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Data Associate Director - M&A and Deal Advisory Expert

Ref: BROADBEAN_110101661936567

on 31 August 2022
City Of London
Contract Type

Associate Director (Data) - M&A and Deal Advisory Expert

up to £100K + Bonus | London - flexible and hybrid working

UK's leading provider of tax, audit and advisory services are expanding and looking for an Associate Director to join the London Deal Analytics team.

You will be joining a fast-growing team within Deal Advisory that is driving value for the clients using data-enabled solutions. Using transactional, public, and private datasets, the team delivers insights on customers, products, and other categories including sustainability, pricing, feasibility of meeting financial goals and profitability drivers. You will also help on ad hoc tasks: developing and leading internal trainings, assisting the risk management process, staffing, and networking events.

What will you do:

  • Utilise a hypothesis-driven, problem-solving approach to explore data sets and design, construct, and rapidly test/iterate exploratory analyses
  • Develop interactive dashboards and reports using PowerBI and Tableau
  • Oversee work with financial due diligence teams to provide deep business analytics and integrate findings into product deliverables
  • Perform machine learning, natural language, and statistical analyses, such as classification, collaborative filtering, association rules, sentiment analysis, topic modelling, time-series analysis, regression, statistical inference, and validation methods
  • Automate analyses and author pipelines via SQL and Python based ETL framework
  • Manage the Analytics capability and oversee day to day operations, including offshore teams
  • Train and develop teams on relevant engagement analyses and industry KPIs
  • Coach several junior staff

What will you need:

  • Extensive experience working as a data scientist
  • Experience in strategy consulting, financial analysis, mergers & acquisitions, transaction services, advisory, public accounting, or financial audit is essential for this role
  • Experience managing multiple projects and teams at the same time
  • Experience communicating the results of analyses with product and leadership teams to influence the strategy of the product
  • Superior analytical skills using financial modelling, research, and accounting analysis, proficiency with financial research tools
  • Alteryx, Tableau, PowerBI, SQL, R, Python, and other technical capabilities

Interested or want to find out more? Get in touch or apply directly -

Modis International Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers in the UK. Modis Europe Ltd provide a variety of international solutions that connect clients to the best talent in the world. For all positions based in Switzerland, Modis Europe Ltd works with its licensed Swiss partner Accurity GmbH to ensure that candidate applications are handled in accordance with Swiss law.

Both Modis International Ltd and Modis Europe Ltd are Equal Opportunities Employers.

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