Deals Valuation - Deals Valuation Generalist - Senior Manager
PwC
Montréal, QC
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A career in Deals Valuation, will provide you with the opportunity to help organisations unlock greater value from existing assets and ongoing capital expenditures as well as new acquisitions, investments, and complex corporate arrangements. We focus on a series of services, such as acquisition and disposal valuation advice including deal pricing and negotiation support, strategic value consulting for improvement of corporate and capital management decisions, financial modelling and value analysis. In short, upon being a member of our team, you will support clients to make profound strategic decisions, better conduct business transactions and decisions, appropriately allocate capital investment, and satisfy regulatory requirements with professional skills and in-depth industry knowledge.

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

As a Senior Manager with the Valuations group, your contribution will involve leading business development efforts across the Deals practice working with other Deals team members as well as overseeing valuation mandates. You will utilize your experience of financial, business valuation and accounting experience in combination with your professional accounting and valuation designations to further develop and grow the practice.

Provide independent, expert valuation reports for a variety of purposes including mergers and acquisitions (M&A), financial reporting, taxation, corporate planning (decision support) and corporate governance.
Deliver in-depth understanding of the value of each entity or asset involved in their transaction, along with relevant technical and industry knowledge, and a true knowledge of the specific factors driving each individual transaction.
Review valuation reports prepared by external appraisers for financial reporting purposes on behalf of PwC’s audit clients.
Help boards, management and special committees arrive at informed decisions, by providing independent, credible perspectives as to whether a proposed transaction is fair, demonstrating you have weighed advice from credible, independent and objective sources
Establish credibility with existing clients by demonstrating subject matter expertise and knowledge. Contribute to pursuit teams and proposal development including innovative approaches and methodologies tailored to address specific client requirements.
Lead Valuations teams, coaching and supporting team development and sharing technical knowledge across the national and global PwC network.
Uphold the firm’s code of ethics and business conduct.

Requirements:
Completed undergraduate degree with outstanding academic credentials
An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work.
Must be bilingual in French and English
A completed Accounting and/or Chartered Business Valuation (CBV) / Chartered FInancial Analyst (CFA) Designation or a completed MBA
Minimum of 5+ years progressive experience in accounting, financial and business valuation
Significant experience in valuation engagements
Strong technical skills as well as report writing skills
Experienced at preparing and/or coordinating complex written and verbal materials
Strong commitment to identifying and addressing client needs and building, maintaining, and utilizing client networks and community involvement
Proven ability to manage team members, project workflows and deliver on time
Proactive, takes ownership of tasks and assignments, accepts responsibility for outcomes

This role does not support completion of the Canadian CPA designation.

Why you’ll love working for PwC

We want you to love every (if not, almost every) minute of your career, having said this, we get it. Each life stage we go through comes with a new set of priorities and demands. This is why we support you through a range of financial and non-financial rewards and benefits, so regardless of your situation, there’s something for everyone.

Leading benefits for our permanent staff include:
A competitive compensation package

Sponsored investments, pensions and saving plans with matching firm contributions

Flexible working

PwC FlexBenefits, for personalised medical & dental coverage, including enhanced mental health benefit

Every day recognition and real time appreciation through our rewards and recognition program

Dress for your day with our flexible dress environment

Health, wellness and fitness perks

Family-friendly benefits, including maternity and parental leave policies and support networks to help you prepare for your successful return to work

Adoption/surrogacy benefits

Back-up child and elder care support

Career defining project work and international experience

Development opportunities including learning on the job, formal learning, learning from others and access to “Vantage” our digital learning system

Award winning programs including “Women in Leadership” and “Enhanced Pursuit Program”

A coach to help develop skills, diversify experiences and achieve career aspirations

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