Mariner Holdings

  • Valuation Director

    Job Location(s) US-KS-Overland Park
    Posted Date 3 months ago(4/2/2018 2:54 PM)
    MCA - Mariner Capital Advisors
    # of Openings
    Investment Banking
    Job Closing Date
  • Overview

    Mariner Capital Advisors (“MCA”), a Mariner Holdings’ company, is a boutique investment bank headquartered near Kansas City and founded in 2002. MCA specializes in merger and acquisition advisory and valuation advisory services to lower middle-market companies and their advisors.


    MCA is currently searching for a Valuation Director with a desire to work in an entrepreneurial and growth-oriented organization. This person will lead MCA’s valuation practice, overseeing a small team that provides valuation advisory services to companies across the U.S.


    The Valuation Director provides critical oversight of the firm’s valuation engagements, reporting directly to the firm’s President.  


    • Business Development:
    • Originate new valuation engagements through internal and external networking, other business development initiatives, and responding to RFPs
    • Position MCA as a thought leader by attending/speaking at industry conferences and events as well as staying abreast of current valuation industry trends and regulatory requirements
    • Project Management:
    • Assign incoming valuation engagements, properly managing staff workload
    • Oversee valuation engagement execution, including, but not limited to, reviewing and approving analyses and deliverables, ensuring deadlines are met, and presenting findings to clients
    • Maintain client relationships throughout the engagement
    • Provide guidance and constructive feedback to improve individual and team performance
    • Talent Development:
    • Mentor analysts and associates


    • 5+ years conducting private company valuation in an advisory/professional services environment
    • Expertise in valuating operating businesses, intellectual property, fixed income instruments, and holding companies for transaction, tax reporting, and financial reporting purposes
    • Prior experience as a testifying expert on valuation in litigation is preferred
    • Demonstrated business development experience
    • At least one finance, accounting, or valuation related certification or designation (e.g. CFA, ASA, CPA, CBA, ABV)
    • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, or economics (or related)
    • MBA or relevant post-graduate degree is preferred
    • Exceptional work ethic that can accommodate a demanding profession
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Highly organized with the ability to multi-task
    • Good team player with the ability to work under pressure


    We welcome your interest in being a part of the Mariner Capital Advisors team.   We offer our associates an innovative and challenging place to work with camaraderie and teamwork.  We are a growth-oriented, entrepreneurial culture that respects people and values talent, experience and ambition.

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