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Mergers & Acquisitions Manager

Mergers & Acquisitions Manager

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Mergers and Acquisition Manager


We’re hiring!


Aon are currently recruiting a Mergers and Acquisition Manager to join our team in London. The Mergers and Acquisition Manager will be primarily responsible for assisting the team with financial modelling, project management and due diligence, reporting to the Corporate Development Deal Lead.


The Corporate Development role is key for a business that is high growth and acquisitive. The candidate will be focusing on corporate transactions for the business. The Corporate Development function plays a central role in identifying and evaluating opportunities for the continued growth of the business.


About Aon


Headquartered in London, Aon Plc is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.


Aon is an equal opportunities employer.  Aon's recruitment and selection policy ensures the best possible skill mix of colleagues and the highest quality candidates are appointed using objective job-related criteria.


About the Role


As a Mergers and Acquisition Manager some of your key responsibilities will involve:

  • Financial modelling.
  • Investment appraisal.
  • Business case preparation for potential M&A activity.
  • Preparation of board level analysis / presentations.
  • M&A project management and transactional work with professional advisors.
  • Management of due diligence processes.
  • Support Corporate Development Deal Lead in all matters related to M&A.
  • Help coach and mentor junior staff in the team.
  • Responsible for working in accordance with the Aon UK Limited Risk Management Framework, and compliance with the Aon UK Limited policies, including participation in the management of risks (including completion of mandatory training) that may adversely affect the business, interests or reputation of any Group Company.

About you


As a Mergers and Acquisition Manager your skills and qualifications will ideally include:



  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent


Experience, Knowledge & Skills

  • Understanding of asset valuation techniques, Net Present Value, IRR and ROIC.
  • Experience building and working on corporate financial models.
  • Financial Services background
  • Relevant experience will include M&A, Corporate Development, Strategy, Transaction Support, Investment Banking, etc.
  • Excellent MS Excel, PPT and analytical skills.

Salary and Benefits


This role offers a competitive salary and bonus, plus a comprehensive benefits package and 25 days holiday. Through our flexible benefits, you will also have the opportunity to choose additional benefits, including healthcare, childcare vouchers and additional holiday.


We’re happy to talk flexible working. If you need to flex your working pattern, Aon offers flexible and agile working policies and we’re happy to discuss options with you upon application.




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