Overview

The Investor Relations & Corporate Development team works directly with the CEO and has a dual mandate to (1) develop and maintain relationships with existing and prospective investors and (2) lead strategic transactions, including capital raises and M&A. The Manager will play a critical role on a lean team reporting to the VP of Investor Relations & Corporate Development and will have frequent interaction with large institutional investors as well as our senior leadership team. The right candidate will have a strong sense of ownership and have excellent problem solving, analytical, and communication skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Communicate with current and prospective investors, lenders, landlords, and other external stakeholders
  • Prepare leadership team for quarterly earnings conference calls by creating investor presentations, analytics, and scripts/talking points/Q&A
  • Assess unique transactions, from both a strategic and value-creation potential perspective
  • Create compelling presentations for review with our executive team and senior management
  • Analyze potential transactions and strategic initiatives to support senior leadership and owners in making key decisions
  • Construct detailed financial models and valuation analysis
  • Assist with all aspects of due diligence, including identifying and quantifying sources of synergies and risk, and summarizing findings for the senior executive team
  • Assist with the development of board and leadership materials outlining broader strategic goals and specific strategic initiatives
  • Inform investment decisions by analyzing financial information to forecast business, industry, or economic conditions.
  • Build relationships with internal functional groups including development, legal, accounting, treasury and corporate communications

Experience and Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 4-6 years of relevant experience at a top investment bank, hedge fund, equity research, private equity, financial strategy consulting or similar environment
  • Experience in technology and/or real estate preferred, but not required
  • Demonstrated experience in financial modeling and analysis, as well as transaction execution
  • Experience with performing comprehensive analysis on a variety of problems or transaction structures
  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills
  • Self-starter capable of working independently and collaboratively across functional teams
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment with quick deadlines
  • Ideal candidate is entrepreneurial and driven by a new challenge

Source: WeWork Career Page

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