Senior Associates Advisory Deals -Transactions
Job type: Permanent
Closing date: 21-May-17
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In East Africa, our member firms in Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and Tanzania work to build trust in society and solve important problems. Our in-depth knowledge and understanding of operating environments in the region enables us to put ourselves in our clients’ shoes and offer truly tailored Tax, Assurance and Advisory solutions to unique business challenges.
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PwC East Market Area (EMA) Advisory invites applications from qualified candidates for the positions below to join our dynamic and agile teams in Kenya,Tanzania and Uganda.
About the Job
We are seeking to strengthen our Advisory services by recruiting highly motivated individuals for the position of Senior Associates in our Advisory Deals -Transactions sub line of service. The position holder will join a dynamic team to deliver strategic client projects in Valuations/Pricing, Due Diligence, Structuring deals and transactions and / or Merger and Acquisitions (M&A).
Roles and Responsibilities
•To develop and demonstrate subject matter expertise in our service offerings and act as trusted advisor to our clients
•To be responsible for delivery of client work
•To support team leadership and the management of staff and project teams
•To take up delegated responsibilities for delivery of client work
•To manage assignment economics
•To undertake business development through contributing to preparation of expressions of interests, proposals and delivery on engagements in the BU’s pursuit, preparation of Proposals in response to Requests for proposals (RFPs) issued at the bidding phase and leading PwC teams on putting together proposals from the network
•To develop, coach and mentor other staff
•To participate in the firm’s activities
•To actively work with other lines of service to grow the business
Demonstrated Knowledge and Skills
•Excellent team leadership, interpersonal and collaboration skills
•Strong analytical skills with attention to detail and problem solving skills
•Strong report writing skills and communication skills
•First class or upper second class degree in Business Administration, Finance, Economics or related degree from a recognized institution.
•ACCA, CPA (K) or CFA qualification
•A post graduate or relevant professional qualification in the relevant field is preferred but not essential
•3-5 years’ experience covering the following key areas;
•Experience carrying out business valuations or financial/commercial due diligences;
•Willingness to travel and operate at a regional level; and
•Experience managing a teams of analysts.
This role will give you many opportunities for growth and provide you with extra ordinary experiences.If you are keen to grow your career your own way and to discover how a career with PwC will benefit you, please click on the apply button below.
Application closes on 21 May 2017.