Corporate Finance Manager

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India | Corporate Finance & Innovation | Full-time

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About the Role

WeWork is currently seeking a Manager for the Corporate Finance team. This full-time position is based in Bengaluru and will report directly to the Head of Corporate Finance & Innovation.  This individual’s responsibilities will include capital market and fundraising activities, data-intensive analysis of financial and operating performance, business planning and financial modeling, and preparation of materials for WeWork’s Board of Directors, investors, and other external stakeholders.

Job Responsibilities

Financing and Capital Raises:

  • Support any future equity or debt financing transactions through the production of data analytics, forecasts, presentations and assisting with corresponding due diligence process
  • Conduct analyses that help inform terms and structure of any future equity or debt financing transactions

Investor Relations:

  • Take ownership to drive capital raise process from beginning to closure. This includes preparing & delivering pitches, information collation/updation and other closure related activities such as documentation and legal iterative drafts.
  • Prepare the leadership team for capital raise pitches & road shows by creating investor presentations, analytics, and scripts/talking points/Q&A.
  • Communicate, engage and maintain relations with existing and prospective equity investors, leasing companies, lenders, rating agencies, developers, and other external stakeholders.

Forecasting, Data Analysis, and Reporting:

  • Assist in the forecasting process and corporate financial long-range models
  • Identify, develop, and systematize analysis of key performance metrics from an investor/lender perspective to help management understand operating and financial trends better
  • Produce financial analyses and presentations for internal and external stakeholders, including leadership team, Board of Directors, investors and strategic partners
  • Ideate and execute innovative methods of financing various capital needs of the company

Special Projects:

  • Evaluate and pitch potential M&A/investment opportunities through extensive research, meeting stakeholders, financial & strategic analysis
  • Develop innovative business plans, financial forecasts, and analyses for strategic initiatives and ad hoc projects, including new business lines / markets / products analysis, strategic decision-making in day-to-day operations, and other growth initiatives
  • Identify, propose & execute funding requirements for new business/product lines of the company/affiliates.
  • Frequently interact with senior management and leadership teams.

Qualifications

  • CFA; Master’s in Business Administration, finance, accounting, and/or economics preferred
  • 7-9 years of experience in leveraged finance or investment banking or private equity
  • Highly skilled in Excel & PowerPoint with formal financial modeling and presentation building experience
  • Knowledge of Python and VBA will be an asset
  • Self-starter that takes initiative and is driven by new challenges
  • Must be able to build and maintain complex financial models 
  • Strong work ethic and rigorous attention to detail
  • Strong communicator with ability to present concepts, recommendations and analyses to senior management in a clear, concise and actionable manner
  • Must be able to synthesize and draw conclusions from copious amounts of raw data, excellent logical reasoning skills
  • Passion for learning and relentless improvement; able to work comfortably under pressure in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Demonstrated success in team collaboration; ability to work well cross-functionally