Corporate Development Analyst - Chicago

Elmhurst, Illinois
We put our team members first. You'll receive a great salary and benefits, and experience the support and opportunity you deserve. You're empowered to make decisions. You control your future.

Job Description:

Key Job Responsibilities
  • Provide analytical support for acquisitions including but not limited to preparing market research, building financial models, trend analysis and competitor/target assessments
  • Assist in preparing and presenting analysis and findings to management and the operational leadership team
  • Other duties as assigned by senior Corporate Development staff

Education and/or Experience Required (including certifications)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or a Related Field.
  • 0-2 years experience in a related field, including: Investment Banking, Financial Due Diligence, FP&A, Accounting, Management Consulting
  • Progress towards relevant designation such as CPA, CBV, or CFA will be considered an asset

Required Skills/Abilities
  • Advanced Excel skills, particularly in financial and business modeling
  • Understanding of financial statements as well as finance and accounting concepts. Experience interpreting and communicating financial and business information
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong project management skills, including demonstrated ability to think holistically, manage short and long term projects/milestones and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong work ethic, and collaborative working approach. Responsible and trustworthy, constantly delivers above and beyond

Other Requirements (i.e., physical requirements, travel, etc. that is not covered above).
  • Ability to work from the office ~3 days/week. Ability to travel up to ~25% of the time to Canada and within the US.