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St Albans

Trusts Manager 

We are currently looking for an experienced individual of Trusts and Estates accounting to join our St Albans office. The role will include accounts, taxation and general administration, as well as advice on a varied and interesting Trusts and Estates case load.

The successful applicant will have Trusts experience and experience of Estates accounting is essential. We would ideally be looking for a candidate from an Accounting background with management experience. Reporting directly to the Partner, you will manage three individuals, ensuring client relationships are built and maintained successfully. CTA and STEP qualified would be an advantage.

Probate Manager

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a probate manager in our Trusts team in the St Albans office. Duties will include:

  • Maintaining estate accounts
  • Obtaining and processing asset and liability valuation data
  • Preparing documentation for PR meetings
  • Asset collection, payment of liabilities, payment of legacies
  • Administration of inheritance tax returns
  • Identifying and managing income and capital gains tax liabilities
  • Supervising more junior members of the team 

The successful candidate will have Trusts and probate experience. We would ideally be looking for a candidate from an accounting or legal background with management experience. CTA and STEP qualified would be an advantage. 

Assistant Manager Corporate Finance

Having recently recruited a new Director to lead the Mercer & Hole Corporate finance team the firm is looking to further expand the team through the recruitment of a Corporate Finance Assistant Manager in either our London, St Albans or Milton Keynes office.  Our corporate finance team provides advice on matters for a range of companies of various sizes, operating in a variety of industries.  The broad range of services we offer are:

  • Due diligence services
  • Advising businesses on acquisitions (identifying targets, deal structures, due diligence, fundraising, negotiations and project management through to completion)
  • Disposals and exit planning
  • Valuations
  • Advising on MBOs and MBIs

The successful candidate will be ACA/ACCA qualified, educated to degree level and have experience in the Corporate Finance field. A good commercial awareness, logical and systematic approach, well developed report writing skills and attention to detail are all necessary attributes.

Apprenticeship Opportunities

Audit Apprentice

An exciting opportunity for a candidate to work in a busy audit and accounts department whilst studying towards a renowned accounting qualification. They will initially be responsible for preparing the statutory accounts and tax computations of smaller clients, in addition to participating in statutory audits as a junior team member. Alongside the day to day duties the candidate would also be studying for the AAT qualification. Upon successful completion of AAT, they can move on to study towards the ACA qualification.

Outsourcing Apprentice

An exciting opportunity for a candidate to work in a busy outsourcing department whilst studying for an account qualification. They will be responsible for assisting the outsourcing team with various duties including bookkeeping, payments and reconciling transactions. Alongside the day to day duties, the candidate would also be studying AAT. Upon completion of AAT, they can move on to study towards ACCA.

Our varied client base provides our apprentices with a wide and unique range of experience across the disciplines. As well as offering the opportunity to work for an expanding and reputable firm, apprentices are offered the following:

  • Full training, sponsorship and support for professional study
  • Study leave
  • Career progression
  • Competitive salary
  • Company pension scheme
  • Death in service benefit
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Flexi hours
  • Season ticket loan
  • Bike scheme
  • Employee assistance programme

London 

Assistant Manager Corporate Finance

Having recently recruited a new Director to lead the Mercer & Hole Corporate finance team the firm is looking to further expand the team through the recruitment of a Corporate Finance Assistant Manager in either our London, St Albans or Milton Keynes office.  Our corporate finance team provides advice on matters for a range of companies of various sizes, operating in a variety of industries.  The broad range of services we offer are:

  • Due diligence services
  • Advising businesses on acquisitions (identifying targets, deal structures, due diligence, fundraising, negotiations and project management through to completion)
  • Disposals and exit planning
  • Valuations
  • Advising on MBOs and MBIs

The successful candidate will be ACA/ACCA qualified, educated to degree level and have experience in the Corporate Finance field. A good commercial awareness, logical and systematic approach, well developed report writing skills and attention to detail are all necessary attributes.

VAT Assistant - London

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a VAT Assistant to join our dynamic, friendly VAT team in our London office.

The role will involve working directly to a manager and a senior manager on a wide range of technical issues for clients, as well as liaising with and assisting VAT compliance staff with queries.  The role is for a trainee adviser with limited compliance.  With Brexit pending, an interest in customs duties and cross-border trade issues would be helpful as part of our UK work and working with our wider, international network.

The successful candidate will ideally have 1 to 2 years VAT experience, and will have ample opportunity for face time with clients and VAT legal counsel, and will also be expected to take over the running of smaller clients over time.  Responsibility will come with progress and experience.  The successful candidate will be the only VAT junior on the team so has a wonderful opportunity to prove themselves.

Milton Keynes

Assistant Manager Corporate Finance

Having recently recruited a new Director to lead the Mercer & Hole Corporate finance team the firm is looking to further expand the team through the recruitment of a Corporate Finance Assistant Manager in either our London, St Albans or Milton Keynes office.  Our corporate finance team provides advice on matters for a range of companies of various sizes, operating in a variety of industries.  The broad range of services we offer are:

  • Due diligence services
  • Advising businesses on acquisitions (identifying targets, deal structures, due diligence, fundraising, negotiations and project management through to completion)
  • Disposals and exit planning
  • Valuations
  • Advising on MBOs and MBIs

The successful candidate will be ACA/ACCA qualified, educated to degree level and have experience in the Corporate Finance field. A good commercial awareness, logical and systematic approach, well developed report writing skills and attention to detail are all necessary attributes.

If you would like to be considered for a vacancy, please send your CV and cover letter for the attention of HR at 72 London Road, St Albans, AL1 1NS or by email recruit@mercerhole.co.uk

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This information was updated on 11 August 2017

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