M&A/Corporate Development Associate
The M&A/Corporate Development Associate is part of the Corporate
Development team and is responsible for acquisition transaction execution
including, financial and operational due diligence, financial modeling, and
investment underwriting. Associates provide
analytical support, financial analysis, and review for business planning and
acquisitions. Associates will be expected to provide a range of analytical,
financial modeling, research and general support in all aspects of corporate
On a daily basis this person will be responsible for:
Drafting of transaction-related documents and memos
Valuation analysis and financial modeling
Provide support in negotiation, creation and review of term sheets and definitive agreements. Work with legal teams in creating transaction documents
Managing third party due diligence providers
Research multiple sources for company, industry, and market information
Communicate financial information and complex strategic issues in a clear manner
Create business models and develop pro-forma financial models for acquisitions
Analyze company financial statements, investment profiles and cap tables
Ad-hoc financial and business analysis
Support the creation and prioritization of the deal pipeline
To be able to achieve those responsibilities we are looking for the following characteristics:
Education: Must have a bachelor’s degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, Economics, or any other related field. Equivalent practical experience of the same is also acceptable for the position.
Experience: A candidate for this position must demonstrate a capability and experience with M&A transactions along with the ability to make wise decisions coupled with a keen eye for detail. The candidate must demonstrate substantial knowledge in financial modeling and analysis.
Communication Skills: Communication skills, both in written and verbal form are imperative.
Ms Office/Software: The candidate must also demonstrate proficiency in the use of Ms Word, Ms Excel, and PowerPoint, which will be necessary for the creation of both visually and verbally engaging reports and presentations for senior M&A management and collaborating personnel.
Research and Analytical Skills: Demonstrated passion for analytics and the insights realized from processing raw information and data. He/She will possess strong research, analytical modeling, and technical skills.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice
Hydrofarm is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, national origin , ancestry, sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity, and gender expression, religious creed, disability, genetic information, age, marital status, sexual orientation, military and veteran status, denial of family and medical care leave, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
The Company will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees with disabilities unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.
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