Category Business Advisory
Primary responsibilities will include:
Working with business units to prioritize strategic objectives and evaluate partnership and acquisition/divestiture opportunities against identified strategies.
Assisting deal team in evaluating potential transactions and business cases from strategic, operational and financial valuation perspectives.
Developing detailed financial model and valuation of M & A opportunities.
Providing key analyses and support for negotiations and working closely with internal and external partners to structure and execute transactions.
Establishing best practices approaching M&A and partnership transactions
Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.
The Analyst – Mergers & Acquisitions must possess a minimum 1-2 years previous experience in investment banking or consulting with exposure to M&A transactions.
Strong financial, analytical and valuation skills, including the ability to read and interpret financial statements and build financial models.
Aptitude to develop and communicate strategic analyses.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Proven ability to collaborate with others and ability to drive results.
Excellent Project Management skills.
Strong attention to detail.
Ability to manage multiple assignments and prioritize tasks.