Transaction Services Assistant

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1373461

 Job Description

We are currently seeking to hire a Transaction Services Assistant who will join our Belfast practice

  • Are you keen to take that next step in your career into Advisory?
  • Do you enjoy a fast-paced role in a high-performing environment?
  • Are you interested in joining a firm that delivers award winning training and opportunities for career progression?


Due to growth we are currently seeking to hire a Transaction Services Assistant who will join our Belfast practice. Your work will be varied. Below will be some of your core responsibilities:

  • Interaction with clients and target teams
  • Accurate preparation of detailed financial analysis
  • Key member of project teams working alongside senior colleagues
  • Ownership of engagement risk management and project management matters
  • Contributing to the development and continuous improvement of our own practice

We ideally need you to have the following:

  • A relevant third level qualification within a Finance, Accountancy or Business discipline or a qualified accounting technician (or similar qualification) is preferred
  • A minimum of three years relevant experience, in a busy accounting environment or similar
  • Demonstrable numerical skills/analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication skills, exceptional oral and written communications capabilities
  • Ability to communicate effectively and comfortably with client personnel of all levels
  • Willingness to assume significant responsibility, ownership and accountability
  • Willingness to develop an in-depth understanding of Transaction Services (training will be provided); previous transaction services experience would be a bonus
  • Ability to work within a team environment and be self motivated
  • Ability to handle multiple engagements simultaneously
  • Must have excellent MS office skills, particularly excel, power point and Word.


KPMG Transactions Services helps clients in areas including financial, tax and commercial due diligence, pre and post deal evaluation, financing and refinancing assistance, contractual discussions and integration.

Hard work is rewarded at KPMG:

We offer excellent remuneration packages at all levels. At this level the package includes an extremely competitive base salary, performance based bonus, and a KPMG flexible benefits package.


We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Creating an inclusive culture where all our people achieve their potential is fundamental to our business. In addition, our employees have the option to avail of our flexible working policies/intelligent working arrangements. To learn more about diversity at KPMG, click here.


If you are interested in the above role, please submit a CV via the apply button. If you have any specific queries on the role, please contact Sinead Galvin

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