Full Time Job

Manager, Corporate Development

Electronic Arts

Redwood City, CA 02-18-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Executive (10+ years) Experience
Job Description

Join EA's Corporate Development team where original ideas and contribution are highly valued.

We're looking for an experienced Manager to join our Corporate Development team in the Bay Area. EA's Corporate Development team is responsible for the evaluation and execution of M&A and strategic initiatives globally across EA's teams. The group partners closely with our executive management and department leaders to: (i) identify growth opportunities for EA (ii) source and evaluate strategic initiatives to capitalize upon these opportunities and create shareholder value and (iii) manage the transaction execution and integration process.

Primary Responsibilities
• Lead the evaluation and execution of M&A opportunities and strategic initiatives, including acquisitions, investments, divestitures, and strategic projects & partnerships:
• Opportunity evaluation and assessment
• Financial modelling and valuation
• Business case development
• Diligence & issue resolution
• Transaction execution & integration
• Manage our transaction team
• Effectively partner with teams and Corporate Development colleagues
• Prepare and deliver presentations to team leaders and senior management
• Source, research, and recommend potential M&A and strategic opportunities
• Monitor and assess market participants and trends in the gaming, interactive entertainment, and related sectors

Experience & Skills
• MBA from top-tier institution
• Total work experience of 10+ years with 4 years in corporate development at a large technology or media company, and a background in investment banking
• Excellent financial analysis and valuation skills, including understanding of merger/acquisition analysis and related issues
• Excellent business sense and ability to understand and resolve complex business issues
• Interact and influence across all levels within and outside our company
• A strong personal interest in the gaming industry
Other Qualifications
• Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
• Ability to present to executive management
• Ability to assimilate and work with multiple teams within the company
• Strong understanding of corporate finance and financial modelling best-practices
• Collaborative

Company Profile
Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts Inc. is a global leader in digital interactive entertainment. EA develops and delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, mobile devices and personal computers.