Senior Manager, Corporate Development

  • Corning
  • CN - SH - Shanghai
  • 5 days ago

Company Name: Corning

Location: Shanghai, SH, CN - 201807

Job Duration: 2021-06-09 to 2021-07-09


Internal Corning Employees are provided the opportunity to review global job openings for potential interest. However, they are encouraged to do so with the understanding that whether or not they will be considered a candidate for positions located outside their geographic area (city, country, region) will depend on a number of factors such as the availability of local subject matter expertise or qualified talent, the need to obtain and availability of work authorization, costs associated with internal transfer, etc. It will be the decision of the hiring organization whether to permit employees applying outside the local area where the opening exists to be considered a candidate for that opening. It is recommended employees wishing to apply for job openings at Corning make their supervisor aware of their interest before formally applying.


Purpose of the Position:

Support the delivery of both Merger & Acquisition and Joint Venture transactions as well as organic green field investments for the Greater China region.


Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • identify, assess and execute potential mergers, acquisitions and investments by the company
  • guide acquisition target research, support the related strategy forming, building detailed financial models, and lead the execution of transactions
  • maintain contacts with a network of financial advisors and industry experts with a goal of identifying future acquisition candidates for consideration


Project involved with:

  • Lead Internal team and coordinate with key company leadership


Education & Experience  

  • 3-5 years post MBA from a leading educational institution, excellent academic credentials
  • Experience on industry and technology M&A preferred. Comfortable working with the technology community
  • Project management experience


Required Skills                                                

  • Strong analytical and negotiation skills, strong leadership & team building skills
  • Demonstrated familiarity with investment transactions in China/Asia, ideally with both M&A/JV transactions and organic green field investment investments
  • Good command of English and presentation skills


Desired Skills  

  • Demonstrated ability to achieve challenging objectives in a complex environment where successful engagement of internal and external stakeholders are required through experience at a major corporation, management consulting firm or investment bank
  • Familiar with a major international corporate environment; ideally have overseas study/working experience


Soft Skills                                                

  • Generalist orientation – have broad knowledge of business, finance, legal, or technology issues but can also drill down to critical issues to help problem solve