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Due Diligence Consultant

Full Time
Birmingham, Derby

We have a brand-new role within our corporate finance team, for a dedicated due diligence consultant. You would be reporting directly to the Corporate Finance Partner and Senior Manager, and will be responsible for undertaking regular due diligence assignments for a number of corporate acquirers and funders.

The Dains Corporate finance team is rapidly expanding, and this newly created role is an exciting opportunity for a due diligence consultant to further their career and work for several different funders and corporate acquirers across the Midlands, advising on multi-million-pound transactions.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop their own career and work directly with the Partner. The current team will provide a great platform for development and career progression.


  • Assisting with client acceptance and engagement take-on procedures
  • Undertaking and reviewing financial analysis
  • Interpretation the financial analysis for compliance with UK GAAP
  • Writing a report in a clear and concise manner to highlight any issues or concerns, and conclude accordingly
  • Identifying key deal issues and commercial observations
  • liaising with clients, target businesses and other professional advisors
  • Liaising with other services lines, for example tax
  • Managing the delivery of the projects alongside the Partner and Senior Manager
  • Business development and building relationships with key introducers of work
  • Preparation of proposal documents


  • Fully qualified accountant (ACA or ACCA)
  • High level of accuracy, diligence and integrity
  • Technically strong with a good understanding of UK GAAP
  • Due diligence experience preferred but not essential
  • Report writing experience essential
  • Confident, proactive, and tenacious
  • Strong oral and written skills

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Our Commitment to you

Job CategoryCorporate Finance
Benefit 1.25 days annual leave (plus statutory bank holidays)
Benefit 2.Greener car scheme
Benefit 3.Flexible benefits
Benefit 4.Hybrid and smart working options
Benefit 5.Holiday trading
Benefit 6.Shopping discounts

How to Apply

If you have any problems submitting your application using the form below then please send your application to Nicola Jones (remembering to quote the job you are applying for).

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Application Process

Step 1

Please complete the application submission form at the end of the job spec or send your full CV to Nicola Jones.

Step 2

If your application is shortlisted, you will be contacted, and a telephone screening interview will be scheduled.

Step 3

Following a successful telephone screening interview, you will be invited to attend a face-to-face interview with the hiring manager.

Step 4

You will be notified of the outcome of your interview and provided with feedback.