Opportunities with Springboard

Springboard is a fast growing, entrepreneurial business with strong career prospects for all of our team. Our current vacancies are below:

Corporate Finance Analyst

We are offering an opportunity for an exceptional and highly ambitious graduate to join our research team immediately in our Birmingham office.  Analysts assist the core advisory team to generate new business and deliver client projects. Specific tasks may include, but are not limited to, the following:

New business development
– Market and company research to identify potential new clients
– Direct marketing activities
– Preparation of presentations and “pitch” documents
– Preparation of company valuations

Deal support
– Research to identify potential buyers for company sales
– Preparation of business sale documents
– Research to identify acquisition targets

Personal Requirements
The successful candidate will be self-motivated, able to learn quickly and take responsibility for their work in a dynamic, challenging but rewarding working environment. Candidates should have excellent communication skills, an out-going personality, professional manner and ability to work in a small team. Experience of common Microsoft Office applications such as Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint is essential. Whilst no prior experience of finance is required, candidates need to be numerate and an understanding of financial statements would be viewed positively

Applicants should submit their CV and covering letter as soon as possible by email to by 31st October 2017.  Suitable applicants will be invited to interviews after the closing date.

For Partner, Manager and Executive opportunities please contact one of our partners directly or email us on (with a covering letter and CV explaining why you are approaching us now).

Student Placement Opportunities

We recruit a small number of candidates each year on one year placements as M&A Analysts in our dedicated research team.  For further details of our scheme and how and when to make your application, please send your enquiry to


"We spoke to a number of advisors before deciding to engage with Springboard. We felt that they had the required experience to look after us properly and were able to give us the personal attention we needed. We are delighted that the results vindicated our choice and would not hesitate to recommend their services."
David ShepheardIndecs Computer Services
"Springboard promised a partner led service and a professional sales process. They delivered on both counts, provided sound advice throughout the transaction and demonstrated considerable commitment to achieving a successful outcome."
Mike GallacherFirst Milk
"The sale of Portman was a complex transaction, Springboard provided excellent support to the institutional and management shareholders throughout the process. Their practical, partner led advice was invaluable in delivering a successful outcome."
Daryl CohenVision Capital
"Springboard provided us with outstanding support throughout the process of raising new investment. They showed great empathy with management and shareholders, yet were also tough enough on us all to drive us through the process. Their communication and negotiation style was outstanding."
Andy ReevesMuddy Boots Software
"We are indebted to Springboard for their professional and dedicated work in successfully bringing the two companies together. Their experience proved invaluable in addressing the complex negotiations whilst allowing the management team to focus on continuing to grow the business. I am in no doubt that Springboard saved us time and energy, reduced our stress, and worked tirelessly to achieve this outcome."
Brian McCluskieTollblend
"Springboard provided excellent technical support, leading us through the complexities of the deal and providing hands on pragmatic advice throughout. Their knowledge of the institutional buyer was invaluable in smoothing the way to a successful outcome. I would have no hesitation in recommending Springboard."
Simon DickinsonWorking on Wellbeing
“Springboard delivered exactly what they promised – a refinancing deal on our terms and in a timely manner. We are delighted with the outcome and would highly recommend Springboard."
Chris DavisDunlop Systems and Components
“The transaction would simply not have been possible without Springboard’s expertise and support over many months. They offered insightful advice every step of the way, from structuring a sensible offer, testing the deal logic, navigating the tricky parts of the negotiation and providing active guidance on fund-raising.  I am happy to give them a five-star recommendation.”
Rod Roberts-DearDearnleys and Pentel
“Springboard delivered a professional, partner led service.  They showed a detailed understanding of all aspects of the transaction and worked hard to ensure the expectations of Livingbridge and our fellow shareholders were exceeded.”
Louise KingstonLivingbridge
“We have worked with Springboard since completing the management buy-out in 2008.  They are highly reactive and have been instrumental in developing my business.  I see them as a trusted business partner and would have no hesitation in recommending them”
Chris KisbyEasy Autocentres