ACCA qualified accountant Excellent IT skills Proven skills in staff and client management Recent experience as supervisor or manager at a UK accounting firm An advantage if You have lived and worked in another country speak another major language have a good knowledge of VAT What's on offer Genuine opportunities for rapid advancement £60,000 - £75,000 An exciting position with a small, dynamic, internationally-orientated firm An opportunity to develop your skills and network Some overseas travel and substantial interaction with clients and colleagues abroad For more information on this Accounts Manager position please either apply directly, or contact Cody Palmer at AJ Chambers. If this role isn't for you but you do possess many of the requirements please do get in contact with us as we may be able to offer a more suitable role.
AJ Chambers Scotland, UK
Oct 05, 2018
Corporate Finance Manager - Top 20 firm - London A Top 20 firm are looking to expand their dynamic Corporate Finance team through the addition of a Corporate Finance Manager. This is a role within a very active team who have developed a strong reputation, not just for their standard of work but also the culture they adopt within the work place. The firms' Corporate Finance team specialises in the mid-market across a variety of deals sizes, ranging from £1m through to £100m, handling M&As, MBO/MBI, Growth Capital Raising transactions and Due Diligence on both Buy and Sell side transactions. You'll be executing a wide range of deals/transactions whilst also assisting the junior executives in the team. It will be a client facing role where you'll be expected to meet new and existing clients to discuss exit and growth strategies and pitch for work. Key responsibilities: Leading transaction services assignments. Preparing new deal opportunities. Preparation of business plans and information memorandums. Researching and approach potential buyers/sellers for clients. Financial Modelling of different transaction scenarios. Act as the main point of contact between Directors and Clients. Personal requirements: 2 years' post qualification experience in Corporate Finance. Practice experience outside the Big 4. Transaction Service experience is vital. Lead advisory experience is ideal but not vital. Experience in manging teams and assignments. For more information on this position please either apply directly, or contact James Done at AJ Chambers . If this role isn't for you but you do possess many of the requirements, please do get in contact with us as we may be able to offer a more suitable role.
AJ Chambers 400 Springfield Rd, Belfast BT12 7DU, UK
Oct 05, 2018
Corporate Finance Manager - Top 20 firm - London A Top 20 firm are looking to expand their dynamic Corporate Finance team through the addition of a Corporate Finance Manager. This is a role within a very active team who have developed a strong reputation, not just for their standard of work but also the culture they adopt within the work place. The firms' Corporate Finance team specialises in the mid-market across a variety of deals sizes, ranging from £1m through to £100m, handling M&As, MBO/MBI, Growth Capital Raising transactions and Due Diligence on both Buy and Sell side transactions. You'll be executing a wide range of deals/transactions whilst also assisting the junior executives in the team. It will be a client facing role where you'll be expected to meet new and existing clients to discuss exit and growth strategies and pitch for work. Key responsibilities: Leading transaction services assignments. Preparing new deal opportunities. Preparation of business plans and information memorandums. Researching and approach potential buyers/sellers for clients. Financial Modelling of different transaction scenarios. Act as the main point of contact between Directors and Clients. Personal requirements: 2 years' post qualification experience in Corporate Finance. Practice experience outside the Big 4. Transaction Service experience is vital. Lead advisory experience is ideal but not vital. Experience in manging teams and assignments. For more information on this position please either apply directly, or contact James Done at AJ Chambers . If this role isn't for you but you do possess many of the requirements, please do get in contact with us as we may be able to offer a more suitable role.
