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Associate Director- Corporate Finance (North)

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Senior Manager - Finance Transformation (Corporates - Defence)

Location: London

Service Line: Financial Management

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Manager - M&A - Corporate Finance

Location: London

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Manager - Finance Transformation (Corporates - Defence)

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Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations Technical Architect

Location: London

Service Line: Exceptional Items

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Associate Director- Corporate Finance (North)

Location: Leeds

Capability: Deal Advisory

Service line: Corporate Finance

Experience level: Senior Manager

Employment type: Either Full Time Or Part Time




KPMG Corporate Finance & the opportunity



KPMG is the leading mid market M&A advisor in UK, Europe and Globally. Everything we do is aimed at adding value for our clients whether they are buying, selling or re-financing their business, through objective, unbiased advice supported by:



genuine integrity and independence


deep sector knowledge global

execution capability

connectivity with the financial markets

Opportunities exist to join KPMG’s Northern M&A team supporting and leading deal origination and execution across sectors.

The role will allow the successful candidate to work on a broad range of domestic and international transactions for corporate, private equity and owner managed clients.

The scope of the role will include both execution of transactions as well as origination of new opportunities.

Roles & Responsibilities


Manage M&A projects (with support from Director/ Partner) including being the day to day point of contact for clients.
Actively managing client interfaces taking responsibility for managing all phases of the transaction cycle and deal execution.


Lead projects (with support from Director/ Partner) including being one of the senior points of contact with clients on M&A projects

Actively managing client interfaces, taking responsibility for the day to day project management and delivery of M&A transactions. This will include assuming responsibility for managing all phases of the transaction cycle and deal execution

Leading and managing the delivery of transaction documentation including pitch materials and client proposals

Directing and managing colleagues, wider support staff and other external advisers

Supervising and reviewing financial analysis complex modelling carried out by team members

Build and develop strong relationships in the market

Take responsibility for agreed areas of origination and business development

Set, monitor and control M&A project budgets, billing and other reporting requirements.



Attributes, Qualifications & Skills



Strong academic background.

Experience within M&A advisory with proven execution ability and origination skills across the North East of England

Strong numerical, analytical and strategic thinking skills.

Excellent report writing skills.

Independent thinker with the ability to identify problems and contribute to the development of solutions.

Comfortable discussing financially related commercial issues.

Ability to work on a range of projects simultaneously to demanding timetables.

Highly motivated, ambitious self-starter willing to take advantages of the opportunities this position offers, but also a team player.

Experience of working in and managing small teams.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Commitment to high quality standards & detail oriented.

Personal drive to deliver results.

Ability to be based in and work across the Northern Region (Leeds based role)

Sector specific experience not a requirement but may be beneficial.




Experience & Background



Have a sound knowledge of M&A through investment banking, advisory firms, private equity, M&A Boutique or corporate business development.


Senior Manager - Finance Transformation (Corporates - Defence)

Location: London

Capability: Management Consulting

Service line: Financial Management

Experience level: Senior Manager

Employment type: Full Time



The Team

At KPMG, our values define who we are and the way we do business. As a leading professional services firm, we know that our strength and capability come from our people – their different perspectives, experiences and backgrounds. From our inclusive leadership strategy to our diversity and inclusion targets – we’re making bold changes to who we are and what we do. Be part of it.

The National Security sector is one of KPMG’s key priority sectors, designated for high growth over the next three years. In order to deliver our exciting growth plans KPMG are recruiting experienced, market-focused consultants to join this team.
The team are seeking an experienced Senior Manager to lead delivery of National Security engagements and to significantly contribute to KPMG’s growth in this market.

It is desirable that candidates have experience in some of the following markets or clients:

- Ministry of Defence
- OSCT, Home Office and Foreign Office
- Immigration, UK Border Force & HMRC
- CT Policing and NCA

The Role

This role requires a Senior Manager with Business Analysis / Business Architecture experience to lead teams to successfully deliver client engagements. The individual must possess a detailed understanding of the different tools and methods used by BAs and have experience of applying these in a variety of different situations.


Successful candidates need to be able to demonstrate proficiency and significant experience of delivery in a number of the following activities:



- Experience working within secure government and an understanding of the client’s challenges.
- Experience of delivering transformational change programmes within government.
- Experience of designing and implementing new Target Operating Models in complex, multi-stakeholder environments.
- Experience of operational excellence and business process improvement methods (including Lean, Six Sigma).
- Experience of benefits mapping, measurement and delivery management.
- Experience of requirements elicitation, capture and management.
- Experience of different delivery models such as AGILE / SCRUM, waterfall.
- Broad analytical skills and core consulting skillset to be utilised across client engagements.
- Experience of managing projects to time, cost and quality.
- Demonstrable initiative and flexibility with strong interpersonal skills, driving client agendas.

