Financial Analyst, Mergers & Acquisitions

Job Description

Plays a key role on the Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) team providing valuation and support capabilities. Prepares and maintains valuation model for acquisitions and divestitures, develops necessary valuation aids/guidelines for use by Inc and Sectors. Prepares Stage Papers, participates in due diligence effort and prepares financial deliverables required at various stages in the M&A process.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities include:
1. Prepare and review valuations on a variety of M&A targets, both acquisitions and divestitures
2. Prepare and review Stage Papers and process deliverables
3. Recommend and facilitate valuation process improvements including valuation model enhancements. Ensure that adequate tools remain available, current, and provided to analysts. Prepare and maintain valuation training materials
4. Liaise with external consultants such as Public Accounting as necessary
5. Liaise with Inc. and Sector personnel on valuation, diligence, and other M&A related matters
6. Participate on due diligence efforts as required
7. Coordinate with plc, Inc. and sector financial resources on a variety of M&A issues such as accounting, planning, tax, and treasury.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Strong demonstrated command of Microsoft Office skills (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
Sound interpersonal skills (organization, time management, etc...).
Ability to interact with all levels of an organization.
Conceptual and innovative thinking.

Preferred Skills and Education

Master's Degree preferred

About BAE Systems, Inc.

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. People are the greatest asset in any Company. BAE Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

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