Corporate Development, Senior Analyst

Recruiter
Gap Inc.
Location
San Francisco, California, United States
Posted
04 Nov 2021
Closes
22 Dec 2021
Ref
R14163
Function
Operations
About Gap Inc.

Our brands bridge the gaps we see in the world. Old Navy democratizes style to ensure everyone has access to quality fashion at every price point. Athleta unleashes the potential of every woman, regardless of body size, age or ethnicity. Banana Republic believes in sustainable luxury for all. And Gap inspires the world to bring individuality to modern, responsibly made essentials.    

This simple idea-that we all deserve to belong, and on our own terms-is core to who we are as a company and how we make decisions. Our teamis made up of thousands of people across the globe who take risks, think big, and do good for our customers, communities, and the planet. Ready to  learn fast, create with audacity and lead boldly? Join our team.

About the Role

Gap Inc's Corporate Development ("Corp Dev") team is part of the Strategic Growth Office, at the forefront of driving the next chapter of our growth. At the tip of the spear, Corp Dev is part of team that drives this growth through executing strategic acquisitions / investments, managing the process to identify target companies and capabilities and monitoring and evaluating industry trends.

As a Senior Analyst in Corporate Development, you will be supporting critical projects and initiatives to advance our growth; this might include mergers, acquisitions, investments, partnerships and other strategic transactions. You will work across all aspects of the deal process including qualitative and quantitative analysis to support targeting, financial modeling, due diligence, negotiations, transition and post-merger integration. The Sr. Analyst of Corporate Development will report to the Head of Corporate Development.

What You'll Do

  • Support Gap Inc's Corporate Development team and key partners across all aspects of the deal including target identification, project assessment, and deal execution
  • Conduct qualitative and quantitative analysis to support pipeline development, target identification, business case modeling, due diligence, sign and close processes and integration activities; and formulate findings into executive ready deliverables
  • Support the Corp Dev team with key programmatic M&A activities: monitor and track the universe of potential strategic investments through industry landscape analysis, company profiling and pipeline management
  • Contribute to the organizing and ongoing management of Transition Service Agreements
  • Leverage financial acumen and computer skills to perform financial modelling and analysis
  • Interface with key stakeholders (internally and externally) to support projects


Who You Are

  • You are a self-starter and a team-player, motivated by the success of the process and are eager to learn
  • You have the analytical and financial tools to get up to speed quickly and are not afraid to ask the right questions to ensure you and the team understand the project at hand; demonstrated transaction experience in Investment Banking, Private Equity, Big 4 M&A or Transaction Advisory is helpful, but not required
  • You have experience in and familiarity with some aspects of the deal pipeline (e.g., target identification, analysis, due diligence, negotiation, sign and close activities, and/or integration / separation processes)
  • You are able to organize and translate complex ideas and dispersed information into simple, actionable recommendations with mid-level and senior audiences
  • Track record of structured and organized thinking with outstanding analytical capabilities (quantitative and qualitative) for various activities including pipeline management, market research, competitive analysis and valuation
  • You are a demonstrated critical thinker and a problem solver with strong communication and presentation skills


Benefits at Gap Inc.

  • Merchandise discount for our brands: 50% off regular-priced merchandise at Old Navy, Gap, Banana Republic and Athleta, and 30% off at Outlet for all employees.
  • One of the most competitive Paid Time Off plans in the industry.*
  • Employees can take up to five "on the clock" hours each month to volunteer at a charity of their choice.*
  • Extensive 401(k) plan with company matching for contributions up to four percent of an employee's base pay.*
  • Employee stock purchase plan.*
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance.*
  • See more of the benefits we offer.

*For eligible employees

Gap Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, training and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, and make all employment decisions without regard to any protected status. We have received numerous awards for our long-held commitment to equality and will continue to foster a diverse and inclusive environment of belonging. This year, we've been named as one of the Best Places to Work by the Humans Rights Campaign for the fourteenth consecutive year and have been included in the 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for the second year in a row.

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