Salary Mid-Point: $85,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent

My client is looking for a Senior Analyst to join their team! Role will be blended involving strategy, analysis, market research etc.  Cross over to other departments. If you are looking to make an impact in a organization this is the role for you! 

 

POSITION SUMMARY:  This position plays an important role in the growth of the company by acting as an analyst on the strategy team, responsible for researching, evaluating, and seeking growth opportunities through mergers, acquisitions, or other growth deals. This role will be conducting the financial analysis and modelling of all prospective M&A or development projects for the company.  The role requires a high energy, analytical individual that possesses demonstrated financial analysis skills and the ability to collaborate effectively in cross-functional teams.  This is a high profile position with significant exposure to senior management and consequently also requires an individual with excellent communication skills and a professional presence.  

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

·   Analyze and evaluate new business opportunities including acquisition, divestiture, and joint venture, financial modeling, deal analysis, analyzing project economics, and running financial sensitivity analysis.

·   Assess project feasibility and identify customer drivers by creating complex financial models that accurately reflect project economics and performing benchmarking analyses

·   Work closely with Business Development and Finance colleagues to gather intelligence and perform analyses on markets, customers, competing technologies and competitors.

·   Support all phases of the project development process including developing analysis and presentations to support business pitches, customer inquiries, and proposals to senior leadership

·   Provide analytical, quantitative, and financial analyses for other ad-hoc internal projects.

·   Search, navigate and manage databases and other information sources to satisfy analytical requirements for project/development decisions and presentations.  

·   Analyze data from both internal and external sources in order to identify and capitalize on market specific and product specific trends/opportunities.

·   Interface with accounting, tax, treasury, operations, engineering, and commercial operations to establish models and evaluate opportunities

·   Analyze data from both internal and external sources in order to identify and capitalize on market specific and product specific trends/opportunities. 

TECHNICAL SKILLS:

  • Ability to perform complicated financial analysis including NPV, regression analysis, and financial modelling. 
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to synthesize information into succinct, insightful analyses.
  • Excellent computer and Microsoft Office skills (Excel/PowerPoint) along with excellent written and oral communication skills. 
  • Self-starter with ability to manage multiple assignments simultaneously.
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Ability to manage company and financial information in a confidential and professional manner.

  For immediate and serious consideration please email me your most up to date resume to markswiderski@ifgpr.com