Ref

2020-05-AS(TA)-AM

Location

Gaborone

Specialism / Function

Advisory (Transactional advisory)

Entry Route

Two stage interview

Position Type

Full time

Responsibilities include

  • Take responsibility and ownership of transactional advisory assignments allocated from time to time including all aspects of planning, completion and fieldwork management.
  • Ensure detailed work programmes are prepared for each assignment – along with key deadlines.
  • Prepare due diligence reports including outlining analysis and findings, compilation of working papers, fieldwork reports and detailed reports in line with Grant Thornton International requirements and standards.
  • Gain comprehensive understanding of clients’ business operations and strategic objectives and utilize such knowledge on engagement.
  • Ensure that various internal procedures (quality control /risk management) stipulated by Grant Thornton International are complied with on all assignments and properly documented.
  • Accurately record time spent, document reasons for time cost overruns and escalate to Partner / Director.

Qualification, experience and skills

  • Candidate should have a professional qualification such as BICA / CA / ACCA / CFA / CIMA and a minimum of 4-5 years post qualification experience in Transaction Advisory or Business Consulting practice in a professional services environment. Candidates with a Master’s Degree together with relevant experience will also be considered.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with industry knowledge in Banking, Financial services and Insurance (BFSI). 

Competencies candidate must have

  • Good knowledge on various financial modelling, valuation models and risk assessment processes.
  • Analytical and interpretation skills of financial information.
  • Investigative mind and ability to work in multidisciplinary team.
  • Sound understanding of key business drivers and analysis of working capital for target companies.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft products.
  • Excellent communication skills, analytical skills, good presentation skills are essential requirements.

Application deadline: 29 May 2020

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