Ref Number : 00137582
EY’s Transaction Support Team is currently looking for a Senior to join its Transaction Advisory Services department in Cyprus.
About Transaction Support
Our Transaction Support Team assists businesses meet specific challenges, by identifying the key drivers of revenue and profitability, identifying value adjustments, improving deal structures, mitigating risks and questioning assumptions on future performance. Through this process we improve our clients’ negotiating position and accelerate smooth transactions with minimal disruption.
In your role as a Senior you will have responsibility to:
•Assist with corefinancial due diligence, helping to identify key risks and potential dealbreakers, assess the strengths and weaknesses of the business againstindustry benchmarks, and assist with the evaluation of the potentialtransaction in the context of the client’s investment strategy.
•Analyse in detail financialstatement information including income statement, balance sheet, cash flowand key operational data. Assemble and convert the data into meaningfulinformation that is used to drive discussions with the management and deriveobservations and conclusions.
•Assess the quality ofreported earnings, net assets and cash flows.
•After an investigativeanalysis, this person will assist in the drafting of deal oriented reportsand presentations for clients that highlight the key financial, commercialand other findings and the drivers behind sustainable profits and cashflows. This person will also assist our team in establishing how suchfindings should be incorporated into the client’s valuation and sale &purchase agreement, and provide other key negotiating points.
•The candidate willparticipate in meetings and conference calls with the management and withclient personnel, and the will serve as a point of contact for clientpersonnel with respect to day-to-day matters. Between projects, thecandidate will assist with building and maintaining client relationships.
We are interested in candidates who:
•Have an ACA, ACCA orequivalent professional qualification or relevant University degree
•Have at least 3 years ofaudit experience at a Big Four accounting firm or other consulting firm. Experiencein financial due diligence is preferred.
•Are highly proficient inMicrosoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint. Any other software proficiency indata analysis is also desired.
•Have commercial awareness.
•Are excellentcommunicators and fluent in English language, both verbal and written.
•Are effective timemanagers, able to keep calm when under pressure to meet constant deadlines.
•Are team players with theability to build effective relationships at all levels.
•Have excellent verbal andwritten communication skills including the ability to communicate withsenior members of the management, client representatives and colleagues.
•Have an analyticalmind-set.
•Have strong projectmanagement skills.
•Are motivated andeffective in a fast-paced culture.
•Have a team orientedpersonality.
This position is based in EY’s head offices in Nicosia, Cyprus.
EY is committed to inclusiveness, equity and accessibility. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.