Financial Due Diligence - Senior Manager - Big 4

Job Title: Financial Due Diligence - Senior Manager - Big 4
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £72000 - £83000 per annum + Cash benefits + discretionary bonus
Reference: 13733858/001_1540987223
Contact Name: Colin Hawkins
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 31, 2018 12:00

Job Description

As a Senior Manager in this Big 4 firm's Transaction Services team in London you will be involved in a number of landmark deals.

Client Details

This Big 4 firm's Transaction Services team in London has c.180 financial due diligence (FDD) specialists, supporting a wide variety of transactions in the UK and internationally. They advise both top and mid-tier, corporate and financial (private equity) clients, who invest in a range of assets, from smaller privately owned business to large household names.


This Big 4 firm's FDD team members are industry aligned and have deep experience and knowledge across the following industries:

  • Financial Services,
  • Industrial Products and Services,
  • Technology, Media & Telecoms,
  • Healthcare & Pharma,
  • Retail, Consumer & Leisure,
  • Energy, Utilities, Mining & Infrastructure, and
  • Real Estate

The London FDD team is supported by a further 160 individuals who provide deals support across Valuations, SPA, Data & Analytics and Financial modelling, bringing technical expertise to complement our wider Deals offering.

About the role

As a Senior Manager within Financial Due Diligence in London you will be involved in:

  • Analysing financial and non-financial business information;
  • Identifying and understanding key drivers of a business and potential deal breakers (financial and non-financial);
  • Writing financial due diligence (buy-side, sell-side or refinancing) reports for our corporate, banking and private equity clients;
  • Sharing your experience and developing other team members through the deal process
  • Understanding the processes in due diligence work including dealing with risk management processes and procedures
  • Interaction with senior levels of Management, and exposure to business owners to understand areas such as historical and projected business performance, wider commercial issues, etc
  • Development of internal and external networks, and adopting a business development mindset
  • Whilst the role is based in London, travel may be required, which is dependent upon the client/ target's location


Skills & Experience Required:

  • ACA/ICAS qualified (or equivalent)
  • Good business writing and Excel skills
  • Strong analytical skills and commercial awareness
  • Due diligence experience at Manager or Senior Manager grade
  • Big 4 or top 20 firm experience

Job Offer

Salary up to £83,000 + flexible /cash benefit + discretionary bonus.