Analyst/Associate, Corporate Development

Loews Corporation New York , NY 10007

Posted 1 week ago

Loews Corporation

Loews Corporation is one of the largest diversified companies in the United States, with businesses in the insurance, energy, hospitality and packaging industries. Our subsidiaries are: CNA Financial (NYSE: CNA), Diamond Offshore (NYSE: DO), Boardwalk Pipeline, Loews Hotels and Consolidated Container. Loews is focused on long-term value creation for its shareholders, and conservative financial management.

Corporate Development

As a Corporate Development Analyst/Associate you will work closely with senior management across the enterprise on projects relating to corporate strategy, corporate finance, acquisitions & divestitures, and other special projects. You'll work within a close-knit team to develop growth strategies, support acquisitions, evaluate capital projects, analyze financial performance, and working on equity and debt financings.

Additionally, you will be involved in:

External corporate development

  • Supporting senior management in sourcing and evaluating new acquisition opportunities for Loews

  • Performing strategic and quantitative analyses, conduct due diligence and determine appropriate company and/or project valuation

  • Independently executing primary and secondary research on markets, industries and companies

  • Executing transactions

Internal corporate development

  • Monitoring and analyzing operating performance of subsidiaries

  • Working with subsidiary management to support M&A and financing activities

  • Working with subsidiary management on major strategic decisions

Strategic & financial planning

  • Providing financial planning & analysis support to the CFO

  • Participating in budgeting and forecasting process for Loews and each of its subsidiaries

  • Supporting annual strategic review process

  • Supporting other special projects for senior management, such as enterprise risk management, rating agency presentations, etc.

To be considered, you'll need:

  • Undergraduate degree from top-tier university
  • 1-3 years of transactional experience at an investment bank/private equity firm/hedge fund

Additionally, you should have practical experience with a track record that demonstrates:

  • Excellent quantitative and analytical problem-solving skills; financial modeling expertise

  • Outstanding presentation skills with the ability to translate complex concepts to easily understandable presentations

  • Ability to take initiative, support strategic priorities, take ownership of assigned projects and independently drive for results

  • Experience in developing relationships; ability to develop credibility and respect with individuals at all organizational levels

  • Financial markets experience is a plus

Loews Corporation is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse work culture. M/F/D/V


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