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Deals Transaction Services - Financial Due Diligence - Director

Calgary, AB
Full Time
5 days ago
Line of Service



Not Applicable


Financial Due Diligence

Management Level


Job Description & Summary

A career in our Financial Due Diligence practice, within Deals Transaction Services, will provide you the opportunity to help organisations realise the potential of mergers, acquisitions and divestitures and capital markets. In short, we help some of the world's leading companies 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 team assist organisations with both buy side and sell side due diligence. As part of our team, you'll help us provide both corporate and financial buyers with peace of mind by analysing and validating all the financial, commercial, operational and strategic assumptions being made.

Job Description

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Our team assists organisations with both buy side and sell side due diligence. As part of our team, you'll help us provide both corporate and financial buyers with peace of mind by analysing and validating all the financial, commercial, operational and strategic assumptions being made.

What you'll create and do:

As a Director, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

Leadership and project management:
• Demonstrate strong leadership skills by managing the entire process along the deal continuum and driving collaboration across all lines of service (Tax, HR, IT, etc.) and with other network firms
• Manage multiple project teams and lead others by example in delivering excellent client service

Transaction Services advisory skills:
• Demonstrate a deep understanding of the end to end transaction process, key deal issues and strategic implications, drawing on significant transactions experience with specialized expertise in one or more areas.
• Be responsible for the quality of client deliverables, including diligence reports, presentation of diligence findings to clients and discussion of wider deal implications.
• Take accountability for project risk management and identifying commercial, contractual and delivery risks

Building relationships:
• Drive strong, trusted client relationships, as well as relationships within the firm and with other network firms.
• Focus on developing their personal brand and will proactively build and maintain professional networks to drive opportunities and generate new business

Developing people:
• Responsible for the coaching and continuing development of junior staff members. You'll be a designated career coach for one or more employees to actively support in their performance appraisals, long-term development and career progression

Budgeting and efficiency:
• Learn and adapt to new software tools, and encourage adoption of such tools to improve efficiency and insights gained through our analysis.
• Manage project budgeting, monitoring costs and raising bills and will ensure work is performed efficiently

What you'll bring to this role:

• An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work
• A demonstrated commitment to valuing differences, developing and coaching diverse teams, and ensuring diverse perspectives are heard
• Chartered Accountant Designation (CPA or local equivalent)
• Professional experience at a Senior Management / Director level, including solid Transaction Services experience
• Proven technical and analytical capabilities including financial and business performance analysis skills as well as strong presentation and report writing
• Proven due diligence, engagement team management, and leadership skills
• Proven ability to build and maintain professional relationships, both internally and externally to drive business opportunities and growth
• Data analytics experience, using tools such as Alteryx, Power BI and Tableau (desirable)
• Willingness to travel. The role is currently virtual, but will eventually be based in our Calgary office as government regulations allow.

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Job Posting End Date

June 13, 2022

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Chaque jour, nous voyons des personnes participer à l'essor des entreprises. Ce n'est pas seulement une question de compétences. Si votre expérience se rapproche de ce que nous recherchons, n'hésitez pas à postuler. Nous sommes conscients que l'expérience peut prendre diverses formes et que des équipes de passionnés peuvent réinventer le possible. Créez votre avenir chez PwC.