About Delivering Deal Value (DDV)
Our DDV team, within Consulting, assists both Corporate and Private Equity clients in a wide range of business critical operational and transformational challenges, driven by Merger and Acquisition (M&A) activity.
We advise our clients on deals with values ranging from £50 million to over £5 billion.
DDV focuses on providing support to our clients as they navigate potential / actual transactions and assists clients in all operational aspects of the transaction, pre and post completion, including
DDV has grown to a core team of over 140 practitioners, specialising across industry sectors and business functions.
As part of the transaction process, the DDV team develops a rapid understanding of the target / client business in order to quickly assimilate the key operational issues, synergies, risks and upsides around a transaction, under deal timelines.
We are then involved in helping our clients with the post deal implementation, advising on synergy realisation, cost reduction opportunities, implementation plans and programme management.
The team works closely with PwC’s Deal Advisory teams including Deals Strategy, Financial Due Diligence, Regulatory, Legal and Tax teams.
These specialist teams are uniquely placed to advise at all stages of a deal from strategic inception through to due diligence to post deal planning and integration.
About DDV Finance
The DDV Finance team comprises of c.15 Finance function specialists, and sits within the wider DDV team. We work with and support CFOs and their Finance functions, across all sectors, as they go through change as a result of deal activity.
Our work spans across the entire deals continuum and could be as part of a standalone Finance function engagement or as part of a wider cross functional DDV engagement.
Our team has a mix of backgrounds ranging from audit, consulting and industry experience in running businesses and implementing change within the Finance function.
Due to continued success and increased demand for our services, DDV Finance is seeking to enhance this team via select, high calibre appointments with strong operational Finance function experience.
This individual will ideally have held an operational line management role and / or consulting role with proven experience in delivering quantifiable benefits from M&A’s or transformational projects and experience of successfully leading sales and business development opportunities.
Whilst primarily London based, our deal involvement is global in nature and candidates must be prepared to travel widely as and when required.
Essential skills and experience
Desirable skills and experience
In Consulting we deliver practical, far-sighted advice that gets straight to the heart of clients’ business issues and delivers amazing results by helping our clients improve the way they operate, reduce costs, manage risks, leverage talent or fundamentally change the way they do business, the work you do will be all about helping organisations of all shapes and sizes work smarter and grow faster.
You could find yourself working with household names in a diverse range of industries everyone from big-name broadcasters and high-street banks to multinational telecoms operators and energy companies.
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The skills we look for in future employees
All our people need to demonstrate the skills and behaviours that support us in delivering our business strategy. This is important to the work we do for our business, and our clients.
whole leadership, technical capabilities, business acumen, global acumen and relationships.