Accountant - Transaction Services

Reference: VAC-200
Sector(s): Accountancy & Audit
Salary: £ 40,000 to £ 50,000 Per Annum
Salary Details: Plus excellent package
Town/City: Manchester
Contract Type: Permanent

Role: Accountant (Assistant Manager)- Transaction Services

Location: Manchester (initially home working with some homework available post covid and flexi-time)

As an Assistant Manager your work is on delivery of projects on a day-to-day basis and to build strong external and internal client relationships. You will have a good understanding/experience in: the field of financial due diligence for corporate, private equity or financial buyers and vendors, and or reporting accountant work. You will also have developed underlying accounting knowledge and typically be a qualified accountant.


Support the project management of smaller client engagements; monitoring progress against budget and established timeframe, and risk management.Prepare analysis, reports and other documents such as proposals using PowerPoint and Excel. Deliver complete sections of reports that include focused conclusions and recommendations.Assist Partners, Directors and Associate Directors with business development activitiesLiaise with clients on matters concerning risk management, progress and monitoring information flows.Support in pitch participation.Identify and recognise new project and business opportunities, and inform the project director or partner as appropriate.Act as an ambassador of the firm, participate in marketing events and keeping abreast of the wide range of services the firm offers.Support recruitment, retention, motivation and learning and development of employees within the Transaction Services team, acting as an advocate for the team.Seek and take action on feedback.Deliver honest and timely feedback to colleagues.



• Basic working knowledge and experience of Transaction Services activities.
• ACA/ACCA qualified (or equivalent), or relevant work experience.
• Excellent knowledge and experience of using MS Office, in particular Excel and Powerpoint.
• Self-starting individual who is comfortable working independently and as part of a team.
• Excellent interpersonal skills.
• Demonstrates a pro-active approach to their continuous development.


 About Brimstone Consulting: We specialise in finding highly qualified staff in the following areas:
Forensic Accounting & Fraud - (AML/CTF, Investigation, CFE’s etc.); Legal and LegalTech (E-Discovery, Digital Forensics, EDRM); Big Data and Data Analytics  - (MI/BI/CI);  InfoSec and Cyber Crime; Audit;  Accountancy and Finance; FinTech (Payments etc.);  Risk - (Credit, Regulatory, Liquidity, Market, Analysts-SAS, SPSS etc.);  Compliance/Corporate Governance ;  IT  - (full SDLC- BA’s PM’s , Architects, Developers etc.);

Brimstone Consulting acts as an employment agency (permanent) and as an employment business (temporary) - a free and confidential service to candidates. Brimstone Consulting is an equal opportunities employer. Due to time constraints we can only reply to applicants that match our clients’ specifications. We may store applications in our cloud storage facilities that may include dropbox.

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