Mergers and Acquisitions Coordinator

Taylor & Francis
30 Sep 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Mergers and Acquisitions Coordinator to join our expanding team to support the full life-cycle of acquiring new products and merging them into our growing academic publishing portfolio. This is an ideal opportunity for someone to develop their skills and interests across a wide range commercial functions including: Finance, Sales, Legal, Marketing and Editorial in a supportive and collaborative work environment.

Key responsibilities of the job include:
  • Liaising with internal and external stakeholders regarding current acquisitions and distribution deals;
  • Producing reports to help inform business decisions and presenting results and key findings to make recommendations to the business;
  • Coordinating and hosting internal workshops and webinars on a global scale;
  • Researching potential new acquisition opportunities;
  • Production of monthly reports regarding both financial and business orientated information;
  • Supporting with the development and roll out of a global strategic acquisitions guide and mapping out new business critical processes;
  • Attending and participating in in all acquisition and third party distribution meetings;
  • Day to day responsibility for maintaining a new project management platform including: updating information, data cleansing, running reports, tracking progress, and being the first point of contact; and
  • Supporting the team with other key projects as required.
The ideal candidate will:
  • Have excellent communication skills, including the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with internal and external stakeholders;
  • Have independent time management and organisational skills, including the ability to prioritise their workload according to business needs;
  • Be able to translate and communicate business orientated information and documentation to a wide range of stakeholders and colleagues in a clear and concise manner;
  • Have high attention to detail and analytical skills;
  • Be able to work problems through to resolution in a logical manner to contribute to business decisions;
  • Be able to work independently and collaboratively with colleagues across other departments within in the business; and
  • Be proficient in all Microsoft Office programmes, with emphasis on Excel and PowerPoint.
Previous experience in supporting operational change or within mergers and acquisitions would be advantageous but is not essential as full support and training will be provided.
In return we offer: 25 days holiday per annum, a comprehensive benefits package and company pension scheme.

Taylor & Francis Group an Informa Business
Informa is a leading academic publishing, business intelligence, knowledge and events business, creating unique content and connectivity for customers all over the world. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a member of the FTSE 100.

Taylor & Francis Group produces high quality, peer reviewed books and journals. We produce unique, trusted content by expert authors, spreading knowledge and promoting discovery globally. We aim to broaden thinking and advance understanding, providing academics and professionals with a platform to share ideas and realise their individual potential.

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