Analyst / Executive- M&A

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Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Sydney
Division: Deals Tax & Legal

  • Immerse yourself in a high-performance corporate finance/investment banking culture
  • Collaborate with sector and technical experts to grow your knowledge and network


KPMG Australia is part of a global network providing extensive services across a wide range of industries and sectors. Our people collaborate, share their expertise and create innovation as we partner with clients to solve complex challenges, empower change, drive disruption and growth. We look for talented people with the potential to make an extraordinary difference for our clients, our firm and our communities.

KPMG’s M&A practice is one of the largest and most successful M&A businesses in Australia with an enviable list of completed transactions across a broad range of industries including technology, consumer markets, healthcare, industrial markets and mining (services).

Our M&A practice prides itself on providing independent corporate advisory services across a range of transactions including acquisitions, divestments, mergers, takeovers and capital raisings. We are seeking an Analyst/Executive to join the team to respond to increasing demand for its offering in the marketplace. 


Your Opportunity

The role is ideally suited for an experienced Analyst looking to take the next step in their career in an advisory environment working with a number of high-profile clients across a range of industries. As an Analyst/Executive within the M&A team, you will:

  • Work on a diverse range of mandates; including buy side, sell side and corporate advisory mandates.
  • Work with a broad range of clients ranging from publicly listed companies, large private companies and private equity (PE) groups.
  • Collaborate with the broader KPMG network to execute on client engagements.
  • Utilise research and analytical skills to identify and articulate client needs, issues, key risks to provide client management teams with clear recommendations
  • Prepare pricing materials, including but not limited to detailed financial models and completion of financial analysis.
  • Assist with the preparation of key transaction documentation including teaser documents, information memorandums and company presentations.
  • Support the day-to-day responsibility of execution on transactions, including interaction with clients, financiers and legal advisers.
  • Identify, investigate and pursue business development opportunities to generate future revenue for the team.


How are you Extraordinary?

As an aspiring M&A corporate finance professional you will possess the following skills and characteristics:

  • Hold tertiary qualifications in Commerce, Science, Mathematics or similar.
  • Demonstrate a strong academic record and ability to commence/continue relevant post graduate studies (CFA, CA, Masters in Finance).
  • An appetite, enthusiasm and passion for M&A, underpinned with a strong work ethic and a strong motivation to achieve best outcomes for clients, KPMG and yourself.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal).
  • Be a driven, self-starter with strong entrepreneurial mindset with passion for a career in corporate finance.
  • Exhibit a strong team ethic, positive attitude, attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure.
  • Strong technical and time management skills and the ability to deliver exceptional client service while managing competing demands and strict deadlines.
  • A successful track record in a similar role in either a Professional Services, Private Equity or Investment Banking firm will be well regarded.


The KPMG Difference

Our people are focused on creating a diverse and dynamic environment that embraces and values differences. We value the variety of unique experiences, qualities and characteristics our people possess and we share and learn from each other.

We are proud to be consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and for our achievements in LGBT+ workplace inclusion. 

Our commitment to ‘Flexibility’ allows our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal or family life. Explore the links below to hear our people share their experience @ KPMG:


Flexibility empowers wellbeing

Flexibility enables contribution to the community

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Flexibility supports family


Make KPMG the clear choice for your career and be Extraordinary!

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