AJ Chambers Edinburgh, UK
Oct 05, 2018
Corporate Finance Manager - Top 20 firm - London A Top 20 firm are looking to expand their dynamic Corporate Finance team through the addition of a Corporate Finance Manager. This is a role within a very active team who have developed a strong reputation, not just for their standard of work but also the culture they adopt within the work place. The firms' Corporate Finance team specialises in the mid-market across a variety of deals sizes, ranging from £1m through to £100m, handling M&As, MBO/MBI, Growth Capital Raising transactions and Due Diligence on both Buy and Sell side transactions. You'll be executing a wide range of deals/transactions whilst also assisting the junior executives in the team. It will be a client facing role where you'll be expected to meet new and existing clients to discuss exit and growth strategies and pitch for work. Key responsibilities: Leading transaction services assignments. Preparing new deal opportunities. Preparation of business plans and information memorandums. Researching and approach potential buyers/sellers for clients. Financial Modelling of different transaction scenarios. Act as the main point of contact between Directors and Clients. Personal requirements: 2 years' post qualification experience in Corporate Finance. Practice experience outside the Big 4. Transaction Service experience is vital. Lead advisory experience is ideal but not vital. Experience in manging teams and assignments. For more information on this position please either apply directly, or contact James Done at AJ Chambers . If this role isn't for you but you do possess many of the requirements, please do get in contact with us as we may be able to offer a more suitable role.
AJ Chambers London, UK
Oct 05, 2018
My client is a multi-award winning Top 20 Advisory practice who have been doing great work within the Valuations field across a wide variety of mandates. As a result there is an urgent need for a technically skilled and confident Valuations professional to join at Director level, both to lead on complex cases and also to be deeply involved with business development, team management and integral to the overall strategic leadership of the service line. Reporting in to one of the most respected Valuations Partners in the industry, the work you can expect to be involved with includes: Commercial Valuations in support of the firm's M&A activities Dispute Resolution / Expert witness work Tax/Shares/Probate Regulatory and Accounting This role will only suit candidates with aspirations & ability to make Partner in the short/mid term?. ?To succeed in this role you'll need to demonstrate: ACA qualified with excellent academics Significant and focused valuations experience from a recognised accounting or specialised valuations firm Skilled across different valuations methodologies; i.e. DCF and earning multiples Excellent/confident communication with a strong client focus The strength of character to competently defend valuations opinions to influence clients and peers
AJ Chambers London, UK
Oct 05, 2018
An independent boutique with a partner-led approach are seeking a commercially minded corporate finance manager to aid with their continued growth in the media and telecoms sector. The role offers the opportunity to work closely with partners, to co-ordinate key projects and to play an integral part in delivering sell side, buy side and fundraising transactions. You should be comfortable working autonomously accompanied by regular face to face time with the existing team. Have an excellent reputation for contribution to transactions. Have experience in the M&A transaction environment High end salary with market leading benefits and incentives
AJ Chambers London, UK
Oct 03, 2018
A leader in the Tech sector, my client advises on sale mandates globally, with a particularly strong European footprint Based out either London or Vienna you'll be travelling regularly across the DACH region originating and executing deals in the mid-market. As VP you'll be supporting a highly respected Partner, though will work with significant autonomy from day 1. Key aspects to the role include: Have operated at a mid/senior level within an M&A Advisory Boutique, VC/PE, Accounting firm or Corporate Development Experience as a Lead Advisor in M&A transactions, fund raises, MBOsetc Be fluently bilingual in German and English both written and verbally, with the ability to generate pitch documents, IM, BPs and presentations in either language Have the flexibility to undertake regular international travel Personal attributes include high levels of charisma, personal ethics and gravitas Whilst exposure to tech deals isn't absolutely necessary, a strong interest and knowledge of the sector is crucial to succeed in the role. For the right candidate a market leading package is available as well as a define path to Partnership. For more information or to apply contact James Done at AJ Chambers
AJ Chambers London, UK
Oct 03, 2018
A leader in the Tech sector, my clients advise on sale mandates globally, with a particularly strong European footprint As VP you'll be supporting a highly respected Partner, though will work with significant autonomy from day 1. Key aspects to the role include: Have operated at a mid/senior level within an M&A Advisory Boutique, VC/PE, Accounting firm or Corporate Development Experience as a Lead Advisor in M&A transactions, fund raises, MBOs etc Generate pitch documents, IM, BPs and presentations and financial models Have the flexibility to undertake regular international travel Personal attributes include high levels of charisma, personal ethics and gravitas Whilst exposure to tech deals isn't absolutely necessary, a strong interest and knowledge of the sector is crucial to succeed in the role. For the right candidate a market leading package/bonus is available as well as a defined path to Partnership.