Transaction Services - Manager - Edinburgh, Glasgow or Aberdeen
About the team
We are the largest dedicated TS team in Scotland, with 24 full time staff and expertise across a number of sectors. We are looking to consolidate our position in the Scottish deals market and are recruiting further.
The core offering of the Scottish TS team is Financial Due Diligence and we draw on the support of structuring, strategy, operations and capital markets specialists from a global network of more than 3000 staff (850 of them in the UK). Consistent with the national TS practice, we advise on mid market deals with values ranging from £10m - £5bn and are involved in transactions across the full spectrum given the dynamics of the Scottish market.
Our clients are engaging in M&A transactions in Scotland and throughout the world and recent transactions have involved travel to the USA, Canada and Brazil. Due to high market demand we are seeking to grow the team across all grades and all geographies.
About the role
We’re recruiting for a Manager to join our team in either Edinburgh, Glasgow or Aberdeen.
The role will involve the following:
Writing financial due diligence reports for our corporate, banking and private equity clients
Analysing financial and non-financial business information
Identifying key value drivers and deal breakers (financial and non financial)
Managing international and multi-disciplinary teams to deliver an integrated Transactions Services product
Sharing your experience and developing other team members through the deal process
Developing an internal and external network of personal contacts and relationships to support growth of the business.
Essential Skills & Experience
ACA/ICAS/CPA qualified (or equivalent)
Good business writing and Excel skills
Strong analytical skills and commercial awareness
A flexible working style
Interpersonal skills (lead teams, coaching and developing staff, confident interacting with clients and management)
Strong communication skills (questioning and listening skills)
Report writing skills
Passionate about client service
Able to adapt to change
Project manage assignments
Proactive with regard to self development
Wide range of client experience
Due diligence experience
Leaders of the future - willingness to lead is a positive
Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow