Head of M&A
International multi-site business
- £80,000 - £100,000 + car + bonus + benefits
Our client is an International business providing innovative, affordable and high-quality services to multiple customers across the UK and Europe. With an international reach across three continents, they are one of the leading providers of specialist services in their specific market. With a portfolio of over 300 sites and a 30-year history, the business continues to be one of the most trusted companies within its sector.
As part of a clearly defined strategy to continue to grow the business, we are seeking a highly qualified and capable Corporate Finance professional to play a key role in the companies M&A strategy. You will take ownership of all M&A activities, including valuation and execution of smaller transactions as well as assisting and ideally leading on specific work streams, such as due diligence and valuations on any larger class one transactions. In addition, you will play a pivotal role in lead generation and origination to help build a pipeline of future acquisitions, joint ventures and disposals and you will support on acquisition integration and post-acquisition reviews where appropriate.
The ideal candidate will be a graduate qualified accountant, possibly with a further qualification such as an MBA. You will have a strong track record of successfully leading M&A transactions from end to end, ideally within an in-house corporate capacity and preferably in a multi-site healthcare or related sector. In addition, a background within an advisory firm or professional services environment would be preferred with a strong track record in the UK as a large percentage of deals are likely to be smaller UK bolt-on acquisitions. You will possess strong analytical skills, have a methodical approach and have highly effective organisational skills. Excellent verbal and written communication abilities are essential as is the ability to build and maintain relationships at all levels.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing business with great scope to take on all elements of M&A from origination through to execution and integration.
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Please note that due to the expected volume of applications, we will only be able to respond to those candidates whose experience matches the requirements of our client. We are sorry, but if you have not heard from us within the next ten days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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