Business Advisory Services – “Calling All Graduates”

Due to ongoing growth in our Business Advisory Services Practice (“BAS”), we are now looking to recruit a graduate to join the firm on a 3.5 year training contract, during which time they will undertake professional studies towards becoming a chartered accountant with Chartered Accountants Ireland. The successful candidate will report to the BAS management team and will be involved in the provision of advisory and restructuring services to a wide range of stakeholders, including banks, funds, alternative lenders and corporates. The role will include the following:

  • Provision of professional advice and services to a wide ranging portfolio of clients, to include:
    • Turnaround options advice and business restructuring;
    • Debt and refinancing advice;
    • Accelerated M&A;
    • Independent Business Reviews;
    • Corporate simplification;
    • Corporate insolvency;
    • Personal insolvency;
    • Forensic services, including litigation support, expert witness services and financial investigations; and
    • Business intelligence services.

Essential Criteria

  • Recent graduate with First Class or 2:1 Honours Degree (or equivalent), preferably in finance / accountancy or a business related degree, however all degree types will be considered;
  • Intention to pursue and obtain professional exams;
  • Confident with Microsoft applications including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills;
  • High attention to detail and accuracy;
  • Commercial awareness;
  • Strong work ethic;
  • Team player;
  • Proactive and positive approach including ability to use own initiative; and
  • Time management skills.

This is a full time position and will be based in our Belfast office.

To apply for this position please submit a CV by email to