As Senior Manager Corporate Development you will be expected to play a key role in the sourcing, evaluation and execution of M&A transactions, minority investments and strategic partnerships, in addition to contributing to developing and delivering on the broader Zalando corporate strategy.
WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
Identify, source and evaluate M&A and other investment opportunities
Review and track relevant market and industry trends
Execute M&A, minority investment and strategic partnership transactions
Coordinate and carry out cross-functional due diligence and post-merger integration exercises
Perform financial modelling, valuation and other financial analyses
Develop detailed strategic recommendations for senior leadership and other internal as well as external stakeholders
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
3+ years of relevant experience in investment banking / M&A, corporate development, private equity or venture capital.
Previous deal and transaction experience is required
Excellent technical and analytical skills, including detailed financial modelling
Demonstrable interest in technology and / or consumer and retail
A pro-active and action-oriented team player, highly organized, independent, and self-motivated
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral; business fluent English
PERKS AT WORK
A workplace run on trust, empowerment and feedback; positive, inspiring working atmosphere
Competitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, great IT equipment, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
Mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts
Relocation assistance for internationals, family service and parent & child rooms* (*available in select locations)
We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills.
All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.
Zalando is Europe's leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 17 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 35 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.
Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.