You're using an older version of Internet Explorer that is no longer supported. Please update your browser.

Contracts & Closing Mechanisms, Deals Transaction Services, Manager

Montreal, QC
Full Time
2 days ago

Line of Service



Not Applicable


Financial Due Diligence

Management Level


Job Description & Summary

A career in our Financial Due Diligence practice, within Deals Transaction Services, will provide you the opportunity to help organisations realise the potential of mergers, acquisitions and divestitures and capital markets. In short, we help some of the world's leading companies originate, create, execute, and realise value from deals. Through data driven insights we help our clients move in the right direction ensuring maximum value for their company.

Our team assist organisations with both buy side and sell side due diligence. As part of our team, you'll help us provide both corporate and financial buyers with peace of mind by analysing and validating all the financial, commercial, operational and strategic assumptions being made.

Important point(s) to consider

  • COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

    Putting the safety of our people and clients first as we look to a hybrid future: The health, well-being and safety of our colleagues, clients, and communities is our number one priority. Vaccinations have proven to reduce the risk of COVID-19. Effective Friday, October 1, 2021, PwC Canada requires all partners, staff, contractors and visitors to be fully-vaccinated when entering a PwC location, subject to applicable legal exemptions. At PwC, the future ways of work will be a hybrid of in-person and virtual, allowing choice and flexibility to explore new ways of working and collaborating. Read this press release for further details .

  • The Team:

    PricewaterhouseCoopers' Contracts and Closing Mechanisms (CCM) team sits within our Transaction Services (TS) Group. The CCM team comprises approximately 8 professionals while the TS Group comprises more than 100 professionals in Canada and thousands worldwide. Our deal professionals help clients on often complex deals using cross-functional teams, advising not just on the financial aspects of a deal, but across a wide range of operational and commercial activity.

    What you'll create and do

    We work solely on deals - helping buyers and sellers to prepare better, close faster and realize profits sooner on mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and financing transactions. 

    Our principal focuses as regards this position are in the areas of:
  • Pre-signing Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) advisory; and
  • Post-signing / post-closing Closing Statement advisory

  • The Clients - We support clients across a broad range of industries and on a wide range of transaction sizes:
  • major Canadian public and private corporations;
  • leading Canadian financial buyers (Private Equity and Pension Funds); and
  • inbound financial and strategic acquirers.

  • What can you expect working in our Contracts & Closing Mechanisms group?
  • New and exciting challenges - as part of a CCM Group that is growing fast;
  • Training and development opportunities;
  • Exposure to a wide range of businesses/industries, clients and deals;
  • Learning opportunities - what makes deals work in Canada, how they are valued and structured (both finance and tax);
  • Travel opportunities (post COVID) and a team orientated and supportive work environment - we have a great team and are looking to build on that! 
  • Work from home opportunities

  • What you'll bring to this role 

  • An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work
  • A demonstrated commitment to valuing differences, developing and coaching diverse teams, and ensuring diverse perspectives are heard
  • A Chartered Accountant Designation (or local equivalent)
  • Bilingual (French and English)
  • Professional work experience at the Manager level with 3 years or more of audit and/or deals experience 
  • Proven technical and analytical capabilities including proven financial and business performance analysis skills;
  • Strong communication, presentation and report writing skills; and
  • Proven engagement team management and leadership skills.
  • Travel: The position requires flexibility and will require travel throughout North America and internationally which can be up to 30% of your time. 

  • Why you'll love working for PwC 

    At PwC, we support you through a range of financial and non-financial rewards and benefits. Discover a life that works for you with our diverse, inclusive and flexible culture. To learn how you can grow and shine in your career at PwC, please visit:

    See how you can create your future at PwC

    Get to know us

    Check out our careers blog to hear what our people have to say and discover a place where you can bring your passions and whole self to work.  

    Applying at PwC

    At PwC, we embrace new technology where you will learn to innovate and deliver differently. For Administrative, Specialist, Associate, Senior Associate, and Manager roles you may have the opportunity to participate in an on-demand video interview. To learn more about our innovative cloud-based online application interview process click here:

    We take your privacy seriously. To protect your personal information, please submit your application directly through PwC Canada Careers:

    (if blank, degree and/or field of study not specified)
    Degrees/Field of Study required:

    Degrees/Field of Study preferred:

    (if blank, certifications not specified)

    Required Skills

    Optional Skills

    Desired Languages
    (If blank, desired languages not specified)

    Travel Requirements

    Not Specified

    Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?


    Government Clearance Required?


    Job Posting End Date

    PwC is committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, without regard to race, colour, citizenship, religion, sex, marital / family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.

    Every day we see how people make businesses great. But it's not only about skills. If your experience is close to what we're looking for, please consider applying. We recognize that experience comes in many forms, and passionate teams reimagine the possible. Create your future at PwC.

    PwC s'engage à bâtir une équipe diversifiée et représentative des collectivités qu'il sert. Nous invitons toutes les personnes qualifiées, sans égard à leur appartenance ethnique, leur race, leur religion, leur sexe, leur orientation sexuelle, leur identité sexuelle, leur statut d'autochtone, leur âge, leur handicap ou leurs besoins en matière d'adaptation du milieu de travail, à présenter leur candidature, qu'il nous fera plaisir d'examiner.

    Chaque jour, nous voyons des personnes participer à l'essor des entreprises. Ce n'est pas seulement une question de compétences. Si votre expérience se rapproche de ce que nous recherchons, n'hésitez pas à postuler. Nous sommes conscients que l'expérience peut prendre diverses formes et que des équipes de passionnés peuvent réinventer le possible. Créez votre avenir chez PwC.
    Accounting Banking, Finance and Insurance