Analyst, Transaction Advisory Services

Duff & Phelps

Duff & Phelps

Analyst, Transaction Advisory Services

Boston, MA
+2 locations
Dallas, TX
Los Angeles, CA
Full Time
  • Responsibilities

    Our professionals balance analytical skills, deep market insight and independence to deliver solid, defensible analysis and practical advice to our clients. As an organization, we think globally. We create transparency in an opaque world, and we encourage our people to do the same. That means when you take your place on our team, you’ll discover a supportive and collaborative work environment that empowers you to excel. If you’re ready to share your perspective with the world, then you can make a real impact here. This is the Duff & Phelps difference.

    Duff & Phelps’ Transaction Advisory Services practice provides seamless analytical advisory through the deal continuum, from transaction origination to closing.

    At Duff & Phelps, your work will help protect, restore and maximize value for our clients. Join us and together we’ll maximize the value of your career.


    • Preparing analytical schedules to be used in discussions with Management of target companies
    • Identifying transaction focus areas based on preliminary analysis
    • Researching technical accounting topics for contemplated transactions
    • Researching public industry and competitor information relevant to the target company
    • Analyzing cyclicality of target’s business and working capital trends
    • Investigating contingent liabilities, off-balance sheet items and related party transactions
    • Analyzing quality of earnings and non-recurring items
    • Reviewing target company's accounting policies for proper application of GAAP
    • Participating in discussions held with Management
    • Contributing to the report-writing process
  • Qualifications


    • Bachelor or Masters of Science/Business Administration in Accounting from an accredited college or university
    • Strong analytical, comprehension and problem-solving skills, as well as strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Dedication to teamwork, demonstrated leadership experience and strong personal integrity
    • Ability to master new tasks quickly
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, with focus on Word and Excel
    • Ability to prioritize tasks, work on multiple assignments and manage rapidly changing assignments in a team environment
    • Demonstrated commitment to obtaining outstanding results
    • Flexibility to travel, as needed

    Duff & Phelps is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment. We will not discriminate between applications for reason of gender, gender identity, race, religion, color, nationality, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, age or disability.

  • Industry
    Financial Services
  • Locations
    Los Angeles, CA • Boston, MA • Dallas, TX
  • About Us
    Duff & Phelps is the global advisor that protects, restores and maximizes value for clients in the areas of valuation, corporate finance, investigations, disputes, cyber security, compliance and more.