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Financial Analyst - M&A Deal Sourcing

Description:
  • The Corporate Development Team at Cognizant plays a pivotal role in driving the growth and vision for Cognizant long term strategy.
  • The Deal Sourcing and Deal Management Analyst role is a critical role for the team.
  • Responsibilities include:

1. Improve operational efficiency, consistency, and compliance in support of the corporate development business objectives. Provide business practices and processes.

2. Serve as a liaison within the corporate development teams and occasionally with external sellers/bankers.

3. Collect, input, verify, correct, and analyze data to measure key performance indicator actual versus business objectives.

4. Provide updates to Sourcing lead regarding pipeline and progress of deals.

5. Build dashboards and weekly/monthly reports for deals under consideration.

6. Contribute to the best practice repository of Corp Dev.

7. Job duties are varied and complex, utilizing independent judgment.



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