Director - Mergers & Acquisitions

S&P Global
New York, USA
Dec 03, 2022
Dec 17, 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Director - Mergers & Acquisitions

The team:

This position reports directly to the Head of M&A and Strategic Investments

The Impact:

You will be responsible for supporting a broad range of corporate development activities for a business of approximately $12billion in revenue and over 35,000 employees world-wide.
You will be energetic, curious, business minded and self-motivated with at least 5 years of experience working on mergers and acquisitions. The successful candidate will have the communication and interpersonal skills, strong judgment, and broad range of M&A experience, allowing that person to coordinate complex processes across large teams and take responsibility for day-to-day management of transactions.

What's in it for you:

You will work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment and will have a direct impact on corporate strategy and deal execution. The successful candidate will be included in confidential and highly strategic conversations with senior leadership.

  • Day to day leadership and management of a broad range of merger and acquisition transactions through the entire deal life cycle;
  • Responsibility to coordinate across workstreams and ensure projects complete on time and on favorable terms;
  • Analyze businesses and opportunities to assist the company in executing successful acquisitions;
  • Create and manage financial and valuation models to inform action for investments;
  • Coordinate across stakeholders for key inputs to the valuation model especially in informing synergies and dis-synergries;
  • Manage due diligence and coordinate requests and input from key stakeholders;
  • Assist in pipeline management and analysis of inbound opportunities;
  • Build relationships in industry and assist in deal sourcing efforts; and
  • Collaborate across divisions and functions to build best practices.
What We're Looking for:
  • 5+ years of investment banking, corporate strategy, corporate development, or investment experience
  • Demonstrate previous experiences in leading various financial modeling and valuation exercise and communicating modeling and M&A concepts to others without financial training
  • Strong PowerPoint skills and demonstrated ability to summarize deal strategic rationale succinctly and clearly
  • Candidate must be a motivated self-starter with a business-oriented approach to problem-solving
  • Candidate must be comfortable leading broad teams in a matrix organization and demonstrate strong project management skills
  • Ideally has pervious relevant experience in or interacting with a publicly listed company with global operations

Equal Opportunity Employer
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.

US Candidates Only: The EEO is the Law Poster describes discrimination protections under federal law.


202 - Middle Professional (EEO Job Group) (inactive), 20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), BSMGMT202.2 - Middle Professional Tier II (EEO Job Group)

Job ID: 279074
Posted On: 2022-12-01
Location: London, London, United Kingdom
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