Associate Director - Corporate Finance£80,000.00 - £95,000.00 Location: London Permanent
RoleAs a result of a significant increase in deal activity, our client, a BIG 4 firm is looking to recruit an experienced Associate Director to work in their award winning M&A Consumer Goods and Retail team to take the lead in originating new opportunities and executing transactions.
Working on a broad range of domestic and international transactions for corporates, PE and owner managed clients, you will Lead projects (being one of the most senior points of contact with clients), taking responsibility for the day to day delivery of M&A transactions (managing all phases of the transaction cycle and deal execution) and lead and manage the delivery of transaction documentation including pitch materials and client proposals. Furthermore you will review financial analysis and modelling carried out by team members and set and monitor M&A project budgets, billing and other reporting requirements. It goes without saying you will be expected to play a big role in the origination of new opportunities — building strong relationships in both the Private Equity and consumer markets.
Candidates should have a proven track record within M&A through investment banking, a leading M&A advisory firm, private equity or M&A boutique with prior experience of working in the consumer sector (Food & drink, FMCG, Leisure, Retail) a big plus though not a pre-requisite. Naturally you will demonstrate the true traits of a corporate financier namely strong negotiations skills, influencing ability and sales acumen.
This represents a truly unique opportunity to make a name for yourself in one of the leading mid-market M&A advisor's in the UK.