Corporate Development Analyst @ Hypertherm in Hanover, NH

Based in Hanover, NH the Corporate Development Analyst will provide quantitative and qualitative analysis to support M&A, Strategic Alliance, Venture fund management and Joint Venture activities. This position will lead efforts in strategic industry and target analysis, and play a key role in building valuation and merger financial models. This role will have responsibilities to track capital markets, M&A deals in a number of verticals, help manage M&A and venture target funnels and data rooms for acquisition activities. This role will assist in the preparation of acquisition pitch book to be used by senior management and the Board of Directors.


  • Perform deep dive research and analysis on target industries and companies
  • Build financial models with varying degrees of granularity based on the stage of deal for acquisition and venture targets
  • Act as key liaison to acquisition targets, investment banks, and transaction advisors.
  • Maintain and update acquisition and venture target funnel and data room(s)
  • Create customized due diligence memos for the deal/transaction team
  • Assist in the preparation of deal pitch books
  • Help in developing and assessing the acquisition and venture fund funnel
  • As a critical member of the deal team, assist with all aspects of deal closing

Education and Experience

  • Bachelors degree in Finance, Economics or STEM field
  • MBA degree from a top-tier school preferred
  • 3+ years of experience in investment banking, investment management, private equity, management consulting or corporate strategy within a corporate office setting required

Professional Confidence

  • Proven problem solving and negotiation skills, and an elevated level of critical thinking
  • Strong presentation skills, comfortable in front of any audience
  • Ability to take the initiative to network and develop professional relationships
  • Highly self-motivated and ability to work effectively in a highly collaborative environment

Financial Analysis and Research

  • Excellent analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Extensive knowledge of and ability to manage statistical analysis, financial modeling and business valuations (quantitative and qualitative analysis)
  • Proven ability to draw conclusions based on data
  • Can design, develop and utilize sophisticated financial modeling
  • Familiarity with, knowledge and application of accounting principles
  • Knowledge of and experience with common research and analytical platforms

Project Management

  • Excellent project management skills, including project structuring, prioritizing and managing multiple work streams independently
  • A discipline of planning, organizing and managing resources to bring about the successful completion of specific goals and objectives within required deadlines
  • High-level capability in project management

Business Acumen

  • A strategic thinker and demonstrated the ability to express complex ideas, present results, and translate statistical and business terminology to various levels of management
  • General understanding of business principles

Some of the benefits you can expect with a career at Hypertherm:

  • Global, 100% employee-owned company for over 50 years
  • Profit Sharing
  • Employee Stock Ownership (ESOP)
  • 4 days/year Community Service Time
  • Strong commitment to Environmental Stewardship
  • Stable, growing organization with a no-layoff philosophy
  • Relocation assistance is available

If interested, please apply here.

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