Associate - Corporate Finance/Valuations ENR Sector - London
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You can help clients through acquisitions, divestitures, mergers, buy-outs, major projects, initial public offerings (IPOs), real estate deals, debt structuring and issuance, and complex re-financings, distressed M&A and with business and company valuations and fairness opinions.
Globally, KPMG's Corporate Finance practice has an industry reputation for delivering forward thinking and objective advice for our global footprint and negotiation prowess, as well as an envied track record in closing successful deals. Together, our firm's Corporate Financiers have advised on or arranged critical and sensitive equity and debt transactions for some of the world's largest corporations, financial institutions and governments.
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With offices across the UK, we work with everyone from small start-ups and individuals to major multinationals, in virtually every industry imaginable. Our work is often complex, yet our vision is simple: to be the clear choice for our clients, for our people and for the communities we work in.
The Valuation Group is seeking an experienced valuations specialist to support the Group at Associate level, based in London. The team is advising on complex and global valuation assessments in the context of transactions, accounting requirements and valuations for reporting purposes to the fund investors.
Key responsibilities will include the following:
Construction and maintenance of valuation models and day-to-day contact with the client
Attending client meetings
Using own initiative and sound judgement to identify key issues and client needs, developing suggested valuation methodologies and approach, elevating and consulting with other team members as required
Providing guidance and mentoring for junior team members
Producing written reports tailored to client’s specific needs and requirements on the project
The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate the following:
ACA or equivalent qualification
Valuation experience is a desirable skill but not a must
Strong experience working in the Energy and Natural Resources sector
Understanding of the range of valuation methodologies including discounted cash flow and capitalised earnings methods
Strong quantitative and Excel skills
Excellent attention to detail with an ability to deliver high quality presentations and analysis
Strongly rated self-starter who demonstrates initiative, confidence and solid influencing skills
Strong project management skills and demonstrable ability to deliver high quality work
Strong written and oral communication skills
Proven record of getting quickly up to speed and gain in-depth understanding of the business operations, the industry and the economy in question
If the chance to work with interesting clients and innovative technology wasn’t rewarding enough, we’ll motivate you in other ways too. At KPMG you can expect real responsibilities and opportunities to grow professionally.
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