(Senior) Manager Corporate Finance M&A - Wallonia

(Senior) Manager Corporate Finance M&A - Wallonia

BDO is a world leading professional services firm, providing advisory services, audit, accounting, tax and legal advice. We offer services to multinational and large organizations, public institutions and medium sized and small, fast-growing companies and spin-offs. Thanks to a strong regional presence and our multi-disciplinary approach, we are ideally placed to meet the financial requirements of a wide range of small and large companies and public institutions.

Our Corporate Finance department is mainly active in M&A mandates, Valuation of companies, Transaction Services (buy-side and sell-side Due Diligence investigations), Funding and Financial Modelling. Our clients range from SME’s to listed corporates and private equity firms engaged in various industries. We share our time between analysis work in the office, meetings with our clients and working sessions with the Management of the Target companies.

The last couple of years, we have seen a strong growth in Corporate Finance and we are therefore hiring a (Senior) Manager Corporate Finance for our M&A practice in our offices based closed to Namur (Isnes), Liège (Battice) or La Hulpe. The (Senior) Manager will be able to act as a true deal captain in achieving assignments he or she will be responsible for.

Your main responsibilities

  • Research of industry related information and documentation to support the preparation of pitch decks, information memorandum and/or valuation reports ;
  • Preparation of teasers and information memorandum in the context of sell-side M&A mandates, including strategic rationale, market trends, competitive environment and financial analyses ;
  • Analysis of targets financial statements and business plans in the context of acquisition or sell-side due diligence in order to identify normalization adjustments on EBITDA, net working capital and net financial debt ;
  • Drafting of business plans and advise on transaction and financing structuring ;
  • Drafting of valuation or due diligence reports ;
  • Research of potential targets in the context of sell or buy-side mandates ;
  • Contact and relationship management with potential acquirers/sellers ;
  • Assistance of clients in negotiations with counterparts.
Votre profil
Your profile 
  • University background in finance or business economics ;
  • Prior experience of 5 to 10 years in Corporate Finance, M&A, Transaction Services, private equity or similar environment is a must ;
  • Excellent knowledge of French (written and spoken), with advanced working knowledge of English. Dutch and German are an asset ;
  • Excellent communication skills ;
  • Strong command and understanding of Excel and how it can be applied to Corporate Finance ;
  • Strong command of PowerPoint is essential in order to communicate with impact ;
  • Sense of responsibility and proactivity, self-starter and team player ;
  • Flexible and resilient ;
  • Analytic and structured mindset triggered to understand complex problems ;
  • Can do and result driven attitude ;
  • Capabilities in coaching junior and senior M&A consultants;
  • Eager to learn.
Notre offre

Our offer

A professional organisation where a pragmatic and personal approach is key and human values are top of mind.
A dynamic and helpful team that knows what hard work is, but also knows how to relax on time.
A varied range of tasks where you come into contact with many different types of clients and sectors and with whom you build up a long-term relationship.
The possibility to work from the nearest office or from home from time to time, and flexible working hours.
BDO Academy, in order to use and develop both your personal and professional talents and skills optimally.
A competitive remuneration package comes with the position and is supplemented with a package of fringe benefits (including a company car, net expense allowance, GSM subscription, hospitalisation insurance, etc).