The Person


Due to the nature of the work, it is essential for applicants to hold current 'National Security Vetting’ aligned to a National Security organisation

Candidates should have substantial consulting experience and be able to evidence many of the following:



- Responsibility for standalone projects or programmes of work
- Ability to lead a team of KPMG professionals on client engagements, leading the delivery approach
- Managing competing agendas/priorities and establish achievable programmes/projects
- Acting as a subject matter expert in advising clients to maximise benefits while reducing risks
- Coach team members to ensure excellent client delivery whilst also enabling their career development
- Use of your expertise, knowledge and experience to further develop Business Analysis propositions
- Take a significant role in the growth of the team and wider practice, sharing knowledge and supporting the development of other team members
- Leading business development initiatives including bid, proposal and contract/commercial negotiation
- Commercial awareness evidenced by an ability to identify and grow business opportunities
- Excellent written and oral stakeholder management and communication skills
- Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office packages, especially Excel and PowerPoint
- Relevant professional qualifications (e.g. MBA, BCS BA Diploma, Lean, Six Sigma, PRINCE2, MSP, CIMA).



Manager - M&A - Corporate Finance

Location: London

Capability: Deal Advisory

Service line: Corporate Finance

Experience level: Manager

Employment type: Either Full Time Or Part Time



The Role

The business has significant growth ambitions, through continued deep sector expertise and delivering the highest quality deal execution. The KPMG M&A business, spanning the spectrum of strategic, regulatory and deal advisory service lines; having built:

- Senior and trusted client relationships across mid-market and global companies, new strategic entrants, financial investors and leading entrepreneurs.
- An enviable set of market credentials across each of KPMG’s major service lines.
- A diverse skill set and deep sector expertise spanning across all sectors.

We are recruiting experienced M&A Managers to work in a number of different sectors within our London team. The role will allow the successful candidates to work on a broad range of domestic and international transactions for corporate, financial institutions, private equity and owner managed clients. The scope of the role will include both execution of transactions as well as helping with the origination of new opportunities.

The Person

Experience

Alongside existing successful members of the team and KPMG’s wider sectors, the successful candidate will be involved in supporting the team to:

- Actively managing client relationships, taking responsibility for the day to day project management and delivery of M&A transactions. This will include assuming responsibility for managing all phases of the transaction cycle and deal execution, reporting directly to senior team members.
- Developing market intelligence and sector knowledge.
- Leading and managing the delivery of marketing documentation as well as, pitch materials and client proposals
- Specifying, producing and evaluating financial models.
- Supervising and managing junior colleagues, analysts and support staff on M&A transactions
- Coaching and contributing to the development of junior team members
- Proactively assisting business development efforts including pitching for new work
- Building & maintaining client relationships with both corporate and financial institutions
- Must have relevant corporate finance experience in an investment bank, big 4, private equity team, M&A Boutique or corporate business development role
- Significant transactional experience with a demonstrable track record of deal execution across all phases of the transaction cycle from origination to completion including:
- Preparing high quality pitch materials and proposals including sector mapping, market analysis and target client positioning;
- Drafting transaction documentation, including: valuation analysis, potential buyer research, information memoranda and management presentations;
- Financial modelling including LBO & DCF analysis; and
- Managing the due diligence process including co-ordinating all stakeholders and other advisors including, for example, legal and tax


Skills


- Strong academic background
- Ability to identify critical & relevant data sources
- Commitment to high quality standards & a detail oriented approach
- Personal drive and integrity to deliver results within tight deadlines
- Personable team player with the ability to create confidence and trust with colleagues and clients alike
- Prior experience of working within sectors
- Be an independent thinker with the ability to identify problems and contribute to the development of solutions, helping us to remain at the cutting edge of thinking in the sector
- Appreciates the chance to work on a wide range of projects and proposals simultaneously to demanding timetables.





Manager - Finance Transformation (Corporates - Defence)

Location: London

Capability: Management Consulting

Service line: Financial Management

Experience level: Manager

Employment type: Full Time



The Team


At KPMG, our values define who we are and the way we do business. As a leading professional services firm, we know that our strength and capability come from our people – their different perspectives, experiences and backgrounds. From our inclusive leadership strategy to our diversity and inclusion targets – we’re making bold changes to who we are and what we do. Be part of it.

The National Security sector is one of KPMG’s key priority sectors, designated for high growth over the next three years. In order to deliver our exciting growth plans KPMG are recruiting experienced, market-focused consultants to join this team.
The team are seeking experienced Managers to deliver Business Analysis services on National Security engagements and to support KPMG’s growth in this market.

It is desirable that candidates have experience in some of the following markets or clients:


- Ministry of Defence
- OSCT, Home Office and Foreign Office
- Immigration, UK Border Force & HMRC
- CT Policing and NCA

Due to the nature of the work, it is essential for applicants to hold current 'National Security Vetting’ aligned to a National Security organisation.


