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Associate, Corporate Finance

Winnipeg, MB
Full Time
6 days ago

KPMG's Deal Advisory Services group seeking professionals at the Associate level to join our growing Winnipeg practice. We offer independent financial advisory, valuation and investment banking services to private and public companies. Through KPMG Corporate Finance Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of KPMG LLP and the OSC regulated limited market dealer through which KPMG LLP's investment banking services are provided in Canada, KPMG's corporate finance services include acquisition, divestiture advisory, financing services including raising debt and equity capital, valuation/pricing analysis and due diligence support. The successful candidate will participate in a wide range of Corporate Finance assignments involving local, national and international clients of the firm.

What you will do

What you will do

Working in multi-disciplinary teams, you will apply your professional and technical skills on a wide variety of transactions and at different stages of the transaction process.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:
  • Conduct financial analysis and valuation/pricing analysis (including development of complex financial models) of companies in a variety of industries.
  • Assist in identification of potential acquisition targets, purchasers and/or investors, as applicable.
  • Assist with preparation of distribution of Investment Profiles and other key documents.
  • Communicate directly with clients, other advisors, and adversaries.
  • Assist with proactive business development and deal initiation activities.
  • Provide analytical and market research information (i.e. public company pricing multiples, industry research, etc.).

At times, business needs arise and employees are required and agree to work beyond their normal work day or work week to fulfill the accountabilities required for their job. Likewise, people need time to devote to personal matters, and our approach to flexibility provides for this.

What you bring to the role

What you bring to the role

A successful candidate will be able to demonstrate strength in the following key areas:
  • Successful completion of the CA/CPA examination process, or similar qualifications (e.g. MBA, CFA, LLB).
  • Excellent analytical, critical thinking, writing and verbal communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Interest in learning about and working with valuation concepts and techniques, such as discounted cash flow, earnings multiples, comparable research, WACC and CAPM, and enrolling in the CBV program.
  • Problem-solving.
  • Proficiency in working with Excel, PowerPoint and MS-Word and ability to learn to work with new applications.
  • Highly motivated, achievement-oriented, committed, self-starter and ability to prioritize work/cope with changing priorities while working independently and with a team.

Our Values, The KPMG Way

Integrity, we do what is right | Excellence, we never stop learning and improving | Courage, we think and act boldly | Together, we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better, we do what matters

KPMG is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce. KPMG encourages applications from all qualified individuals and will accommodate applicants' disability-related needs, up to the point of undue hardship, throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Any assessment and selection materials or processes used during the recruitment process will be available in an accessible format to applicants with disabilities, upon request. If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact KPMG's Employee Relations Service team for support at email: or phone: 416-777-8002 or toll free 1-888-466-4778 Option 3. KPMG will consult with all applicants with disabilities who request accommodation during the recruitment process to ensure that the accommodation provided takes into account the applicant's individual accessibility needs.

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