Manager, Business Development/Mergers & Acquisitions

National Grid (https:\\


  Full Time   Employee

United States

With the demand for energy growing globally, it’s a great time to be a part of this transformative industry. National Grid is at the forefront of this transformation and we want you to join us on our journey. We are looking for high performing individuals who take pride in the quality of their work and want to progress their careers at a large, multinational company. You will play an important role in solving some of the world's most critical energy and economic challenges. Your career development is our priority. Our career progression tools and programs will provide you with the relevant knowledge and applicable skills to succeed. By connecting you to learning and development opportunities, we work with you to develop your leadership, business and technical skills. Supporting you to help grow the business and drive current and future performance makes us a great team. Come be a part of our team.
About the Position:
Corporate Finance, Manager, BD / M&A manages the financial strategy for business development and mergers and acquisitions. Partners with the business to develop modelling and scenarios to support business development and M&A. Develops assumptions, timelines and expectations to meet business and performance objectives.
Reports to the Director, Long-term Planning and is responsible for supporting the growth and profitability of NGUSA.
Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to):
Manages the financial strategy to support business development and M&A for the growth and profitability of the business.
Responsible for reviewing the strategic environment with the strategy team to identify industry changes and understands current Finance issues / risks.
Performs financial modelling and reviews and creates scenario and sensitivity analyses to support business development and M&A decisions.
Responsible for partnering with Business Development and Deal Teams to provide analysis on financial decisions.
Performs customer risk analysis to support business development decisions within finance.
Responsible for facilitating financial analysis of new project opportunities.
Ensures a budgeting and finance operation is involved in business development opportunities.
Maintains technical knowledge of internal and external global standards for business development opportunities.
Directs and counsels employees and manages third-party consultants and contractors.
Provides counsel to employees, manages third party consultants and contractors, and advises senior leaders as necessary.
Builds and manages results-driven teams by taking a strategic and technical view of performance management by involving employees in planning, relationship building, decision-making and analysis processes.
Ensures proper support to meet business requirements of financial and non-financial controls.
Supports the long term business planning process as needed

Knowledge & experience in the following areas is preferable:
Business and financial forecasting
Budget consolidation
General Accounting
Short and long-term forecasting
Risk mitigation
Effective business partnerships
Qualifications Required:
Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree preferred 7 years in Finance with business development and merger and acquisition responsibilities
Experience managing financial analysis and finance deals
Demonstrated ability to manage forecasting and budgeting
Strong Excel Skills
Experience working in a multi-national company
Background in utility service or similar industry accounting
Proven experience in business development requirements
Effective collaboration and partnership capabilities
Excellent written / oral communication skills and follow-up
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.

:Financial Services
Primary Location
:Financial Services
Job Posting
:Sep 16, 2016, 11:00:00 PM
Unposting Date
:Jan 30, 2017, 11:59:00 PM

To apply for this job, contact:
Kathy Gangarossa

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