Location: Frankfurt, Germany
Date Posted: Sep 15, 2023
(Senior) Associate (m/f/d) – Business Modelling
Alvarez & Marsal
Frankfurt or Munich
Companies, investors and government entities around the world turn to Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) for leadership, action and results. Privately held since its founding in 1983, A&M is a global leading professional services firm that provides advisory, business performance improvement and turnaround management services.
With over 8,000 people across 6 continents and based in over 75 locations, we deliver excellent results for corporates, boards, private equity firms, law firms and government agencies facing complex challenges. Our senior leaders and their teams leverage A&M’s restructuring heritage to help companies act decisively, catapult growth and accelerate results.
Our non-hierarchical, hands-on-approach, small expert teams and an international focus are characterizing for A&M.
A&M's Valuation experts deal with the valuation of companies, company shares and individual assets. Within the Valuation practice, the Business Modeling function provides a full suite of modelling services in the areas of Mergers & Acquisitions, Restructuring, Private Equity portfolios, Contentious Valuations, Complex Financial Instruments, Illiquid Securities and Financial and Tax reporting. In contrast to many competitors, we can act free of conflicts of interest, as no auditing is carried out by Alvarez & Marsal.
As a (Senior) Associate (m/f/d) you will manage the following key responsibilities, supported by the European Valuation Services team
Support the senior team with project delivery, primarily through the delivery and testing of leading-practice financial models incorporating the relevant operational, tax, accounting and financing principles;
Prepare and support client workshops, meetings and calls to assist in scoping and designing models, gather input data, review and validate calculations;
Support project teams on valuation assignments ;
Assignments can include Insolvency & Restructuring models, Mergers & Acquisitions models, Business planning models, project finance models, valuation models and other financial models. Clients include Infrastructure & private equity funds and large corporates.
Experience required ;
Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree from a leading university; Strong working knowledge of relevant accounting, corporate finance and tax principles, and experience of applying this in a modelling context;
Relevant consulting experience preferably in a financial modelling role in a leading accounting or consulting firm, investment bank or boutique modelling firm;
Excellent oral and written communications skills;
Ability to work both independently and in a team environment;
Business fluent in German, excellent English language skills
If you want to be part of A&M’s success story and would like to grow in a dynamic environment, we are looking forward to your application.
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