Director Valuations, Boutique Advisory

Hanami International

Valuations Director opportunity based in London working on both local and international projects within the corporate and private equity markets

Our client is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organisations navigate and manage a diverse range of complex issues and business challenges. The professionals that are part of the firm are some of the most experienced leaders in their fields and advise across a range of industries.

The Corporate Finance practice is looking to bring on board a Director into its Valuation team. The work of the Valuation team is varied and includes the Valuation of corporates primarily in the context of financial restructurings and transactions; debt valuation; and, the provision of M&A advisory services to corporates and lenders.

As a Director in the firm, you will have a central role on projects, taking day-to-day responsibility for delivery, organisation of the work into streams, and the effective use of Consultants and Senior Consultants. Typically, you will develop the approach to projects, or parts of large projects, and will be responsible for anticipating, identifying and resolving issues and keeping the overall project lead informed of progress. As a Director, you are also responsible for the preparation of formal reports, including their structure and content.

Key requirements for the position:
  • A minimum of 6 years of Valuation experience across sectors of varying sizes
  • M&A and Restructuring experience is also preferred, however, not essential
  • Experience in leading and mentoring teams
  • Experience in delivering and managing valuation work
  • Business development and revenue generation experience
  • Experience in report writing
  • Educated to degree level (or equivalent) from a top tier university
  • ACA, CFA, or other equivalent qualification (preferably)
Skills and competencies
  • Ability to work in a meritocratic structure which recognizes and rewards individual contribution
  • Excellent report writing and analytical skills
  • Good knowledge of Excel and manipulation/analysis of diverse data sets
  • Self-starter and inquisitive
  • Team player
  • Strong relationship management skills
  • Strong influencing and partnering skills
  • Strong communication skills both written and spoken
  • Ability to manage time and prioritise tasks effectively
  • Results orientated
  • Strong leadership skills
This is a fantastic opportunity for you to become a market leader within the valuations space. If you're currently looking for that exciting next move in your career and a specialist advisory firm is of interest to you then please do get in touch!