What you’ll be doing...

The Manager will be a key member of Verizon’s M&A team, responsible for all aspects of the company’s inorganic strategy. The individual will play an integral role in driving the transaction process and will help manage internal resources accordingly. Responsibilities include researching acquisition targets, rigorous financial valuation analysis, and managing due diligence across corporate functions and large teams. Targets will span a broad range of disciplines within telecom, media and technology. Companies will vary in size from small and private VC backed to multibillion dollar market cap enterprises. This role is ideal for an M&A professional with demonstrated experience executing transactions and a strong interest in technology, media and telecom.

Responsibilities include:

  • Investigate and evaluate acquisitions, divestitures, licensing opportunities, and strategic alliances.
  • Research and analyze diverse industries and verticals, identifying trends and strategic areas of interest for Verizon.
  • Perform detailed financial analysis; develop comprehensive pro forma financial models and valuation analysis in support of potential transactions.
  • Work closely with legal, accounting, tax, human resources, and operations experts to support due-diligence activities.
  • Prepare presentations and recommendations for senior management review and board meetings.

What we’re looking for...

  • Minimum 6 years work experience in Corporate Development, Venture Capital, Investment Banking, Management Consulting or equivalent experience.
  • Strong background in finance/accounting.
  • Ability to conduct research, analyze data, and develop robust financial models with relative autonomy and exceptional attention to detail.
  • Experience supporting executive-level communications in a rapid paced environment.
  • Exceptional critical thinking abilities – strong quantitative and analytical skills.
  • Strong project management and interpersonal skills with ability to manage multiple projects and large teams of experts during deal process.
  • Experience working in a transactional environment.
  • Knowledge of telecommunications, internet, and media industries.
  • Knowledge of research databases and related financial tools.
  • Proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.
  • MBA or CPA preferred.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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