Analyst - Valuation & Business Modeling

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Competitive Salary
Aug 18, 2017
Aug 22, 2017
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Our Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) team works with clients to manage their capital agenda to drive competitive advantage and increased returns. As part of a global team of 10,000 professionals in 100 countries you will advise clients on preserving, optimizing, raising or investing capital. Major groups (or, as we call them, sub-service lines and competencies) within TAS include Mergers and Acquisition Services, Project Finance & Infrastructure, Restructuring Services, Operational Transaction Services, Transaction Support, Corporate Finance Strategy, Transaction Tax, and Valuation, Business Modeling and Economic Advisory.
Join Valuation and Business Modeling and you join a team of experienced professionals who bring to clients excellence in accounting, taxation and financial due diligence. You will help guide clients through the model review, model support and model-build activities necessary to make key decisions and improve strategic outcomes. With over 1,600 valuation professionals worldwide, no similarly positioned global professional organization can match our breadth of capabilities or our depth of resources
The role:

  • Under supervision, conduct comprehensive analysis of historical financial performance.

  • Conduct insightful market research on various  industry specific issues and identify potential market risks and opportunities.

  • Assist with the development of financial models for financial feasibility, business plans and valuation purposes.

  • Assist the senior staff with the development of assumptions in the preparation of prospective financial statements.

  • Assist with drafting reports, status reports, and minutes of meetings.

  • Develop spread sheets and visual analytical charts and graphs

  • Use of data analytical resources and research tools to find information related to comparable companies, industry trends and  economic indicators.

  • Under supervision apply templates, tools, models and best practices to support the delivery of our services

  • Apply firm, TAS and V&BM policy and procedure guidance, as appropriate, to ensure that all of our V&BM deliverables are consistent with our branding and visual identity guidelines

  • Assist with engagement administration activities including managing/monitoring engagement economics, document retention, knowledge sharing and client communication

  • Understand TAS's different service offering and gain broad experience within a specific competency while getting the chance to work on other sub service lines

  • Contribute to high performing teams and delivery of exceptional client experience through developing both internal and external networks.

Qualifications - Internal
To qualify, candidates must have:

  • Sector specific experience

  • Technical skills required (strong knowledge of main finance, economic and accounting principles, and basic knowledge of the valuation methodologies)

  • Qualifications (CFA/ MBA/ Masters etc), or candidates

  • 0-2 Years' experience

  • Language requirements

  • Industry experience

  • Client facing/ relationship building experience?

  • Team management?

  • Geographic area experience

  • Travel expectations
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