Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is the leading supplier of value-added, glazing-focused, interior, and exterior products and services. We design, engineer, test, and manufacture solutions in engineered curtain walls, storefronts, and entrances, architectural glass, shower enclosures, glazing hardware, windows, railings, and more.
The Strategy and Development Manager role with us isn't just a job - it's an awesome job. We are hiring builders at OBE. We are a company in growth mode, and you will have a big hand in the growth of our organization. We will give you what you need to do your job, and you will get to contribute, every single day.
This role is perfect for the individual who approaches their work in a professional manner and who is passionate about making an impact in their workplace. If that sounds like you, come join this industry leader!
The Strategy & Development Manager will work as a member of the leadership team, supporting the VP, Development & Strategy on acquisitions, major capital expenditures, greenfield sites and other key projects and strategic initiatives. This individual will be highly analytical and driven, leveraging their analytical mindset to develop, advise on, and implement strategic initiatives, and collaborate with region presidents, business unit leaders and other members of the senior leadership team across the company on various strategy development initiatives and acquisition projects.
Here's What You'll Get to Do:
Assist with the acquisition (M&A) process including strategic planning, market assessments, business assessments, due diligence, valuation, contract negotiation, integration and post-closing issue tracking
Aid in identifying, assessing, prioritizing, and pursuing attractive opportunities, including organic growth projects as well as mergers, and acquisitions
Assist in creating and efficiently managing strategic projects to drive revenue growth, value enhancement, and cost optimization
Analyze potential growth markets
Prepare ad-hoc research for the VP of Development, Presidents and other members of the management team
Prepare detailed financial models to evaluate businesses and product lines
Review and organize strategy material and transaction documentation
Assist with the development of strategic plans for companies and divisions
Draft proposals, presentations and other deliverables to senior leadership in support of acquisitions, investments and other strategic initiatives
Provide insightful and trusted counsel to the VP, Strategy and Development as well as OBE Senior Leadership on a wide variety of strategic initiatives & market intelligence for short- & long-term plans
Transform information and analyses into actionable decision frameworks
Lead cross-functional teams to implement business transactions from due diligence through completion
Participate in ongoing analyses of the economic, demographic, and competitive landscapes for current and potential markets and risks and opportunities to the business
Master and maintain knowledge of the business, competition and latest industry news and trends
Here's What We're Looking For:
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business Administration, or related field. Master's degree in Business Administration preferred
3+ years of relevant experience, with corporate development, consulting, investment banking or private equity experience highly preferred, with experience in in the building materials industry is a plus
The candidate must demonstrate strong leadership skills, with strengths in the areas of strategic thinking, financial modeling, assessing business risk and displaying the ingenuity and tenacity to successfully close deals
Strong financial, analytical, forecasting, critical thinking and problem-solving skills, proven track record for speed of execution with accuracy
Comfortable and flexible to operate in ambiguous, fast-paced environments
High learning agility and drive to achieve
Ability to travel approximately 10-25%
What OBE Offers You
Highly competitive base pay
Comprehensive medical, dental, and disability benefits programs
Group retirement savings program
Health and wellness programs
A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion
OBE has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of family businesses, regional companies, and large enterprises that together form the OBE family. OBE operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large organization.
If you're up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!
OBE is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
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