Lead Finance Manager, Business Venturing And M&A

R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Winston Salem , NC 27108

Posted 3 months ago

Date: Nov 8, 2019

Location: Winston Salem, NC, US

Company: RAI

Reynolds American Incorporated is positively transforming the tobacco industry. We're a family of companies that strives for success in everything we do. The future inspires us because our people are igniting the breakthroughs that are redefining the ways adult tobacco consumers enjoy tobacco in the 21st century.

When other companies talk about growth, they only talk about size. At RAI, we focus on the growth of our people. We take pride in each other's growth and well-being throughout our careers. We invest in your career and total well-being because we know our companies succeed when our people thrive.

At the RAI companies you'll have the opportunity to work on iconic brands and revolutionary products by collaborating with visionary, principled and passionate people every day.

This position is within Reynolds American Services Companya subsidiary that provides support services, including compliance, HR, law, finance, information management, and more to all of the subsidiaries of RAI.

RAI is looking for a Lead Financial Manager Business Venturing and M&A. Qualified candidates will have outstanding analytical, communication, and organizational impact skills. Candidates must be able to solve complex business problems, identify profit growth opportunities, work in team-oriented environments, and interact frequently with senior level executives. The ideal candidate will focus on structuring the transaction, leading due diligence, developing financial models, assisting with the business case and managing the internal approval process. You will assist with evaluating potential acquisitions, divestitures, alliances and strategic investments.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities (include, but are not limited to):

  • Develop financial and operational models (income statements, cash flows, NPV, ROI) and due diligence for new business ventures, including acquisitions and joint ventures

  • Preparing quarterly and annual management presentations for RAI Management

  • Participate in legal negotiations regarding transaction-related contracts with in-house and external counsel

  • Determine investment conclusions and create presentations for senior management for decision making in these sensitive transactions utilizing detailed financial models and valuation analyses

  • Work closely with team to identify opportunities and needs, reports findings, proposes solutions and drives change through analysis and business acumen

  • Keeps up with industry, M&A trends and best practices in order to ensure continuous improvement in efficiency and effectiveness

  • Organize transaction files and other administrative duties to support transactions

  • Provide support on ad-hoc request

Job Requirements:

Required Education & Experience:

Bachelors Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or related area
2.5+ years of experience in M&A, Corporate Development, Investment Banking, Venture Capital or Private Equity with upward momentum in accountabilities.

Preferred Education:

MBA, CPA, or MAC

Required Skills:

  • Experience in performing valuations using combinations of discounted cash flow and other valuation techniques

  • Ability to thrive in an ever-changing environment where priorities often change due to deal flow or business needs

  • High proficiency in Excel for financial modelling and Power Point for presentations

  • Ability to think strategically, with strong influencing, leadership skills and ability to foster interpersonal relationships

  • Willingness and drive to exceed expectations; spend the time and effort necessary to complete all tasks to the highest level

  • Well-developed ability to present complex information in an understandable and compelling manner to executives

  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills (both written and oral) along with strong interpersonal and team-based competencies

  • Experience in conducting due diligence

Compensation/Targeted Bonus

  • Competitive Annual Salary

  • Targeted Annual Bonus

  • Relocation assistance available for those who qualify.

Benefit Summary

Our company offers very competitive compensation and benefit plans, including:

  • 401(k) plan that offers opportunity to save on pre- and post-tax basis up to 50 percent of eligible compensation. Company matches 100 percent of employee pre-tax/Roth (401k) contributions up to six percent

  • Comprehensive health- and welfare-benefits package

  • Eleven paid company holidays annually, plus a generous paid vacation plan based on length of service

  • Company-paid sick and personal days, funeral leave and jury duty leave

  • Confidential personal financial counseling service

  • On-site health clinics and fitness centers

  • A matching grants program that enables employees to direct and double their donations to qualifying charitable organizations of their choice

  • Health-care advocacy service

  • Volunteer service opportunities

  • Federal credit union membership through Allegacy Federal Credit Union

  • Extensive training opportunities

ABOUT OUR ORGANIZATION:

Reynolds American Inc. is an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of British American Tobacco p.l.c., and the U.S. parent company of R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company; Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Inc.; American Snuff Company, LLC; Niconovum USA, Inc.; Niconovum AB; R. J. Reynolds Vapor Company; Lorillard Licensing Company, LLC; and Reynolds Brands, Inc..

Reynolds American Inc. and its affiliated companies is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Our organization offers a level of challenge, responsibility and creativity for motivated employees that stands apart from the crowd.

We are also committed to employing a diverse workforce and valuing different perspectives, experiences and talents to maximize the company's potential for successfully achieving its business objectives.


Only applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact us directly.

Email: TalentAcquisition@RJRT.com

Nearest Major Market: Winston-Salem


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Lead Finance Manager, Business Venturing And M&A

R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company