Salary depends on the qualifications of the applicant. A small portion of the income will be based on a commission or bonus structure, hard work and results have always been rewarded at this firm.
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Summary of Position: DSMA is the leading Automotive Mergers and Acquisitions firm in Canada in its field and one of the fastest growing in the US. Per the Globe & Mail and Canadian Business Magazine, we are also one of Canada’s fastest-growing companies. We offer a very dynamic, challenging and fulfilling career opportunity in one of the largest industries in North America.
DSMA is looking to recruit a CPA (US) to join our team in Deal Advisory and Valuations, with entrepreneurial values who is comfortable working with other members of the legal, marketing and finance team as well as working closely with sales associates and client-facing interactions across North America. The applicant will need to possess the ability to manage multiple files and prioritize essential tasks. A strong communicator, the successful applicant will be able to analyze and then present key financial information to the firm’s managing partners, their representatives, and their clients. The financial valuations of dealerships are a cornerstone of our client's business and as the Deal Advisor and Valuation Analyst, you will be responsible for creating these valuations with the rest of the Finance team. You will then have to support the representatives as they present this information to their clients or to the rest of the team. A multi-tasker, the successful applicant must be able to manage their team, their own workload, and the requirements of the representatives. Finally, our client is looking for someone that wants stability and a long-term engagement with their firm.
Responsibilities: Internally: • Provide the highest quality of financial services and valuations for the Company • Involved in the full cycle of M&A transactions • Creation and/or review of legal financial documents and templates (no legal background needed) • Support all business operations • Assist in the preparation of a comprehensive prospectus/confidential information memorandum (CIM) (including the financial analysis, market analysis, defining the opportunity, etc.) • Participate in negotiations with Dealers and customers as required • Review the data input of dealership financial statements for valuation and database • Updating the financial information in the prospectus as needed • Coordinate with the finance and valuation team • Generate ad hoc financial analysis for executive team and clients • Work on different assignments as requested by the management of DSMA. • Manage relations with external legal firms • Support the sales representatives with financial requests • Present valuations and relevant financial information to the firm’s appropriate stakeholders
Language: English Contract: Permanent, Full-time
What DSMA offers you: • Work from our office in Chicago, IL • Start-up environment with large firm resources • A competitive compensation package • Learning is encouraged, and courses are reimbursed for our team members • Variety of team social events
Qualifications: • CPA (US) required with auditing experience within an independent accounting firm • CBV or working towards a CBV is an asset • Consulting background would be an asset • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to communicate with all levels of staff and be able to communicate with senior management • Experience working with Small to Mid-size Enterprises • Ability to build lasting functional relationships with multiple business partners • Exceptional customer service skills with the desire to exceed expectations • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multitask • Attention to detail • The ability to effectively respond to and meet the needs of a diverse client base • Proven ethical behaviour with the ability to be a visible role model • Bold, innovative and enjoy challenging yourself • Honesty and professionalism • A strong team player • Highly motivated individual and self-starter
DSMA is the leading Automotive Mergers and Acquisitions firm in Canada in its field and one of the fastest growing in the US. Per the Globe & Mail and Canadian Business Magazine, we are also one of Canada’s fastest-growing companies. We offer a very dynamic, challenging and fulfilling career opportunity in one of the largest industries in North America.