Deloitte Services LP includes internal support areas such as Sales Excellence, Marketing and Communications, Human Resources/Talent, Information Technology, Facilities Management, and Financial Support Services.
Mergers & Acquisition Finance – Financial Diligence and Integration Senior Consultant
The role supports the US Firm across a range of projects related to the firm’s strategy and financial performance. The Senior Consultant will work closely with the Finance & Administration organization and other firm Businesses and Enabling Areas throughout the lifecycle of an M&A transaction. If you’re an outside-the-box thinker who enjoys exploring how strategy, globalization, business process improvement, and technology help shape the future of the Deloitte US and Member Firms, then you may be the right fit for the role.
Work You’ll Do
The M&A Finance Senior Consultant will be responsible for supporting the M&A Managers and Senior Managers in all areas of an acquisition lifecycle to drive analysis and strategic decisions, gain consensus among stakeholders and prepare clear, concise and compelling presentations for leadership. The acquisition lifecycle includes initial financial due diligence, business case modeling and review, understanding the target’s accounting processes, integration planning and execution and post-acquisition support and review. The Senior Consultant will also support the team in financial analysis, excel modeling, report creation and standardization, identifying impacts of decisions and activities that affect the broader support organization and other ad-hoc requests
Support M&A Finance Managers in diligence efforts which include in-depth and comprehensive financial and operational analysis, quality of earnings, strategic fit and identification of potential integration considerations with the intent for Senior Leadership (CFO, Chief Accounting Officer) to be educated for the Board, Strategic Investment Committee and Executive on critical points and findings that may challenge the decision to buy or not.
Engage and collaborate with Corporate Development and Business Sponsors; plan and execute workshops with targets to facilitate diligence and integration
Conduct detailed business case reviews in coordination with Corporate development to challenge assumptions and targets and perform a comparison against Deloitte results to assess impact from a financial and operational standpoint. Prepare presentations with key findings and recommendations for leadership
Create work plan to migrate target into Deloitte and hold self and others accountable to make sure project is on track.
Support integration planning, including gaining a deep understanding of the targeted business and accounting processes to evaluate the integration risks and challenges when developing plans across multiple projects
Assess target’s existing contracts to understand value of contracts, revenue recognized to date, billing status and outstanding balances
Prepare internal reports and presentations for senior leadership on acquisition performance and financial trends, including acquisition return on investment (ROI) for Strategic Investment Committee
Support international ventures with Deloitte global firms in diligence, integration and post-deal support including investment tracking, reporting, forecasting, planning and resolving issues
Coach and mentor junior team members including analysts and summer interns
The Mergers & Acquisition Finance team provides specialized support of US Firm mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures and Member Firm combinations. The team brings a mix of accounting, finance, Firm knowledge, project management and consultative skills sets to each deal in an effort to analyze, plan, execute and manage the finance aspects of the acquisition. We are a tightly-knit high-performing team, pride ourselves on exceptional service and the ability to build long-term, mutually beneficial, trusted partnerships across the firm. We strive to deliver out of the box thinking and creative solutions as each deal is unique and brings new challenges to solve. Although the team is disbursed nationally, we are well connected in a virtual setting.