Requisition ID: 38312
Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the World's Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Respect, integrity, diversity and inclusion, teamwork and the spirit of winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of the world's leading major home appliance company.
Senior Analyst, Strategy & Business Development
The Corporate Strategy team is aligned with the C-suite at Whirlpool and drives initiatives in four major areas: Business Development, Strategic Initiatives, Competitive Intelligence, and Strategic Planning.
Competitive strategy & intelligence
Business Development and Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) - Responsible for the M&A strategy as well as an assessment of and execution of specific acquisition, joint venture, alliance and divestiture opportunities on a global basis.
Play a key role in strategic projects within Whirlpool's core business as well as domains' adjacent to major appliances (such as small domestic appliances, consumables, etc.)
Understand, structure and analyze complex business issues
Prioritize analyses through hypothesis-based problem solving
Seek second-order implications and insights beyond the obvious
Perform rigorous and accurate analysis and modeling
Translate analysis output into practical and implementable recommendations
Help create Whirlpool's competitive strategies and support ongoing competitive intelligence gathering
Support business development / M&A actions including target screening/assessment, valuation, due diligence, negotiation and acquisition integration
Assess and profile companies to support both formulation and identification/execution of strategic partnership, joint venture, and acquisition opportunities
Communication development and business reporting:
Share insights and recommendations in a structured and easily digestible manner in both written and oral format, persuading based on facts and sound logic
Present your analysis while engaging the audience and projecting self-assurance
Take an active role in internal and external presentations, meetings, discussions
Build a network of internal relationships with a broad cross-section of the organization, and leverage organizational knowledge, resources and expertise
Manage own time and schedule with initiative and effectiveness, negotiating and prioritizing demands across multiple projects
Strong problem-solving and analytical skills, both quantitative and qualitative
Excellent communications and presentation skills, both written and verbal, including confidence and presence to engage effectively with senior executives
Mastery of Google Slides and Google Sheets
Ability to recognize the accomplishments of the team before the individual
Highly motivated and possess vision and enthusiasm
Understand how to deliver on short time frames and be committed to meeting deadlines
Communicate in an open and honest way that quickly builds trust and respect
Possess an entrepreneurial spirit
Be comfortable making presentations
Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the leading major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $20 billion in annual sales, 77,000 employees and 59 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2019. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. Additional information about the company can be found at whirlpoolcorp.com.
At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.
Additional information about the company can be found on Twitter at @WhirlpoolCorp.
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