Corporate Finance - Industrial Products - Assistant Director
About the team
PwC Corporate Finance is looking for an ambitious Assistant Director to join its successful Industrial Products (IP) M&A team.
IP is a priority sector for PwC Corporate Finance in the UK and we are looking to accelerate its growth. In joining our team you will play an integral part in supporting our growth plans.
About the role
The focus of the role will be two-fold:
leading the day-to-day client interactions and managing the preparation of client deliverables;
building and maintaining relationships in the sector with a view to originating deal opportunities.
Working as an Assistant Director within the team, the role will involve the following:
Execution of buy-side and sell-side M&A transactions
Identifying new business opportunities
Building client relationships and participating in key proposals and presentations for new business
Acting as the key point of contact for clients
Overseeing the work of transaction teams and coaching junior staff
Essential skills and experience
The successful candidate should have:
M&A transaction excellence
Excellent client facing skills, with experience of working with different client types including private clients, corporates and private equity
Ability to grasp complex commercial and transactional issues quickly and to synthesise robust arguments, presenting them in an articulate manner
Strong analytical skills and the ability to think laterally
Experience in managing project teams, developing team members and working collaboratively
Financial modelling capabilities
Who we’re looking for
Candidates may be currently working in other sectors, but should have an excellence in transaction execution. One of the primary opportunities of this role will be to make a tangible and meaningful contribution to directly growing the business - as such the ideal candidate will have the ambition and determination to not only build a thriving business but also a successful career with PwC.