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Corporate Development Analyst

Date:  11 Jun 2024

London, GB

Job ID:  2671
School:  Group Central Support United Kingdom Office
Company:  Nord Anglia Education


Location: Central London 


Nord Anglia Education is looking to recruit a Corporate Development Analyst to join our Corporate Development team, sat within the Group Central Support.   


As The central support function consists of 150 professionals across Finance, Corporate Development, HR, Marketing, IT, Legal and Education, who each support the continued growth of our 87 schools in over 30 countries. By joining Nord Anglia Education, you’ll be contributing to our vision to create a generation of resilient and creative global citizens, who will change our world for the better.


Our expansive growth plan offers extraordinary opportunities for your career growth, and our entrepreneurial way of working means our colleagues are changemakers in everything they do, with streamlined operations in our central support team requiring leadership from every chair.


As a Corporate Development Analyst you will help to execute Nord Anglia’s growth strategy by providing research and transactional support in the sourcing and execution of acquisition transactions. The role will be expected to deliver comprehensive market studies and target analyses, supporting with the completion of acquisitions in NAE target markets.


The Successful Candidate will possess:




  • Strong academic background with a degree from a leading University
  • Experience working in a deal environment, preferably in (by order of preference)
    • Corporate M&A function
    • Private Equity or venture capital
    • Corporate Finance / M&A in a leading bank
    • Transaction Services with a Big 4
    • Management consultant with transaction experience from a top consulting firm
  • Outstanding analytical skills
  • Strong Excel financial modelling and valuation skills
  • Solid knowledge of financial accounting concepts and practice
  • Strong PowerPoint skills
  • Excellent written and oral presentational skills
  • Organisational skills, ability to pay attentional to detail without compromising the big picture
  • Understanding of “transaction environment and requirements”
  • Ability to work in partnership and collaboratively across organisational boundaries and different business sectors to solve problems and meet common objectives
  • A high level of accuracy and attention to detail




  • Attained or working towards CPA, CA, CFA or equivalent qualifications
  • Experience of various markets and cultures
  • English. Other languages a plus


To Apply


On-line applications need to be directly through the Nord Anglia Education careers page and should include a CV.


Nord Anglia and our schools champion inclusion and belonging, to change our communities for the better. 


Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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