Manager/Director, Corporate Development (LA Or NY)

Fox Corporation New York , NY 10007

Posted 2 months ago

OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox Corporation

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world's leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a Manager or Director (depending on your experience) of Corporate Development to join the Corporate Development team to be based in either Los Angeles or New York. The Manager/Director will play an important role in driving forward various high-impact projects across functions and businesses throughout FOX. With a flexible project mix and insight into decision-making at the highest levels, you will be positioned to develop a deep knowledge of the industry as well as a vast, enduring skill set.

The Corporate Development team works cross-functionally alongside Senior Executives and Divisional Management to analyze a broad range of financial, strategic, operational, and competitive opportunities across the Media and Entertainment landscape. This small team plays a key role in forging FOX's path forward, executing more than $100 billion of strategic transactions in 2019.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Identify, summarize and share business insights and trends by tracking FOX peer group performance and broader industry developments

  • Participate in due diligence and transaction structuring of potential investments, joint ventures, and acquisitions

  • Support FOX operating units with financial analysis and evaluation of growth initiatives and new business launches

  • Create presentations for our executive stakeholders to facilitate discussion of corporate opportunities and other business initiatives

  • Collaborate with cross-functional operating teams across the Company, including, distribution, ad sales, legal, financial reporting, accounting, tax, and investor relations

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor's degree with a strong record of academic achievement

  • At least two years of experience performing strategic, operational, and/or financial analysis within a Corporate, Management Consulting, Investment Banking, or Research role

  • Experience in Media and Entertainment or a related industry is preferred

  • Self-starter with a mature, positive and team-oriented attitude

  • An entrepreneurial mindset, natural curiosity, thoughtful approach, and problem-solving mentality

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze complex financial and strategic issues and communicate findings to Senior Executives, both in writing and verbally

  • Track record of delivering quality results on an individual level and in teams while managing multiple projects with tight deadlines

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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Manager/Director, Corporate Development (LA Or NY)

Fox Corporation