Company Name:
Duff & Phelps
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
San Francisco, California
Country:
United States
Industry:
Accounting/Finance
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
4-6 Years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree

Vice President, Transaction Advisory Services

Duff & Phelps is the premier global valuation and corporate finance advisor with expertise in complex valuation, disputes and investigations, M&A, restructuring, and compliance and regulatory consulting. 
 
Our professionals balance analytical skills, deep market insight and independence to help our clients make sound decisions. As an organization, we think globally—and encourage our people to do the same. That means when you take your place on our team, you’ll discover a supportive and collaborative work environment that enables you to excel. If you’re ready to share your perspective with the world, make a real impact at Duff & Phelps. Find out how our approach will change everything for YOU.
 
Our Transaction Advisory Services professionals work with clients to recognize their business needs and are able to develop strategies that are critical to their investment decisions. A crucial component of this is assisting them in the financial, operational, tax, information technology, pension and benefits aspects of the due diligence process.
 
Join our team and together we'll power the sound decisions that enhance value — yours and ours.
 
Responsibilities:
 
Transaction Advisory Services professionals analyze financial and operational results of target company through reviewing accounting records and conducting interviews with management. 
  • Managing buy-side and sell-side financial due diligence engagements for private equity, lender, and corporate clients
  • Examining historical trends and discussing significant fluctuations and non-recurring items between periods
  • Assisting in identifying issues (quality of earnings, working capital considerations, debt and debt-like items) for purchase price reductions, deal restructuring, or deal termination
  • Identifying post-acquisition steps to achieve anticipated earnings/cash flow improvements
  • Assisting clients in identifying pre and post-acquisition transaction issues
  • Identifying new business opportunities and developing long-term business relationships
  • Managing and contributing to complex areas of the report-writing process
  • Mentoring analysts and senior associates
Requirements:
  • Minimum of 4 years related accounting or finance work experience
  • CPA certification preferred
  • Bachelor's in Accounting, Finance or other relevant discipline, or an MBA
  • Public accounting experience
  • Demonstrated superior analytical and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated interpersonal and client relationships skills
  • Proven written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office, with focus on PowerPoint and Excel
  • Flexibility to travel, as needed 
In order to be considered for a position at Duff & Phelps, you must formally apply via http://careers.duffandphelps.jobs
 
Duff & Phelps is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment. We will not discriminate between applications for reason of gender, gender identity, race, religion, color, nationality, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, age or disability.