Corporate Development Associate

  • Commensurate with experience
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 06 Dec 17 2017-12-06

A global investment manager seeks a corporate development associate to join its New York office.

Global Corporate Development Team with Focus on:

  • Sourcing, evaluating and managing acquisitions, team lift-outs,  joint ventures, and strategic partnerships
  • Assisting senior management on a wide variety of critical firm activities
  • Developing and refining the firm’s long-term strategic direction
  • Identifying and executing growth initiatives and strategic priorities



Corporate Development

  • Support senior management in sourcing and evaluating new acquisition targets
  • Perform financial modeling and analysis, deal structuring, due diligence, contract negotiation, and post-acquisition integration.
  • Independently execute primary and secondary research on markets, industries and companies

Firm Management

  • Conduct analysis across markets and business units to assist senior management in key business decisions.
  • Competitive benchmarking, and discussions with external constituents.
  • Prepare presentations for senior management, shareholders and key governance committees.


Desired Skills and Experience

  • Prior experience in strategy consulting and banking preferred (2-3 years) or MBA candidate
  • Expected start date: early 2018
  • Excellent analytical and technical aptitude
  • Strong proficiency with Excel and PowerPoint
  • Exceptional research (primary and secondary) skills
  • Team player with strong work ethic
  • Ability to think strategically about business opportunities
  • Good oral and written communications skills
  • Mature demeanor; comfortable interacting with senior management
  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Eager to learn about the asset management industry
  • Willingness to travel to and work with teams from various countries