Corporate Finance Assistant with City One Securities Ltd


Location: City of London
£10.55 per hour
Part-time for an initial three-month contract (potential for extension)
Immediate start
Closing date: 6 May 2019, 12 noon
Early applications requested.

About the Company

City One Securities is a corporate finance house based in the heart of London, authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). It specialises in various areas of the Financial Services market such as raising start-up or expansion finance for innovative SMEs. City One Securities believe the entrepreneurial community should have the opportunity to fund their business plan and work with innovative, inspiring and cutting-edge management teams to help achieve this.

Learn more about City One Securities here.


The Role

As a Corporate Finance Assistant, you'll have the opportunity to engage in truly stimulating, rich and intellectually challenging work whilst being supported by a team of professionals. With a small team, City One Securities always manage to punch above their weight on many levels due to their strong relationships with their business partners and team.  This is an excellent opportunity for a graduate to develop in a corporate setting and to interact with people of different backgrounds. 

Main responsibilities of the role include:

• Assisting in corporate client due diligence
• Processing and preparing financial and business forms
• Formulating compliant offering documentation
• Performing routine calculations to produce analyses and reports as requested
• Answering questions and providing assistance to stakeholders, customers and clients as needed
• Suggesting changes or improvements to increase accuracy and efficiency where appropriate.

There is tremendous potential for professional progression in this role, and a contract extension is possible for the right candidate upon review.



This role would suit candidates with a bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or economics or a related field. However, the ideal candidate will demonstrate initiative and self-motivation regardless of their academic discipline, so applications from all backgrounds are welcomed.

You should have excellent mathematical, written and verbal communication skills, as well as great attention to detail. A willingness and flexibility to learn, and strong problem-solving and analytical skills are essentials for the role. You should also be able to demonstrate good IT skills, particularly with Excel spreadsheets.

As this is a heavily regulated industry, the team at City One Securities are cautious and diligent with their work, keeping in mind that they have a duty of care toward themselves and their clients.

City One Securities has hired and developed long-term staff members with AAI before, and pride themselves on being an equal opportunities employer.

If you have any questions about this role or the organisation please contact Please do not under any circumstances contact the employer directly as doing so may negatively impact your employment opportunity.



Closing date for applications is 6 May 2019, 12 noon.

Early applications requested.

Please submit a CV and Covering Letter through the Adopt an Intern online application form by clicking “Apply” on our website. All applications must be submitted by 12 noon on the closing date. In your Cover Letter, please state: A) your availability and B) relevant information on your skills/experience pertaining to the job specifications. We do NOT accept email applications unless otherwise stated.

Successful candidates must, by the start of the employment, have permission to work in the UK.