Vantiv Mergers & Acquisitions, Principal Finance Analyst in Cincinnati, Ohio

General Description

Provides strategic financial analyses to support executive leadership (CEO / CFO / COO) decision-making,

including decisions pertaining to mergers and acquisitions, strategic capital allocation and financial


Mergers and Acquisitions

Leads the efforts to analyze, evaluate and execute strategic transactions, including:

o Corporate mergers and acquisitions

o Portfolio acquisitions (within our various lines of business) and

o Product and technology acquisitions, licensing, joint ventures and divestitures

Performs financial due-diligence, valuation and detailed financial analysis (financial modeling,

valuation, sensitivity analysis, earnings impacts) as well as assisting with contract negotiations

on potential transactions across business lines

Participates in management meetings and site visits while interacting with top-level

management to obtain pertinent information for financial analysis

Assists in creating executive briefing materials and presentations on potential transactions

Analyzes contract schedules to maintain alignment with financial models

Monitors industry trends and the competitive landscape to aid the corporate strategy

Tracks potential targets and deal flow

Strategic Capital Allocation

* Manages the company's debt model to forecast and calculate interest expense and leverage


* Demonstrates a clear understanding of the macroeconomic trends especially as it relates to the

Federal funds rate and forward LIBOR

* Provides timely and accurate inputs regarding the company's hedging strategies

* Evaluates and analyzes potential share repurchase programs (including ASRs)

* Understands the company's Tax Receivable Agreements (TRA) and performs TRA repurchase

valuation analysis

* Interacts with the other functional areas including tax, audit and other consulting practices to

aid the corporate capital planning process

Financial Planning

* Manages the company's long term financial planning process

* Evaluates and advises on the impact of long-range planning scenarios, including the introduction

of new corporate programs and strategies as well as regulatory interactions

* Develops reliable global cash flow projection process and reporting mechanism that includes

cash thresholds to meet operating needs of the company

* Aids in creating board presentations and quarterly reporting for executives

* Perform ad-hoc analysis for strategic projects involving new product opportunity sizing or

strategic analysis for a line of business to aid business development and strategic planning