Deloitte Financial Diligence and Integration Analyst - Summer 2022 in Louisville, Kentucky
The role supports the US Firm across a range of projects related to the firm's strategy and financial performance. The Analyst will work closely with the Finance & Administration organization and other firm Businesses and Enabling Areas throughout the lifecycle of an M&A transaction. If you're an outside-the-box thinker who enjoys exploring how strategy, globalization, business process improvement, and technology help shape the future of the Deloitte US and Member Firms, then you may be the right fit for the role.
The M&A Finance Analyst will be responsible for supporting the M&A Senior Consultants, Managers and Senior Managers in all areas of an acquisition lifecycle to drive analysis and strategic decisions, gain consensus among stakeholders and prepare clear, concise and compelling presentations for leadership. The acquisition lifecycle includes initial financial due diligence, business case modeling and review, understanding the target's accounting processes, integration planning and execution and post-acquisition support and review. The Analyst will also support the team in financial analysis, excel modeling, report creation and standardization, identifying impacts of decisions and activities that affect the broader support organization and other ad-hoc requests
Support M&A Finance Senior Consultants, Managers and Senior Managers in diligence by pulling data provided by targets, cleansing and consolidating data into usable formats and analyzing data
Develop financial models to analyze target financial results, financial plans, forecasts, investments, ROI calculations and review business case data; support the gathering and input of data into models to prepare internal reports and presentations for Senior leadership
Engage and collaborate with Corporate Development and Business Sponsors; plan and execute workshops with targets to facilitate diligence and integration
Review detailed business case to challenge assumptions and targets and perform a comparison against Deloitte results to assess impact from a financial and operational standpoint. Prepare presentations with key findings and recommendations for leadership
Support integration planning, including gaining a deep understanding of the targeted business and accounting processes to understand the integration risks and challenges when developing plans across multiple projects
Support International Ventures with Deloitte Global firms in diligence, integration and post-deal support including investment tracking, accounting, financial reporting and analysis, forecasting, planning and other Finance matters
Prepare standardized acquisition reporting on a periodic basis and other various deliverables
Support M&A Finance in various special projects, including process automation using advanced excel, analyzing and synthesizing large data sets and creating various PowerPoint presentations
Manage project work plans to migrate target into Deloitte
Bachelor's degree in progress in these areas of study: business, economics, math, analytics, finance, accounting or a related field
Understanding of financial statements and accounting principles
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Possess the strong interpersonal skills necessary to communicate with all levels of the organization regarding sensitive information.
Ability to work with virtual teams and across geographic and cultural boundaries
Strong organizational skills
Advanced expertise in Microsoft Excel
Excellent project management skills
Possess the ability to prioritize competing tasks and handle unique situations and be comfortable working on a variety of projects and deliverables simultaneously.
Some travel (about 15 - 25%) may be required in the future. A US-based office location is required
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future
The start date for this position will be in 2022
Strong PowerPoint capabilities to create compelling presentations preferred
Strong academic track record (3.5 GPA or higher)
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.