M&A Consultant - Corporate Advisory / Corporate Finance - 12 month contract - OUTSIDE IR35

Location: United Kingdom
Job Type: Temporary
Industry: Change & Transformation
Reference: BH-2498-1
Salary: £550 - £700 per day
Job Published: January 14, 2022 17:14
A leading M&A Consultancy are looking to hire a number of M&A Consultants with a strong Corporate Advisory / Corporate Finance background, to work across a high profile Carve Out.
My client are a boutique, well respected Management Consultancy who specialise in Mergers, Acquisitions, Divestures and Transformations. This is a fully remote role, offering a competitive outside IR35 rate on an initial 12 month contract.
  • Lead workshops to develop project objectives/strategy and ensure alignment with stakeholders
  • Project and program management to support the design, development and implementation of project related activities such as Business Performance Management, Supply Chain Operations, etc
  • Performing data analysis on all aspects of the carve out
  • Post deal Sales and Marketing expenses and country/channel profitability analysis
  • Carve-out: Run rate and One-time cost assessment of Finance & Accounting and SG&A; Transition services agreement
  • Stakeholder management and delivery of regular meeting to track and report progress/risks
  • Ensure timely delivery of key milestones
  • Coordinate with clients in all functional areas from IT, HR, Finance, etc to map out milestones and dependencies
Key skills
  • Strong M&A knowledge
  • Strong Corporate Advisory / Corporate Finance background
  • Excellent analytical & financial modelling skills
  • Bachelor’s degree – MBA advantageous
  • 5+ years of experience in a management consultant role
  • Carve out / divestitures on the sell side or buy side
  • Experience performing cost analysis for carve out, including separation and stand-alone
  • Experience leading workshops
  • Multifunctional business experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent client and stakeholder management
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced M&A Consultants with a strong Corporate Advisory / Corporate Finance background to play a key part in a carve out for a global Pharmaceutical brand.

It must be stressed that specific carve out / divestiture experience is essential for the role, as well as proven exposure as a management consultant wihtin Corporate Advisory / Corporate Finance. 
This is a 12 month contract role outside IR35, offering a competitive rate of between £550-700 pd.