American Heart Association

  • Financial Transaction Services - Internal Consultant

    Location US-TX-Dallas
    Posted Date 3 months ago(10/18/2018 3:37 PM)
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  • Overview

    Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact every day?


    The American Heart Association is in the process of strengthening our investment approach into new businesses that support our mission, primarily through mission-related joint ventures, alliances, integrations, acquisitions and divestitures.  The Finance Consultant, Transaction Services will identify the key drivers of revenue and expenses, help create and improve transaction structures and mitigate risk for our portfolio of new business.   This role provides finance leadership and support in the development and implementation of strategic transactions, including mission-related joint ventures, alliances, integrations, acquisitions and divestitures, as well as related activities.  The Finance Consultant will also work across the strategic transaction team and pull from the organization the necessary resources to close deals.



    The American Heart Association (AHA) has an excellent opportunity for a Financial Consultant, Transaction Services in our National Center office located in Dallas, Texas.


    The ideal candidate should be insightful, resourceful, thorough with strong attention to detail in conducting financial analysis and research.  Additionally, this role needs to exercise strong project management skills and be able to multi-task as well as work independently when needed but also collaboratively to engage cross-functional teams.


    Essential Job Duties:

    • Conduct due diligence to develop potential mission-related joint venture, alliance, integration, acquisition and divestiture opportunities
    • Conduct strong and comprehensive investigations of financial statements and other data and assess the impact on the potential transaction, including but not limited to financial modeling and large data set analysis
    • Conduct risk-related due diligence on various potential and existing mission-related joint ventures, alliances, integrations, acquisitions and divestitures
    • Monitor existing businesses for changes in risk profile, new commercialization strategies, in-sourcing and out-sourcing opportunities, etc. Collaborate with business leaders to document and evaluate financial implications of new strategies.
    • Prepare investment recommendations, detailed data analyses, financial models and in-depth commentary for review
    • Gather, verify and assess information, and formulating views and conclusions for opportunities that support the AHA mission
    • Work closely with other Transaction Services team members to develop analyses, produce deliverables and meet required timelines.

    Want to help get your resume to the top?   Take a look at the experience we require:


    • BA in Finance, MBA or equivalent experience in previous finance-related roles strongly preferred
    • Minimum of 7 years progressive experience in transaction services, M&A and/or financial planning & analysis
    • Self-starting, entrepreneurial attitude, willing to work through all obstacles to accomplish the goal
    • Ability to juggle multiple projects on tight deadlines without compromising quality
    • Strong project management and implementation skills.
    • Excellent analytical and communication skills – both oral and written
    • Presentation skills – able to build and deliver compelling and concise presentations
    • Strong work ethic and self-motivated
    • Experience working collaboratively with multiple groups in a variety of settings

    So, are you ready to work for the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases? 


    Click on “Apply for this job online” to submit your online application or “Log back in!” if you are a returning applicant. Only those candidates deemed most qualified by the hiring manager will be contacted to interview.


    At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.


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