Deals Corporate Finance - Deals Corporate Finance Generalist - Senior Associate

PwC - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Line of Service

Advisory

Industry/Sector

Not Applicable

Specialism

Corporate Finance

Management Level

Senior Associate

Job Description & Summary

A career within Deals Corporate Finance services, will provide you the opportunity to deliver innovative deal solutions to our clients, providing advice and support, from initiation through to deal completion. In short, we’re a part of helping some of the world’s leading companies across industries originate, create, execute, and realise value from deals. Through data driven insights we help our clients move in the right direction ensuring maximum value for their company.

Our Corporate Finance team specialize in advisory services to mid-market clients on merger, acquisition, divestiture and financing transactions, both debt and equity, in a variety of industries. Our primary industry focus includes automotive, industrial products, mining, food and beverage, manufacturing, engineering services, healthcare and technology.

The PwC Corporate Finance group is characterized by small deal teams with a strong focus on middle-market transactions. This affords our Associates the unique opportunity to work directly with senior-level staff both internally and at our clients.

Responsibilities:
As a Senior Associate, you will play an essential role as part of a team working on a particular transaction or business development efforts. You will actively participate in originating and executing a wide variety of transactions across numerous industries.

For instance in a M&A sell-side process, this would include the initial proposal, gathering and analyzing company and industry information, preparing a written memorandum, meeting with potential investors/buyers, participating with senior staff in determining the negotiating strategy and working with the deal team to close the transaction.

In general, as a Senior Associate your work will include detailed industry and company research, financial analysis and modeling, as well as proposal and other and document preparation on a variety of client and business development initiatives.

Keep current on industry and M&A trends affecting clients

Contribute to discussions (ask questions, provide valued input) and provide value added comments regarding our client’s business

Transaction work frequently involves working with colleagues from other areas of Deals Services and other lines of services on an international basis.

It is typical for the individuals in this role to work extended hours.

Requirements:
A Chartered Accountancy (CA) designation, Completion of first level CFA or an MBA is an asset

A minimum of 2 years finance-related experience

Previous financial modeling experience

An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work.

Eager to participate in business development opportunities and initiatives

Demonstrated ability to be creative and effective in issue resolution

Possesses leadership potential and aspirations

Communicates effectively both orally and in written format.

Why you’ll love working for PwC
We want you to love every (if not, almost every) minute of your career, having said this, we get it. Each life stage we go through comes with a new set of priorities and demands. This is why we support you through a range of financial and non-financial rewards and benefits, so regardless of your situation, there’s something for everyone.

Leading benefits for our permanent staff include:
A competitive compensation package

Sponsored investments, pensions and saving plans with matching firm contributions

Flexible working

PwC FlexBenefits, for personalised medical & dental coverage, including enhanced mental health benefit

Every day recognition and real time appreciation through our rewards and recognition program

Dress for your day with our flexible dress environment

Health, wellness and fitness perks

Family-friendly benefits, including maternity and parental leave policies and support networks to help you prepare for your successful return to work

Adoption/surrogacy benefits

Back-up child and elder care support

Career defining project work and international experience

Development opportunities including learning on the job, formal learning, learning from others and access to “Vantage” our digital learning system

Award winning programs including “Women in Leadership” and “Enhanced Pursuit Program”

A coach to help develop skills, diversify experiences and achieve career aspirations

See how you can create your future at PwC: https://pwc.to/2kUQFOp

Applying to us:
We’ve embraced technology by using an innovative cloud-based online application platform for Administrative, Specialist, Associate and Senior Associate roles that includes on-demand video interviews. This platform provides you with a seamless, efficient and convenient application process, saving you time and giving you flexibility, and it’s configured for tablets, smartphones and laptops. Please be advised that we can only conduct video interviews in English or French. All communications will be in the language that you selected during application. For Manager positions and above, we set up pre-screen phone interviews.

For more information about the application process, please click here: https://www.pwc.com/ca/en/careers/experienced-candidates/applying-at-pwc.html

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Travel Requirements

Up to 20%

Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

No

Government Clearance Required?

No

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PwC is committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, without regard to race, colour, citizenship, religion, sex, marital / family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.