Financial Analyst- Deals


Accounting Career Consultants

Financial Analyst- Deals St. Louis, MO

Job Reference: JOB-24919

Position Overview:

The Financial Analyst will be a trusted contributor of the Finance team. Within the team, the Financial Analyst will work on Acquisition and Integration process from initial valuation through post-close integration. This includes but is not limited to creating or assisting with creating valuations, initial business diligence, quality of earnings review, letters of intent, equity/debt financing and funds flows.

 Specific Responsibilities

• Assist in the entire Acquisition and Integration process, including supporting the efforts of business development, operations, marketing, finance and external consultants and service providers to close.

• Participate in the valuation process of targets using historic and forecasted financial information, synthesizing inputs from the company leadership team and other relevant sources.

• Help identify synergy opportunities for prospective targets.

• Provide insights to Finance Team to develop anticipated post-close revenue and EBITDA targets based on diligence work.

Assist the Finance Team in the due diligence process by:

• Identifying unusual items that should be reviewed as part of the quality of earnings report.

• Attending calls with external consultants on quality of earnings and communicating to impacts/findings to CFO.

• Enhancing the Acquisitions and Integrations Playbook to standardize and streamline the process.

• Review due diligence materials provided by target and ensure support is adequate for accounting records.

• Execute Finance Playbook steps.

• Work with accounting team to determine stub period financial statements if mid-month close applies.

• Help with any audit and/or tax requirements, as necessary.

Qualifications & Experience

• Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance.

• 1-2 years’ experience in accounting or finance related role. (1-2 busy seasons).

• 1-2 years’ experience with mergers and acquisitions preferred but not required.

• Highly skilled in use of Excel spreadsheets and other accounting software.

Mark Kurz

I look forward to assisting you with your search and assessing whether this role could be a good fit for you. Please apply for confidential consideration!

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