Transaction Services - Senior Manager - Permanent - Aberdeen, Glasgow
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 Senior Manager to join our team in Edinburgh, Glasgow or Aberdeen.
This role will provide the opportunity to work on both corporate and private equity transactions and capital market work across a range of sectors that will be high profile, demanding, varied and challenging.
The role will enable individuals to:
Develop an internal and external network or personal contacts and relationships to support the growth of the business.
Build up investigative and deal experience and apply existing industry experience to the deals environment.
Improve analytical skills and modelling techniques
Gain insight into what makes a successful deal including identifying key value drivers and deal breakers
Manage international and multi-disciplinary teams and gain valuable international experience
Develop other team members through the deal process
Build a career in Transaction Services
Apply existing industry experience to the deals environment
Essential Skills and Experience
The following skills are required for this role:
ACA/ICAS/CPA qualified (or equivalent)
Previous managerial experience
Good business writing and Excel skills
Strong analytical skills and commercial awareness
A flexible working style
Ability to deliver under pressure
Strong interpersonal skills (lead teams, coaching and developing staff, confident interacting with clients and management)
Strong communication skills
Ability to lead
Report writing skills
Passionate about client service
Able to adapt to change
Project manage assignments
Proactive with regard to self development
Project management skills
Wide range of client experience
Due diligence experience
Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow