Executive - Business Valuations - Financial Services
Post Date 20 hours ago
Competitive business today is all about making intelligent, informed decisions. As a Valuations Executive, you’ll help make that happen.
You'll be an important part of our diversely talented, highly experienced team and work at the forefront of high-profile transactions.
Our MENA team sits at the heart of a global Valuation & Business Modelling network of over 1,550 specialists who deliver high quality advice through each phase of the transaction process.
Underpinning everything is our focus on developing a talented team through investment in technical and commercial training and knowledge transfer.
Within the team you’ll have the opportunity to take on client management responsibilities and have the potential to gain excellent career progression.
As part of your role you would work a varied portfolio of Valuations and get involved with the wider team on project work.
There would likely be business related travel across the MENA region from time to time.
Your Key Responsibilities
As an Executive within Valuations you're likely to spend your day to day working on commercial issues, performing and reviewing discounted cash flow or dividend discount model valuations, analysing information as well as working on market research and analysis, You'll also interact with clients at different levels, handling client relationships over different project work and work with management on parts of the acquisition process and regularly undertake valuations for fiscal purposes.
Skills and Attributes for success
Commercial Acumen - Ability to apply financial accounting, corporate finance, business analysis, and report writing skills in delivering valuation solutions for clients across the banking, insurance, and asset management sectors
Technical Knowledge - Detailed knowledge of the application of valuation methodologies regarding business entities, equity and debt securities, and intangible assets, including valuation discounts and premiums
Financial Services expertise - Experience serving clients in the financial services sectors and a deep understanding of the sector business models
Organisation - Highly organised and able to successfully execute a valuation project from planning to delivery, including managing project economics
To qualify for the role you must have
3-5 years Valuations experience within various sectors with a focus on Financial Services sector
Client facing experience
Strong evidence of Excel skills within a Valuations environment
Strong technical business valuation experience and exposure to conducting : Purchase Price Allocations, valuations of intangible assets, and audit support services (impairment tests and investments fair value)
Experience of performing valuations for financial services companies (Banks and Insurance companies) using different valuation methods
Developed business plans / feasibility studies and valuation / feasibility models
Ideally you'll also have
Professional Services experience, or equivalent
Wider understanding of Business Modelling and broader technical skills
What we are looking for
We are looking for candidates who are highly motivated, numerate, logical thinkers with a passion for valuations and have a very strong attention to detail.
Being a strong team player is also important as well as someone who is happy to work flexibly over model reviews as well as building assignments where required.
What working at EY offers
We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development. Plus, we offer :
Support coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world.
That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better.
Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.
If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
Join us in building a better working world.