Transaction Advisory Services Consulting Associate – Synergies and Cost Savings Position Summary:
RSM is seeking an Associate for its Synergies and Cost Savings (SCS) team within its rapidly growing Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) practice. The Transaction Advisory Services practice offers our clients assistance with M&A activities including buy-side due diligence, sell-side due diligence, and working capital assistance.
The SCS team specifically focuses on identifying value in the context of transactions for buy- or sell- side clients, and is currently expanding to meet demand growth. Team members work collaboratively as one team with their Financial Due Diligence and Management Consulting counterparts and benefit from extensive exposure to senior investment professionals, company executives, and firm leadership.
Support buy- side private equity or corporate clients with analysis of potential synergies and cost takeout activities that may arise as a result of acquisition and integration of activities
Rapidly absorb and assess data, assist in the development of succinct analyses supporting the quantification of synergy and cost takeout initiatives
Support teams with the evaluation of businesses being carved out from larger enterprises to understand the current operating structure, headcount, and costs
Assist in the development of standalone headcount and cost models across the operating spectrum
Leverage research and benchmarking tool to support selected analyses Work in a fast-paced, value-driven deal environment, offering tremendous opportunities for learning and growth
A bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Finance, Operations, Supply Chain Management or related field
Strong quantitative & analytical skills
Understanding of several corporate functions and underlying revenue, cost and operational performance drivers
Travel is required. Must have access to and ability to arrange for use of reliable modes of transportation to those locations
Ability to travel up to 40% locally and nationally
A minimum 3.5 GPA is preferred
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work as an effective member of a team
Motivated to work in a fast-paced environment
Strong computer skills, including MS Office (primarily excel and powerpoint)
You want your next step to be the right one. You’ve worked hard to get where you are today. And now you’re ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. RSM is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader, and recognized for your accomplishments and potential. Working directly with clients, key decision makers and business owners across various industries and geographies, you’ll move quickly along the learning curve and our clients will benefit from your fresh perspective.
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