Financial Due Diligence Manager
Who we are looking for
Are we looking for you?
Are you a great manager, either with Financial Due Diligence (“FDD”) experience, or experience that is complementary to doing FDD, such as analysing financial information to identify key commercial drivers?
Do you enjoy coaching and bringing the best out of your team?
Do you want to be part of our successful Transaction Services (“TS”) team?
What we do
Our TS FDD team based in Belfast is a market-leading team at the centre of an active and integrated global network of TS teams. We advise our clients on deals with values ranging from sub £1 million to over £50 million, our clients are engaging in restructuring and M&A transactions in many industry sectors internationally, and in joining our team you can play a part in helping our clients to meet their business objectives. You will have the opportunity to work on both corporate and private equity transactions that will be high profile, varied and challenging.
The role will include:
Writing FDD reports for our corporate and private equity clients across a range of industry sectors
Analysing financial and non-financial business information
Identifying key value drivers and deal breakers (financial and non-financial)
Managing international and multidisciplinary teams to deliver an integrated TS product
Sharing your experience and developing other team members through the deal process
Understanding the processes in due diligence work including dealing with risk
The following skills are required for this role:
ACA/ICAS/CPA qualified (or equivalent Accountancy qualification)
Wide range of client experience
Financial due diligence experience within an advisory practice or experience that is complementary to doing financial due diligence: i.e. experience of analysing financial information to identify key commercial drivers, risks and opportunities and reviewing financial projections
Ability to identify key business issues
Experience of managing and leading teams (coaching and mentoring, providing direction)
Effective business writing and Excel skills
Analytical skills and commercial awareness; be able to provide insights to our clients to be able to provide valuable advice.
Ability to identify key issues
A flexible working style, with the ability to adapt to change
Interpersonal skills (be able to quickly build collaborative relationships with a wide range of stakeholders internally and externally)
Passionate about client service
Ability to deliver against tight deadlines
Strong communication skills (questioning and listening skills)
Proactive with regard to self - development
Report writing skills
Experience working across agri-food, retail & consumer and/or technology sectors
Project management of medium to large assignments
Opportunity for working from home? Yes occasionally
Amount of time client based? Typically 50% can be spent on client site
Opportunity for job sharing? No
Need to travel/overnight stays away from home? Yes as required
Opportunity for flexible working (hours)? Yes, open for discussion
Amount of time PwC office based? Approximately 50%