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Corporate Development Manager

Cox Automotive
Atlanta, GA 30303
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*Primary Location: *6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA
*Division: *Cox Automotive
*Job Level: *Manager/Senior Manager
*Travel: *Yes, 25 % of the Time
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *211432
*Cox Automotive* is currently looking for a *Corporate Development Manager* to join our team in *Atlanta, Georgia*.

*The Role:*

The Corporate Development Manager is primarily responsible for supporting the Cox Automotive (CAI) Corporate Development team to help identify, evaluate, and execute acquisitions, divestitures, investments, JVs and strategic partnerships across CAI. The Manager will assist in the creation and development of business cases for strategic opportunities and other ad hoc projects that arise. Additionally, the Manager will support CAIs integration efforts. Through these efforts, the incumbent will have a crucial role in helping CAI deliver strong financial results, implement world-class operating platforms, and execute on business priorities.


* Support all aspects of financial modeling including creation of forecasts and valuation analyses such as DCF, comparable company and comparable precedent transactions

* Support all aspects of M&A execution including valuation, due diligence and creation of operating plans and due diligence summaries

* Identify, screen and assist in evaluating pipeline opportunities while building relationships with target companies, the investment banking community and strategic partners

* Support all aspects of pre-close integration planning and post-close execution

* Be a proactive and critical thought partner to senior leadership across CAI, especially with the Corporate Development, Corporate Strategy, Business Development, Legal, FP&A, Tax and Accounting teams

* Continuously learn from being exposed to deal sourcing, structuring, diligence, communication (internal/external), valuation, and documentation that are integral aspects of all deal execution


* BA/BS in related field and 3 years of experience in a related field; or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience

* Minimum 2+ years of experience in investment banking, corporate development, venture capital, private equity, deal advisory, management consulting, or integration consulting

* Technology, Software, Media, and/or Automotive industry experience helpful and is preferred

* Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills for financial modeling, data analysis, and presentation of business cases

* Familiarity with the due diligence processes and exposure to the lifecycle of a deal

* Must be proactive with strong communication, project management and organizational skills

* Ability to work independently and in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving growth-company environment

* Travel, as needed, for deals (up to 25%)

Who We Are
*About Cox Automotive*
Theres nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions Cox Communications and Cox Automotive are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.
Posted: 2021-02-17 Expires: 2021-03-29
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