Director of Transaction Advisory - Financial Due Diligence

$180K - $240K ($150K - $200K base + 20%)
Posted on 08/23/17 by Pam Lindheim
Confidential Company
San Francisco, CA
8 - 10 years experience
$180K - $240K
($150K - $200K base + 20%)
Posted on 08/23/17 Pam Lindheim

We are currently seeking a Director in Financial Due Diligence for our Deal advisory practice


  • Lead buy-side and sell-side transaction advisory engagements, providing financial and business due diligence assistance to Fortune 1 companies and private equityinvestors with a focus on deals
  • Manage and coordinate approach of client, company’s engagement teams, and third party diligence providers throughout the transaction process
  • Manage staff in the field and in the office to provide real time feedback and guidance to client and diligence providers to help ensure timely and efficient product delivery
  • Analyze target company data to identify historical and projected financial and operating trends, quality of earnings and working capital considerations, and potential liabilities and risks which impact valuation and negotiation of the target company
  • Create and design tailored transaction advisory reports specific to key issues such as normalized earnings, valuation model input assumptions, achievability of management’s budget, and indebtedness considerations
  • Lead and participate in people development and business development efforts


  • Eight years of experience in one of the following with a Top Ten public accounting firm: accounting, advisory, financialaudit, or transaction experience along with five years of experience working for or with clients
  • Bachelor’s; MBA from an accredited college/university preferred and licensed CPA or CA preferred
  • Extensive experience in project
  • Strong current knowledge in one of the following: United States Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, Securities and Exchange Commission financialreporting issues, International Financial Reporting Standards, mergers and acquisitions, or transaction services
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with prior applicable business development experience
  • Ability to travel thirty to fifty percent of the time including international travel
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