General Electric Associate - Business Development in Boston, Massachusetts
Role Summary:As part of the Corporate Business Development team, the Associate, BD is a key team member in
the development and execution of corporate strategy and different strategic transactions, including
mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures. In addition, the Associate will support
business / portfolio reviews by analyzing data, aggregating market based metrics, and preparing
updates for senior management.
Essential Responsibilities:The role requires working directly with the Corporate Business Development team, the Corporate
leadership team and GE business leadership teams to understand
the challenges and opportunities facing GE and constructively add to the dialogue and debate on
the deal/project team. Support discrete project tasks, such as: business valuations, using a variety
of methodologies including DCF, comparable analysis and EVA analysis; market and competitive
analyses; target profiles and other projects necessary to deliver the overall package/work product
to senior leadership both at Corporate and within the GE businesses. Communicate on a regular
basis with the deal teams regarding ongoing projects and actively seek advice and guidance from
more senior team members where appropriate. Interface, as needed, with external parties such as
investment banks, legal firms, consultants, accountants, etc.
•Support BD transactions from initial market research through to close.
•Perform valuation & modelling.
•Coordinate critical deal activity (i.e. creation and control process for data-tapes, data-rooms etc.)
•Conduct company and industry research and analysis to support portfolio reviews.
•Collaborate cross functionally to support deal process.
Qualifications/Requirements:Bachelor's Degree. Minimum 3 years of M&A/Transactional or relevant finance experience.
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GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.
Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as
Desired Characteristics:•Experience developed from past roles within the GE Financial Management
Program (FMP), an investment bank, consulting firm, corporate finance/risk, or business
•Demonstrated financial modeling experience.
•Strong interpersonal skills in order to build relationships
•Ability to lead projects and assignments.
•Proficient use of Microsoft Office (e.g.. Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
•Demonstrated strong attention to detail and analytical skills.
•Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities.
•Strong financial background
•Must be able to travel
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Additional Eligibility Qualifications:GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).Additional Locations:United States;Massachusetts;Boston;
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