Mergers & Acquisitions Manager
Our client is a FTSE 100 company, with operations in UK, North America and Europe. With 30+ million customer product relationships, the company’s vision is to become the leading integrated supplier of energy and related services for its chosen markets and to maximise value to shareholders. The business operates through two key brand names in the UK and North America and with an evolving and changing energy sector, they are very well positioned to successfully deliver a variety of services to its customers.
In-line with the market, the company is changing internally to adapt and now requires a new Manager for the Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) team. This is a key role for the company and an opportunity for the right individual to bring a highly competent M&A/corporate finance skill-set to the business. The job holder will work on the evaluation and execution of M&A transactions undertaken by the group, including buy-side and sell-side transactions, joint ventures and partnerships. Day to day project management of complex M&A/corporate finance transactions including leading junior colleagues and interacting across Business Units, Corporate Centre functions and external advisers and counterparties. In addition you will undertake financial analysis including valuation (DCF; comparable companies; comparable transactions etc), cash flow analysis, credit analysis and other similar analyses and will contribute to creative solutions for M&A and corporate finance transactions undertaken by the company. You will prepare internal presentations for senior team members, senior executives of Business Units and / or the Group executives, relating to transactions under consideration and will remain fully conversant with all capital market developments including M&A techniques, the Listing Rules, and other relevant regulatory or market developments.
The ideal candidate will be a graduate with a finance qualification such as ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CFA or equivalent. You will most likely be in an M&A or Corporate Finance related team within public practice, a M&A professional in another listed corporate or part of an M&A team in an Investment Bank or Corporate Finance boutique. You will possess experience of M&A/corporate finance transactions and will have strong leadership skills and will have previous exposure in dealing with Senior Executives directly or their key team members (e.g. operational, commercial, financial, legal) in relation to M&A/corporate finance transactions and in a highly confidential environment.
If you are interested in this role please send your CV and current details to by clicking on Apply quoting reference AS49922.
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