Corporate Strategy Analyst

  • TBC,
  • Permanent / Full Time

We are looking for a talented graduate to join them as a Corporate Strategy Analyst for this exciting, forward-looking Life & Material Sciences company. They have rapidly grown its family of companies, both through organic growth and acquisitions and their strategic focus is to continue the expansion of its domestic and international footprint.
As part of their strategy, they require a Corporate Strategy Analyst to join the existing in-house Mergers & Acquisitions team and contribute to the function which originates and executes the company’s pipeline.
Reporting to the Group Strategy and Mergers & Acquisitions Executive, you will be asked to assist and progress the M&A projects across the Group. In addition, you will play a key role in business development by aiding colleagues on constructing, reviewing, and negotiating on commercial agreement with external parties. As part of a small and agile team, you will have the opportunity to make an impact in the Strategy and M&A function.
You should be a self-starter with the ability to work independently at pace. The ideal applicant will be a recent graduate or currently enrolled in their final year of study for a bachelor’s or master’s degree in any STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths) subject, preferably with some business or finance education.
  • Job type: Full-time / Permanent
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Work environment: Likely hybrid of home and office-based (dependent on location)
  • Location: Head Office - Runcorn
Key Responsibilities:
  • External sourcing, retrieval, analysis, and display of data for ongoing development of pipeline research
  • Construction of financial analyses and models for recommendations and strategic decisions
  • Distribute, monitor, and review of commercial contracts and agreements across the Group
  • Design ad-hoc presentations and other value-added material for the Group
  • Communicate and work closely with stakeholders and third-party advisors
Experience & Skills:
  • STEM Graduate (or Final Year)
  • Work experience in finance/banking/accounting
  • Strong at numerical and qualitative problem-solving
  • Outstanding Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Slick communication and presentation skills
  • Organised and prioritised
  • Intellectual curiosity and desire to learn
  • Commercial common sense
  • Business, Finance or Accounting course or education
  • Financial modelling
  • Grasp of data science frameworks and techniques
  • VBA, SQL and/or Python
  • Comfortable interpreting and drafting legal language
Please apply with an up-to-date CV.
Key Appointments UK Ltd will assess your suitability for the role based on the information contained in your CV and application. This includes skills, experience, education, and location.
Unfortunately, due to the high numbers of CV`s we receive, we are unable to provide specific feedback to applicants who have not been successful. You will be informed as to the outcome of your application as soon as possible if you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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