Accounting Specialist – M&A

  • Full Time
  • Saudi Arabia
  • 42005662

***Please only apply if you have a valid visa for EU/UK and you can relocate to Saudi Arabia for this role***

The role

PE Global are seeking an Accounting Specialist – Mergers & Acquisitions to join the Global M&A advisory department of one of the largest integrated Energy and Chemicals companies based in Saudi Arabia


Duties of the role

  • Provides expert and objective advice to senior management to support decision-making in respect of M&A valuations on specific transactions.
  • Supports the development and execution of M&A transactions by providing comprehensive financial analysis activities including building and utilizing complex financial models, risk and uncertainty analysis, and producing financial statements.
  • Sources and manages valuation inputs from multiple internal and external sources, and advises on gaps, deficiencies and risks.
  • Develops, coaches and mentors team members in areas of expertise.
  • Contributes to the continuous improvement of processes and methodologies to become a center of excellence of valuation for the Company.
  • Provides ad hoc financial analysis activities including on transfer pricing, impairment reviews, and group policy reviews.
  • Manages external Financial Advisors and consultants for valuation activities on transactions.
  • Develops relationships in banks to bring external perspectives on the M&A landscape to the Company


Education & Experience Requirements

  • Candidates will be based onsite with the client in Saudi Arabia
  • Candidates will hold a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Management, or Engineering
  • Possession of an advanced business degree (e.g. MBA) or Accounting qualification is preferred, but not required.
  • Extensive experience in conducting financial analysis in M&A transactions, likely gained in leading investment banks, accounting firms, or large international corporations.
  • Significant experience in large and complex cross-border transactions in energy or natural resources sectors.
  • Expert level knowledge and use of financial analysis tools and methodologies
  • Understanding of financial statements
  • Familiarity with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and international taxation


Interested candidates should send an up-to-date CV to