Management Consultant - Telco, Media, Tech M&A & Private Equity

England, London
£95000 - £120000 per annum + 50% bonus for top performers
10 Jun 2021
24 Jun 2021
JN -042021-2568354
James Barrett
Department Head
Contract Type

A great opportunity to work at the sharp end of telco mergers, acquisitions and carve outs. You will be able to shape and deliver complex operational solutions for both global corporates and private equity firms.

Client Details

Leading Management Consultancy M&A team based in London


  • Providing telco corporate and private equity clients with both the buy- and sell-side transaction operational due diligence
  • Assisting telco corporate and private equity clients in understanding the true operational capability of potential acquisition targets as well as existing owned businesses, feeding into their overall investment theses
  • Working with telco corporate and private equity clients in the assessment and review of potential synergies, the impact and complexities of carve-outs on vendor and target organisations and the stand-alone performance improvement potential of buyouts and corporate divestment's
  • Working with colleagues from Transaction Services (Financial Due Diligence), Financial Advisory, Consulting and the broader firm's network, to provide our clients with end-to-end M&A and due diligence services with a coherent overview of the business operations, performance gaps and the potential for rapid improvement
  • Managing the development and completion of the engagement scope and completion of telco client deliverables
  • Leading the day-to-day delivery on engagements, reporting into the team of Directors and Partners
  • Supporting management of client relationships and in many cases being a key client contact on engagements
  • Supporting the development of service offerings and evolving propositions to drive practice growth
  • Supporting training and developing team members in role
  • Managing diverse teams of Managers and Assistant Managers within an inclusive team culture where people are recognised for their contribution


To be considered for this telco specilaist role you will need to be able to demonstrate:

  • Impressive transformation leadership experience across business operations in complex telco organisations
  • Recognised management consultancy experience IS essential - Big 4, strategy house, SI or boutique
  • Problem solving mindset backed up by professional and/or academics e.g. STEM graduate
  • Ability to influence a broad range of senior stakeholders from corporates and private equity
  • Target operating model design is highly desirable
  • Domain experience of particular interest - supply chain rationalisation / shared service set up / site closure or relocation / sales & marketing restructuring / enterprise architecture / networks restructure / product portfolio rationalisation / new market entry
  • Process improvemnt expertise across lean, six sigma, TQM is highly desirable
  • Business Architecture experience is highly desirable

Job Offer

£90,000 - £120,000 + excellent bonus and career progression.

Work on the biggest telco M&A deals

Build an enviable Private Equity network

Work with the biggest deal team in the UK.