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Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) – Manager / Associate Director

Position summary

The Opportunity

We are seeking an experienced Manager or Associate Director tojoin our M&A team. Our M&A team sits within the wider Deloitte CorporateFinance team, a group of highly specialised individuals who focus on all stagesof the transaction lifecycle.

In this role you will have the opportunity to be part in a supportiveand inclusive team that takes pride in delivering exceptional outcomes for ourclients. 

Critical aspects to the role include the managing of clientprojects (predominately transaction processes), developing strong businessrelationships, and delivering outstanding service to a diverse portfolio ofclients.

In particular, the role will involve analysing and quicklydeveloping an understanding of the client/target business, and clearlycommunicating the key commercial, financial and value drivers to potentialacquirers through sales materials including flyers, information memorandums andmanagement presentations.  Projectmanagement skills and inter-personal skills are important in the role, as youwill have primary responsibility for managing day-to-day interaction with theclient and the potential purchasers through the transaction process.

About You

You will be an engaging and credible corporateprofessional who is confident in providing commercial, practical assistance toboth clients and colleagues. You will have developed your skills throughexperience and demonstrate a genuine interest in, and stay up-date with,industry activities, marketplace trends and leading practices. We are lookingfor the following experience and attributes:

  • A relevant University qualification in accounting,finance, or economics and (ideally you will be CA or CFA qualified);

  • At least 5 years’ experience within a Corporate Financeenvironment, with experience in managing M&A processes;

  • Engaging communication skills, including verbal andwritten, and an ability to build client and internal relationships.

  • Proven project management skills including responsibilityfor delivering to project timetables; 

Ability to mentor and lead junior team members and workcollaborate as part of the wider corporate finance team on client engagements; 

 About Us

Deloitte brings together well over 1400 people providing New Zealand's widest range of professional services. With nine offices nationwide, we work with clients ranging from New Zealand's largest companies and government organisations to smaller businesses with ambition to grow.

Deloitte offers fantastic opportunities for growth and development within our Corporate Finance team.  We take our coaching seriously and have a strong focus on helping our people achieve their potential and advance through their career.  In addition, our team enjoys the benefit of internal training courses as well as support for external courses and conference attendance.

We are innovative and different and we pride ourselves on our team of diverse, high performing Deloitte Professionals who are talented, supportive, inclusive and social - and who are at the heart of our success.  Our aim is to ensure that all our people feel comfortable to bring their whole selves to work, and as a result, create a workplace that encourages the true spirit of 'and different'.

From day one at our firm, you will be considered part of the Deloitte community and our development and career progression framework will help you develop the skills and capabilities you need to succeed - in every sense of the word. 

You will be rewarded with a competitive salary, city car park, healthcare, bonus and a range of Manager and/or Associate Director benefits that you would expect from one of the world's leading professional services brands.

Next Step

Click 'Apply now' or for specific questions please contact Kate Park on 093030792. All applications must be submitted via the online portal.


Deloitte New Zealand is proud to be part of Deloitte Asia Pacific to succeed in becoming the undisputed leader in professional services to really make an impact that matters. Deloitte New Zealand brings together more than 1400 specialists providing New Zealand's widest range of high quality professional services. We focus on assurance, tax, technology & systems, strategy, digital, performance improvements, risk management, corporate finance, business recovery, forensics and accounting services.

Requisition code: NZE19W-CF168333

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