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Transaction Advisory Services Senior Manager

  • Location: United States, Illinois, Chicago

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From day one, experience our difference. Our management consulting team focuses on our clients’ critical business needs. From valuation to transaction advisory and everything in between, our integrated solution approach is designed to help enable and manage growth, leverage resources, and mitigate costs and risks. At Plante Moran, we have a privilege of serving clients and providing consultative services as they face challenges and seek new opportunities.

Your role.

Your work will include, but not be limited to:

• Analyze historical financial and operating results of middle market target companies, explain business trends, and identify risks to assist clients evaluating acquisition decisions for a variety of industries

• Prepare Quality of Earnings analysis to determine the accuracy, sustainability, and quality of earnings and the assets and liabilities that are being acquired

• Lead client meetings and site visits while interacting with business owners and top-level management to acquire and assess important information for financial analysis

• Meet/exceed client expectations concerning project deliverables and deadlines

• Prepare financial models for use in evaluating targets and impacts on deal valuation

• Prepare due diligence reports for clients which compile analyses and highlights key findings and recommendations

• Develop and review of financial forecasts

• Team with partners, senior managers and others on proposals and business development calls

• Train and develop staff

• Ability and willingness to learn and adapt in an ever changing environment to meet client needs

• Interact with other practice areas including but not limited to audit, tax, IT, HR, Operations and other management consulting service groups.

• Identify and lead practice development/networking activities to help continue

to build the practice and promote other firm services

The qualifications.

• Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance

• Preferred Certifications: CPA

• Minimum 10 years of experience in an audit, transaction advisory services

practice, or consulting practice

• Solid working knowledge of US GAAP, transaction advisory services,

investment banking and/or mergers and acquisitions

• Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills in order to interact

with internal and external clients of the firm

• Strong client service orientation

• Efficient time management and organization skills, including the ability to

manage multiple priorities and projects at once

• Superior attention to detail and conscientious quality of work product

• Ability and desire to work independently in a fast paced, multi-tasked, ever

changing and extremely dynamic environment

• Proficient with Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel

• Frequent travel throughout the region, with approximately 30% - 40%

overnight travel

Our difference.

We are a nationally recognized public accounting, consulting, and wealth

management firm, consistently ranked as one of FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best

Companies to Work For,” and “20 Best Workplaces in Consulting & Professional

Services.” At Plante Moran, we live by the Golden Rule, fostering a relatively “jerk free”

culture with the lowest staff turnover rate in the industry. Our supportive

network of well-rounded professionals is excited to catapult your growth and help

pave your pathway to professional excellence.

Apply now. Experience our difference.

This is an exempt position, so you may have to work hours that exceed the standard

40-hour work week.

Plante Moran is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.

Interested applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our

applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only

candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally

authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship, with the exception of

candidates that are bilingual in Japanese and English. Unsolicited resumes from

search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and become

the property of Plante Moran.

The specific statements above are not intended to be all-inclusive