We’re Hiring – Business Valuation Analyst

Business Valuation Analyst

Company Description

Founded in 1929, Shenehon Company is a highly respected and established commercial real estate and business valuation company. Shenehon provides clients with specialized knowledge necessary to solve their valuation problems. Shenehon is one of the few valuation firms in the nation to successfully integrate the practices of business valuation and real estate appraisal. Shenehon also provides consultation and litigation support to clients. Our service area encompasses the Upper Midwest with continued expansion throughout the country. Shenehon Company is an Affirmative Action/EEO employer.

Position Summary

The Business Valuation Analyst will work closely with senior analysts to prepare valuation reports for business enterprises.  Assignments may include valuing professional practices, service, retail or manufacturing companies, minority interests, holding companies, intangible property rights and other unique valuation challenges. The analyst’s work may be used in the potential sale or purchase of a business, gift and estate matters, divorce matters, dissenting shareholder lawsuits, internal management decisions, and purchase price allocations.

Duties and Responsibilities

> Analyze financial statements, company governing documents, and other business information
> Perform detailed financial modeling, including income, market, and asset-based valuation approaches
> Research industry data
> Write narrative appraisal reports
> Collaborate with other appraisers on best practices and quality control
> Interface with clients and senior management during preparation and delivery of valuation assignments
> Additional duties as necessary

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

> Knowledge of valuation concepts, financial theory, and general accounting
> Superior critical thinking and analytical math skills
> Strong utilization of Microsoft Excel to analyze financial data
> Ability to write clearly and concisely
> Aptitude in quantitative and qualitative analysis
> Must be able to give attention to detail while having the ability to step back and see the “big picture”
> Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret various business and real estate documents
> Research oriented
> Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
> Desire to work both independently and in team environments
> Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines
> Positive and enthusiastic attitude
> MS Office with advanced Word and Excel
> Bachelor’s degree in business, finance, or accounting
> 2 years of applicable experience or coursework

Send resumes to mstrachota@shenehon.com