Senior Manager, Transaction Services - Vaughan Office

KPMG - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Location: Vaughan Metropolitan Centre
100 New Park Place, Vaughan, Ontario, L4K 0J3

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KPMG LLP is the Canadian member firm of KPMG and has offices in 33 locations across Canada. The firm's more than 700 partners and 5,600 employees provide crucial services to many of the public and private business, not-for profit, and public-sector organizations in Canada.

In every economic environment, there are opportunities to create, enhance, and preserve value. Our Deal Advisory professionals help buyers, sellers, private equity investors, governments, and lenders in developing and executing on their value strategies.

We offer our clients start-to-finish support in the acquisition process, including input on strategy, early identification of risk areas, coordination and execution of due diligence investigations (financial and commercial) and input and advice on contract terms geared to reduce risks. We also get involved in assisting our clients with a host of services surrounding closing the transaction and post-deal integration.

Our Deal Advisory team includes the following service lines: Transaction Services, Valuations, Corporate Finance, Restructuring & Turnaround, and Infrastructure Advisory.

Within Transaction Services, our Deal Advisory professionals provide financial due diligence services on behalf of our clients to help our clients drive value from mergers and acquisitions (M&A) with a forward-thinking approach to deal planning.

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Overview of the opportunity:
KPMG's Transaction Services practice is continuing to grow and we are currently looking for professionals in our Toronto office at the Senior Manager level.

What you will do:
Working in multi-disciplinary teams, you will apply your professional and technical skills on a wide variety of transactions and at different stages of the transaction cycle. As Senior Manager, Transaction Services, you will:
Identify key issues, plan and supervise the execution of financial analysis, coordinate other work streams (e.g. work performed by foreign KPMG offices, M&A tax, IT, post-merger integration, HR and pension consultants, etc.)
Evaluate a business’ historical performance, key drivers of growth and profitability, sustainability of earnings/cash flows, working capital cycles, financial projections, key contractual commitments, accounting policies, and management control environment
Handle complex issues, interpret results, find solutions, report key findings, and make recommendations
Write detailed professional reports and presentations of key analysis with pertinent findings
Undertake smaller assignments or assist on larger assignments reporting to a director or a partner
Establish credibility with clients as a representative of KPMG Deal Advisory
Develop relationships with current and prospective clients
Participate in KPMG engagement teams with access to senior client executives, attorneys, and private equity investors
Provide support/assistance for proposals and contribute to growing the practice
Train and coach junior team members
Contribute to the effective working of the team and development of team morale

What you bring to the role:
Must have CPA / CA with direct financial due diligence experience is required.
7 to 10 years of Accounting / Transaction Services / Merger and Acquisition experience, in a consulting, advisory, corporate, or private equity environment
Ability to lead multiple projects simultaneously and effectively coach, develop, and manage junior team members
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
Strong professional report writing and presentation skills
Willingness and ability to travel internationally as required
MBA or CBV holders are encouraged to apply
Business fluency in other languages is desirable (French, Spanish, Portuguese, Mandarin)

Keys to your success

Highly motivated, committed, and flexible to cope with changing priorities and strict deadlines.
Ability to learn and succeed in a fast-paced multi-tasking environment is essential.
Curiosity, healthy skepticism, creativity, and attention to detail.
Ability to build a network and effective working relationships internally and externally
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

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