The Role


This role requires an experienced Manager with Business Analysis / Business Architecture experience to lead teams to successfully deliver client engagements. The individual must possess a detailed understanding of the different tools and methods used by BAs and have experience of applying these in a variety of different situations.
Successful candidates need to be able to demonstrate their proficiency in a number of the following activities:


- Experience working within secure government and an understanding of the client’s challenges.
- Experience of delivering transformational change programmes within government.
- Experience of designing and implementing new Target Operating Models in complex, multi-stakeholder environments.
- Experience of operational excellence and business process improvement methods (including Lean, Six Sigma)
- Experience in benefits mapping, measurement and delivery management.
- Experience of requirements elicitation, capture and management.
- Experience of different delivery models such as AGILE / SCRUM, waterfall.
- Broad analytical skills and core consulting skillset to be utilised across client engagements.
- Experience of managing projects to time, cost and quality.
- Demonstrable initiative and flexibility with strong interpersonal skills.

The Person


Candidates should have substantial consulting experience and be able to evidence many of the following:


- Ability to take deliver discrete projects or large, standalone workstreams that add significantly to the overall success of a project or programme
- Ability to lead a team of KPMG professionals on client engagements, shaping the delivery approach
- Ability to define and manage competing agendas/priorities and establish achievable projects
- Ability to coach team members to ensure excellent client delivery whilst also enabling their career development
- Excellent written and oral stakeholder management and communication skills
- Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office packages, especially Excel and PowerPoint
- Ability to contribute to business development initiatives including identifying business opportunities, proposal writing and client presentations
- Relevant professional qualifications (e.g. MBA, BCS BA Diploma, Lean, Six Sigma, PRINCE2, MSP, CIMA).

Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations Technical Architect

Location: London

Capability: KPMG Business Services

Service line: Exceptional Items

Experience level: Manager

Employment type: Full Time



The Role:
We are looking for an experienced Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations (D365FO) Technical Architect to be accountable for the technical design of D365FO solutions and the supporting infrastructure. You will work closely with both the functional team and the clients of KPMG. Your day-to-day function will require you to work closely with Consultants in designing solutions tailored to the customers’ requirements, which are often large-scale enterprise D365FO projects. This will require you to take a hands-on approach in designing and leading the technical implementation of Dynamics products, working with both onshore and offshore development teams. You will need to demonstrate an effective balance between management skills and a broad range of technical skills.

The D365FO Technical Architect is a key role to KPMG. It is a dynamic and exciting opportunity to join a rapidly developing business area within an established and market-leading global firm that is KPMG.

Responsibilities

— The D365FO Technical Architect will lead the technical delivery of D365FO;
— Be a champion for technical solutions on the Microsoft platform with a strong understanding of Dynamics D365FO development practices, and a good knowledge of other development techniques;
— Provide capability to develop sector specific templates to enhance the out of the box D365FO functionality, giving KPMG a unique selling point and also a resalable asset;
— Deliver high quality development services to clients;
— Work closely with the architecture team to design and develop our most complex customer needs, providing development only where these requirements cannot be met through configuration - Creating high quality and sustainable client solutions and project documentation;
— Deliver training needs within the team and coach junior staff members;
— Deliver all consultancy according to the KPMG Project Methodology, ensuring that all software applications are implemented successfully according to the project plan;
— Meet and exceed customer expectations of business knowledge, skills and behaviour;
— Identify business/project risk and mitigate or communicate as necessary;
— Communicate progress updates to relevant parties both formally and informally;
— Participate in pre-sales activities as requested;
— Support practice development activities such as defining and configuring industry specific templates;
— Carry out additional duties as may occur from time to time as instructed and agreed by the Directors;
— In all activities, ensure timely completion of internal processes and mandatory training;
— Represent KPMG in a professional and positive manner at all times.



Qualifications and Skills:

— Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
— Excellent presentation and consultancy skills;
— Ideally a minimum of 4-years hands-on experience with Dynamics AX 2012 and 2009, including appropriate certification;
— Experience with or exposure to Dynamics 365FO will be considered a strong positive;
— Experience of using PowerApps, Logic Apps, Common Data Service and other Azure Services;
— Knowledge of Lifecycle Services and Visual Studio Team Services;
— Experience in other technologies such as SQL, PowerBI, SharePoint along with a good knowledge of .Net;
— Knowledge of end to end D365FO implementation;
— Experience with D365FO interfacing and integration;
— Knowledge in gathering technical requirements;
— Knowledge of Agile and other Sure Step methodologies;
— Good understanding of functional capabilities of D365FO – including certification in one of the following:
- Financials
- Human Resources
- Project Management and Accounting
- Procurement & Sourcing
- Trade & Logistics
- Retail
- Others
— Experience in responding to RFPs and RFQs would be beneficial;
— Knowledge of best practices for working with offshore teams;
— Graduate from a top University;
— A relevant degree within a computational discipline.

Experience and Background


— Expertise in providing development solutions in a D365FO environment; Extensive experience as an ERP consultant;
— Experience with D365FO in a Development Consulting role;
— Experience of at least two large scale ERP implementations;
— Adept at Business Requirement Analysis with a focus on reducing development effort;
— Pre-sales experience;
— Excellent presentation and demonstration skills;
— Business process mapping, modelling and documentation knowledge;
— Experience of mentoring junior and offshore staff.
- Experience defining and implementing Integration Design Patterns
- Experience defining and implementing a Data Migration Strategy
- Experience working with and deploying code packages and environment update releases
- Experience defining and implementing a BI Reporting Strategy


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