Current Vacancies


Location: Rugby/Leicester


Magma Corporate Finance are seeking to recruit an Assistant Manager to join the lead advisory team to work on a range of transactions valued from £1 million to £50 million.


This exciting role offers the opportunity to gain hands-on experience on a variety of transactions including trade sales, private equity investments, management buyouts, acquisitions and bank funding.


What you will be doing


  • Analysing financial statements, management information, financial forecasts and market intelligence
  • Preparing key client deliverables including Information Memorandum and financial models
  • Undertaking research on potential buyers, market trends, comparable transactions and potential new clients
  • Managing and acting as deal leader on smaller transactions
  • Attend client meetings
  • Maintaining an appropriate network of peers, in intermediaries, banks and private equity


Who we are looking for


To be successful in your application you will need the following:


  • ACA/ACCA qualified
  • 1-2 years post-qualification experience in a previous corporate finance role
  • Technically strong with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Able to manage own workload effectively and have a desire to take on responsibility
  • A commercial mind


What we offer


A competitive salary, bonus scheme and flexible benefits package.


If you are interested in this role, please forward your curriculum vitae to


Location: Leicester


What you will be doing


You will have responsibility for your own portfolio, whilst also working alongside experienced Tax Partners and Senior Managers on bespoke advisory projects.


You will work with a diverse range of clients across numerous different sectors, covering all areas of corporate tax including the following:


  • Managing a portfolio of clients, which will include management of and involvement in the compliance process, as well as advice in connection with annual tax matters
  • Preparation and review of Research and Development tax claims, assisting clients to identify potentially qualifying projects and translating that into a claim to HMRC
  • Involvement in complex and bespoke advisory projects, including detailed technical analysis, report writing, clearance applications to HMRC and overseeing implementation

This will include:


  • Company reconstructions, shareholder reorganisations, share schemes and capital allowance claims
  • Dealing with HMRC enquiries and managing negotiations with HMRC
  • Training and coaching more junior members of the team, and supporting their personal development

Who we are looking for


The ideal candidate for this position will be CTA qualified and looking to accelerate their career in a dynamic advisory-focused environment within the entrepreneurial owner managed business sector.


The candidate should be personable, happy working in a team environment and have a desire to interact with clients.


The candidate’s experience can range from a new Assistant Manager to someone already in a Managers position.


If you are interested in this role, please forward your curriculum vitae to


  • Commercial Knowledge
  • An interest in business
  • Enthusiasm and ambition
  • A proactive approach
  • Communication skills
  • Vision and fresh ideas
  • Experience and technical ability
We are always interested to meet talented people who are interested in working with us. Please contact us to talk about current and future opportunities.