KPMG

Manager Deal Advisory - Strategy

Take the next step into your future and join the Deal Advisory team. Our experts in the Zurich-based Strategy Group advice renowned companies, most of them active in the pharmaceutical, chemical, consumer goods, diversified industrials and financial services industries.
 
Location: Zurich
Start date: By arrangement

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Responsibilities & Profile

Your responsibilities

  • Strongly support the project lead or relevant stakeholder at the client across various industry sectors and within different areas e.g. Portfolio analyses, M&A (buy-side, sell-side), operational/carve-out/commercial due diligence, JV and partnership strategy, exit strategies, divestments and carve-outs, integration/separation planning and execution (PMI / PMO), Transition Services Agreements definition and management, Synergy assessments
  • Manage client relationships with top management stakeholders in an international environment
  • Provide high-quality deliverables, respecting deadlines and monitoring budget costs while executing projects
  • Oversee (sub-)project teams, guide and train more junior advisors
  • Support our commercial activities by supporting or leading proposals and other business development activities
  • Support our recruiting and knowledge management initiatives
 

Your profile

  • A university degree in business, finance, natural sciences, economics, IT or industrial engineering
  • A minimum of five years professional experience in Business Development, Strategy, Consulting or Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills with a high degree of mental flexibility, being able to manage different operational and financial topics in various industries
  • A keen interest in Mergers & Acquisitions and awareness of current leading practices along the M&A process (across the deal cycle from pre-deal to post-deal phases)
  • Sense of responsibility and high degree of professionalism to provide above-average performance and high-quality work even in challenging situations
  • Comfortable in working in the high pressured yet often ambiguous and flexible conditions that characterize transactions
  • Ability to work with top management stakeholders, willingness to travel
  • Fluent in German and English, other languages are an advantage (especially French)

Why KPMG

Benefits

Targeted career development and internal and external attractive training and further education options
Targeted career development and internal and external attractive training and further education options
 
Possibilities for global and Switzerland-wide mobility across all sectors and locations
Possibilities for global and Switzerland-wide mobility across all sectors and locations
 
 
 
25-30 days of leave, option for compensation of overtime (with the exception of management staff); management staff receive an additional 4 to 6 days of leave
25-30 days of leave, option for compensation of overtime (with the exception of management staff); management staff receive an additional 4 to 6 days of leave
 
Maternity leave of 16 weeks, paternity leave of 5 days and free advice from the external family service
Maternity leave of 16 weeks, paternity leave of 5 days and free advice from the external family service
 
 
 
Ancillary benefits may apply to certain positions (e.g. fixed-contract positions).

KPMG as an employer

Your future team

The Strategy Group bundles KPMG's strategic competence for national and international clients, having started out in transaction-related services. You have experience and curiosity for M&A and Strategy, you are a fast learner and top performer, willing to take part in the development of a growing team where team spirit is highly valued.

At KPMG, the possibilities are as manifold as the people who work here. This is why the employees of our international network can count on receiving continuous training in a value-based corporate culture. KPMG is a great advocate for career development, while always keeping in mind the person's individual needs and potential.
 

About KPMG

KPMG is known for providing clear and consistent solutions in the areas of auditing and advisory services. The broad palette of services across many subject matters and industries allows the provision of multidisciplinary services from a single source for our clients on the one hand and diverse careers and development options for our employees on the other hand. Our dealings are fair and frank and we strive to always look at the results of our work through the eyes of our clients. At KPMG, we are aware that if we add value for our clients, we also do the same for ourselves.

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Contact person

Simon Reiser

Human Resources
+41 58 249 79 62
kpmg.ch/careers
Simon Reiser
 
To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.