Consulting - Senior Associate - Transaction Advisory Services
Location:
Chicago , Illinois
Posted:
November 22, 2017
Reference:
req2562



Senior Associate – Transaction Advisory Services



Get out of the busy season grind, get in front of the clients, and put those number-crunching, detail-oriented skills to use advising clients on their M&A/Transaction Advisory Activities. As part of RSM’s Transaction Advisory Team, you will be working directly with firm leaders and client executives to provide financial due diligence of middle-market US and international businesses. The Transaction Support Service Line offers our clients assistance with M&A activities, buy-side due diligence, sell-side due diligence, and working capital assistance.

 


How You Will Spend Your Day:

  • Participates in client meetings and site visits while interacting with top-level management to obtain pertinent information for financial analysis
  • Performs Financial Due Diligence for Private Equity and Strategic Clients to help evaluate their acquisition decisions and financing requirements
  • Assists in preparation of Client Deliverables and Analysis
  • Interacts with the other functional areas of the practice including tax, audit and other consulting practices
  • Assists in preparing proposals and engagement letters
  • Represents the firm in community activities and professional associations

 

Ideal Candidate:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and/or CPA
  • Minimum of three “busy seasons” in an audit practice (or Transaction Support) of a national public accounting firm
  • Ability to travel 25-30% overnight
  • A self-starter who is confident when interacting with clients, internal team members, and firm leadership
  • Possess a good balance of strong audit skills and business acumen
  • Always meets deadlines
  • Applies critical thinking and problem solving skills on a daily basis
  • Evaluated as exceptional performer in current position




A little about us:
RSM US LLP is the nation’s leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market.

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