Mergers and Acquisitions Analyst Placement - Reading - August 2023
Join our mergers and acquisitions team within corporate finance on a 12-month paid placement as part of your sandwich degree course and discover what it’s really like to work in business. Gain hands-on experience, build a network of contacts and get advice from our expert mentors.
At RSM, you’ll discover a culture that nurtures individuality and an environment where everyone is supported to reach their potential. If you perform well, you could be given the opportunity to join one of our Graduate training programmes that will help you kick-start your business career. With us, you’ll always be moving forward.
Area of Responsibilities
In our mergers and acquisitions team, you will be working on live projects and given responsibility from day one. You will be a valued member of the deal team and included in key discussions and meetings with senior internal and external stakeholders to the firm. You’ll learn what makes a business attractive to investors and buyers, and the possible funding options for companies looking to grow. You’ll be working with businesses and entrepreneurs from a broad range of industries and sectors, as well as liaising with experts and advisers from other fields, such as law and banking. This hands-on experience is invaluable as you take the first steps in your career.
You will benefit from on-the-job training from more senior members of the team and gain access to our internal training courses that will help you develop in the role, including courses to teach you M&A and corporate finance specific skills and technical knowledge. These residential courses give you the opportunity to interact with your peers and learn directly from service line experts within our departments.
At RSM, we don't just look for good exam results. We think passion, personality and originality are just as important.
You will need:
- 112 UCAS points across 3 A Levels or an equivalent level 3 qualification, or 104 UCAS points across 4 Scottish Highers/Advanced Highers or Irish Leaving Certificate (Higher Level);
- A predicted honours degree.
Please note, RSM does not accept General Studies, AS levels or the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ).