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Manager, Tangible Assets Valuation

Toronto, ON
Full Time
4 days ago

At KPMG, you'll join a team of diverse and dedicated problem solvers, connected by a common cause: turning insight into opportunity for clients and communities around the world.

The opportunity

Our Deal Advisory professionals help buyers, sellers, private equity investors, governments, and lenders in developing and executing on their value strategies.

With one of the largest teams of accredited valuators in Canada, KPMG is a respected leader in the provision of valuations.

Our Tangible Asset Valuation professionals provide valuation services to public and private companies ranging from owner operated businesses to large multi-national companies operating in a broad range of industries. These services are provided to clients looking for an assessment of the value of their machinery, equipment and infrastructure related assets for financial reporting, tax planning & re-organizations, estimating insurable cost new and for other regulatory and decision-making purposes.

Learn more about our Valuation Services here .

Our Tangible Asset Valuation service offering is growing! We are looking for a Manager with relevant valuations and appraisal experience. Our team is comprised of personnel with diverse professional backgrounds such as engineering and business.

What you will do

As a key member of our Tangible Asset Valuation team, you will manage and contribute to valuation assignments in support of the purchase and/or sale of a business, tax planning, financial reporting, insurance requirements and other regulatory purposes. You will:
  • Manage valuation engagements in support of the purchase and/or sale of a business, tax planning, and financial reporting
  • Act as a main point of contact for internal teams and clients
  • Lead a range of valuation projects concurrently and assume responsibility for the day-to-day execution and delivery of high calibre service on projects
  • Perform and lead site inspections to view the assets being valued and gather additional information required for the valuation. Note that KPMG adheres to all applicable health and safety protocols when required to conduct site inspections during the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • Gather and review data relating to the assets being appraised, conduct industry research
  • Conduct cost & market research, build and review valuation models in Excel
  • Lead the review of valuations completed by third parties for Audit clients for financial reporting purposes
  • Think creatively to find solutions to unusual valuation circumstances & consult with professionals from KPMG's global Tangible Asset Valuation network as needed
  • Write and edit reports and internal memorandums
  • Assist with the development of marketing materials and business development mandates as required
  • Manage, mentor and train junior valuations professionals
  • Undertake engagement and practice management responsibilities including billings and adherence to professional practice requirements

What you bring to the role

  • Prior experience working in valuations or performing appraisals
  • Background in engineering, business, finance or accounting with demonstrated aptitude in quantitative and qualitative analysis considered an asset
  • 2+ years of relevant experience working in an analytical role and/or client serving environment
  • Excellent analytical and writing skills with strong attention to detail
  • Strong proficiency working in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Any financial modelling experience considered an asset
  • Effective leadership and project management skills with the ability to lead teams to produce outstanding results for our clients
  • Strong understanding of financial and accounting concepts
  • Prior experience working in or interest in capital asset intensive industries such as mining, oil and gas, power & utilities, manufacturing etc. considered an asset
  • Holds an Accredited Senior Appraiser designation (ASA - Machinery & Technical Specialties) or significant progression completed towards the designation - any other financial or accounting designations (CPA, CA, CFA) also considered an asset
  • Must have a valid Driver's license and be willing to travel both within Canada and internationally

Keys to your success:

KPMG individuals Deliver Impact | Seek Growth | Inspire Trust and understand that a diverse workforce enables us to deepen relationships and strengthen our business.

Providing you with the support you need to be at your best

For more information about KPMG in Canada's Benefits and well-being, click here .

Our Values, The KPMG Way

Integrity, we do what is right | Excellence, we never stop learning and improving | Courage, we think and act boldly | Together, we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better, we do what matters

KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice. For more information about Inclusion, Diversity & Equity in Recruitment, please click here .

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