(Senior) Manager – Financial Services – Strategy and Transactions - Nicosia

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    Cyprus, Nicosia

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    Salary based on skills and experience + excellent benefits

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A Big 4 Audit Firm in Nicosia is looking for a (Senior) Manager – Financial Services – Strategy and Transactions (SaT) who will work with a high-performing integrated team, with diverse backgrounds and personalities, providing advice to the largest organisations in Cyprus through challenging and interesting projects.

The Strategy and Transactions team guides clients to make better, more informed decisions as they buy, sell, separate, integrate, reshape, restructure or rethink their business strategy. The company is helping their clients by providing advice on all aspects of transactions, from inception to execution and completion. Strategy and Transactions offers a wide variety of services.

The key competencies of the company include:

  • Lead advisory (M&A)
  • Transaction Diligence
  • Valuations, Modelling & Economics
  • Restructuring
  • Strategy
  • Banking transaction advisory services
  • Real Estate transaction advisory services


  • Plan, prepare and review deliverables in the form of written reports and presentations
  • Discuss with clients providing status updates, understanding their issues, offering solutions to complex problems
  • Analyse and value loan portfolios
  • Perform due diligence work on loan portfolios
  • Understand, analyse and present a client’s existing/proposed business, identify key strengths and weaknesses and document key findings
  • Provide coaching / support to team members
  • Gather, verify and assess information and formulate views
  • Understand key business drivers in a transaction and provide value to the client through insights, factual conclusions and advice
  • Analysis of FS sector data, create market studies, link market data to business plan assumptions
  • Assist with proposal preparations / pitch presentations for prospective clients
  • Build and maintain strong relationships internally and externally


  • At least 5 years of experience in a transaction advisory position in the financial services industry, or similar
  • Qualified ACA, ACCA, CFA, MBA or equivalent qualification
  • Strong academic record, preferably relating to Accounting, Economics, Finance, Engineering, Physics or Mathematics
  • Advanced business writing and verbal communication skills both in Greek and English
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and presentation skills
  • Proficiency in the use of MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel
  • Ability to work under pressure within strict deadlines on multiple projects at the same time
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong organizational and critical thinking skills
  • Energetic, positive and team player
  • Sound financial modelling skills


The company is offering a salary based on skills and experience with excellent benefits such as medical insurance, life insurance and free parking

Working hours:

The working hours are office hours (flexible working arrangements can be discussed) and Friday afternoon off

To apply:

Please send your CV to StaffMatters at admin@smstaffmatters.com and mention that you are applying for the vacancy of (Senior) Manager – Financial Services – Strategy and Transactions with reference number 864.
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