Undertaking valuations of businesses using a variety of methodologies, including relative valuation techniques, leverage buyout models and discounted cash flow analyses, and presenting and discussing the results with the project team, clients and prospective clients;
Undertaking detailed financial modelling and analysis including valuation and assessing the financial impact of transactions;
Analysing industry and sector trends, commercial analysis of individual businesses and case studies of transactions;
Drafting and reviewing marketing materials and other documentation including pitches, teasers, information memorandums, management presentations, strategic review papers, valuation papers and admission / prospectus documents;
Collating comments from the project team, clients and other advisers on materials produced and working with the team to produce revised materials; and
Involved in transaction process management, supporting Associates / Vice Presidents to ensure projects run smoothly; expected to attend most meetings, and to work directly with the client's Finance Director and other senior management.
Qualifications, Experience and Skills
At least 18 months experience in M&A from a reputable Investment Bank / Boutique ideally within the Financial Institutions team, or three years' experience within the financial services division of one of the Big 4.
Educated to Degree level or equivalent with a minimum 2:1 grade.
Completion of CISI Level 3 Certification in Corporate Finance or qualification as a Chartered Accountant would be advantageous.
Strong communication skills both written and verbally.
Excellent attention to detail.
Highly organised and reliable, self-starter, motivated and ambitious.
Team player capable of fitting in with the collegiate culture.