Manager, Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Location

    Surrey, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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Horizon Recruitment is recruiting for a Manager, Mergers & Acquisitions for a fast-growing client with national operations and a penchant for growth. The Manager is a newly created role on a dynamic team that is enabling our client to deliver on their strategic objectives. Working with a highly capable team of finance leaders this individual will help identify, analyze and evaluate strategic acquisition options that are in alignment with our client’s corporate goals.



  • Performing buy-side transaction due diligence
  • Building strong relationships with the vendor throughout the transaction
  • Reviewing and assistance on drafting of definitive purchase agreements
  • Valuation of acquisition targets, including in-depth analysis of earnings and normalization adjustments
  • Preparing M&A and finance-related presentations for Senior Management and the Board
  • Reviewing information memorandums
  • Preparing expressions of interest / letters of intent
  • Creating and managing the digital “data books” of the acquisition target and leveraging them to build sound analyses and valuable insights
  • Managing digital data rooms to ensure efficient flow of documents and communication (both internally and externally)
  • Interacting and assisting external advisors including legal and accounting firms on transactions
  • Supporting in deal sourcing and business development activities



  • Professional accounting credentials (CPA designation preferred)
  • CFA, CBV designation (or working towards) is a strong preference
  • 4-5 years of direct experience in M&A transactions, preferably on the buy side
  • Advanced Excel and data analysis skills
  • Proficient at PowerPoint and Microsoft Word
  • Exceptional analytical and critical thinking abilities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to adapt quickly to changing needs, responsibilities and tasks
  • Detail oriented with ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks
  • Ability to problem solve and think outside the box

**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.