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M&A Associate

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    Corporate Finance

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    about 1 month ago

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Phoenix Search UK is working with a top investment bank looking to hire an M&A Associate in London. The bank specialises in mergers and acquisitions and capital raises within the entertainment industry, with a total deal value in excess of $5 billion. 

The new joiner will be an integral part of the deal team and will work directly with senior leaders on a variety of client engagements, including sell and buy-side M&A and capital raises. 


  • Drafting various tailored documents, with a high level of autonomy, in PowerPoint format – Information Memorandums, Briefing Packs, Presentations etc

  • Carry out analysis and interrogation of financial data received from clients

  • Gather information, identify linkages and trends and apply findings to reports.

  • Interact professionally with the finance team based at the bank's clients when raising questions/queries

  • Preparation of financial models – P&L, Balance sheet and Cashflow

  • Research and present other financial analysis on excel – tailored to specific situations

  • Managing a due diligence data room and responding to corresponding questions.

  • Conduct research into companies and industries 

Desired Experience:

  • 2 years+ post qualified M&A / corporate finance experience in either investment banking or transaction advisory diligence valuation groups

  • ACA qualified

  • Fully competent with Excel, PowerPoint and Word

  • Strong financial analytical skills

  • Healthy track records of direct involvement in deals