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Deloitte Organizational Change Management - Merger & Acquisition Senior Consultant in Costa Mesa, California

Organizational Change Management - Merger & Acquisition Senior Consultant

Are you passionate about bringing value to your clients through the entire Merger & Acquisition lifecycle, from pre-due diligence through transaction planning and integration/divestiture/restructuring execution?

Does advising and supporting clients in a fast-paced M&A environment, partnering with c-suite executives of the world s most well-known companies, delivering bold strategic goals, while managing complex interdependencies against accelerated timelines interest you?

Would you like to utilize your experience to advise on the organizational dimensions of integrations and divestitures, including development of future organization designs, leadership and talent management strategies, workforce transition, and designing and implementing culture, change management and communication strategies?

Our Human Capital M&A team performs activities across the M&A life cycle from pre-due diligence identifying to quantifying transaction risks and opportunities around complex M&A and restructuring engagements. Our focus includes understanding and mitigating potential deal risks associated with organizational culture, leadership, talent, and operations. We provide advisory services on the broad enterprise-wide integration efforts including change management, organization design, culture, workforce transition and leadership. Our approach to integration/divestiture planning and execution focuses on identifying potential risks, developing an end-state vision and strategy, and supporting clients to implement maximum value realization opportunities.

Our Human Capital M&A team performs activities across the M&A life cycle including:

  • Ensuring overall Talent / People / HR strategies are aligned with overall corporate strategic objectives

  • Identifying HR, culture, key talent and retention related risks

  • Planning for Day 1 readiness and/or managing PMI integration

  • Building support, understanding and advocacy for the creation of the new organization to executive leaders

  • Designing organizations that align to the future operating model and preparing to transition the workforce

Work you ll do

Our Senior Consultants deliver client engagements that identify, design, and implement Merger & Acquisition services, with a focus on Organization Transformation.

The responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Change Management, Communication and Employee Experience: Assist in the implementation of change management strategies related to M&A. Empowering leaders to lead their people through the transaction, enable managers to support employees, and create an environment that reduces anxiety, minimizes disruptions and fosters enthusiasm for the future. This includes organizational change and impact assessments, creating holistic change management programs, managing stakeholder and employee engagement and delivering effective internal and external communications.

Cultural Alignment: Assist in the culture assessment. Understanding legacy cultures, defining a future-state culture, and developing plans for how to cultivate that culture.

Organization Strategies: Assist in the development of organizational design to enable future-state strategy. This includes supporting the design of combined or separated operating models and the accompanying organizational structures and facilitating the overall workforce transition processes to optimize roles, responsibilities and performance in the future organization.

Leadership Advisory Services: Support leadership alignment and capability, including transformative leadership coaching, board effectiveness, capability analysis and executive development.

The team

Organization Transformation

The Organization Transformation practice is about transforming the organization (and the benefits providers that serve them) to support its business strategy. This involves helping our clients move from where they are today to where they need to be in the future. It could include changing the organization s culture, modernizing specific functions, re-designing the organization structure, and will require a combination of change management actions to execute the transformation. To enable our success, it will be critical to use data and insights to inform better ways of working together.



  • Minimum of four (4) years of relevant experience in a consulting and/or industry role, including change management initiatives, communications development, organizational design and development, HR strategy or operations, and /or talent solutions.

  • A minimum of one (1) year experience with Human Capital Mergers and Acquisitions, restructuring and/or enterprise cost reduction, including a background in due diligence, assessment of transaction risks, target screening, integration planning and execution, and/or post-merger integration.

  • Bachelor s degree.

  • Ability to travel 80 - 100% of the time (Monday - Thursday/Friday).


  • MBA or graduate degree in HR or Organizational Behavior.

  • Three plus (3 ) years of experience with Human Capital Mergers and Acquisitions, restructuring and/or enterprise cost reduction, including a background in due diligence, assessment of transaction risks, target screening, integration planning and execution, and/or post-merger integration.

  • Experience in HR, Consulting, and/or Corporate Communications.

  • Experience supporting workshops, large meetings, or presentations to senior leaders.

  • Ability to execute a project plan, managing to deadlines and paying acute attention to detail

  • Demonstrated strong business acumen and ability to work effectively across teams, levels and varying cultures.

  • Demonstrated capabilities in team work and leadership, including the desire and eagerness to mentor and assist in the professional development of junior staff members.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills (MS PowerPoint), and data analysis (MS Excel, Tableau, or SQL).

  • Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment.

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