Corporate Development Manager

Job Title: Corporate Development Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South London, London
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
REF: CWE36489_1530182380
Contact Name: Christina Webber
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Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

I am currently sourcing a Corporate Development Manager for a FTSE 100 Financial Services company, based in South London. A highly commercial role that sits within the Finance Corporate Strategy team and is heavily involved in M&A activity.

Reporting to: Director of Corporate Development and Strategy

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Taking lead on a variety of projects set out by Strategy Director, to ensure they planned, implemented and communicated successfully to key stakeholders
  • Robust financial analysis to assess the impact of major strategic changes and transactions, including annual strategic plan on shareholder value
  • Review potential corporate development opportunities and assess financial and strategic attractiveness to the business
  • Work with the Strategy Manager to translate Corporate Strategy into an active Corporate Development programme
  • Provide corporate development and valuation input to smaller transactions, including the coordination of due diligence

Essential knowledge and experience:

  • Qualified accountant (ideally ACA)
  • Experience working within financial services essential, and an understanding of the insurance industry would be advantageous
  • Post-qualification transaction advisory experience ideally gained within a top tier consultancy or in-house in a FTSE 100 company
  • Strong financial modelling skills