Head of Transaction Advisory Services

A very exciting and unique opportunity has become available working for this leading global and Investment group heading up the Transaction Advisory team. Based in Sydney, this is a critical Executive level finance role with a global remit and responsibilities. Partnering with deal teams, you will lead a highly skilled and nimble team.


This leading global investment group has a reputation for providing rewarding, challenging and diverse career opportunities at a leadership level.  Through the encouragement of innovation, ingenuity and entrepreneurial spirit they support their people to achieve and succeed.  They have long been recognised as a global leader, earning the trust of its clients, colleagues, community and shareholders through a high standard of work and high ethical standards.


The Transaction Advisory Services team requires a leader.  The team is responsible for partnering with deal teams across the Group to advise on the financial implications of a transaction, with a primary focus on accounting considerations. The team is small, highly skilled and nimble.

As its leader you will need to embed yourself in the business and critically assess transaction returns, co-ordinate and review financial due diligence on proposed transactions and connect the dots across accounting, funding, economic capital and tax streams for a transaction.

Ultimately your team is responsible for making recommendations to the Group CFO for the approval of new transactions.


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • CA or equivalent qualification
  • 10-15 years post qualified leadership experience in an organisation with strong transaction flow
  • Significant experience in applying technical accounting knowledge to a transaction environment
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills combined with strong problem solving skills and attention to detail
  • Commercial, can do attitude


This is a rare opportunity based in Sydney with global remit and responsibility.

Relocation and visa sponsorship can be provided and applications are sought from candidates across the globe with relevant experience.


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If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please follow the links or call Vanessa Stack at Oceans Group on 02 9037 1852 for more information.

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Sydney New South Wales AU