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MasterCard Manager, Mergers and Acquisitions in Purchase, New York

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Job Title

Manager, Mergers and Acquisitions


Manager, Mergers and Acquisitions is an integral part of the team that leads all M&A and investment activity globally. The qualified candidate will be a member of a small and highly visible team partnering with business units to evaluate and execute M&A transactions in support of Mastercard’s global growth strategy. The position is based in Purchase, NY.


The role will have the following main responsibilities:

• Research industry to identify investment and acquisition opportunities across geographies to support Mastercard’s growth strategy

• Collaborate with global business units and regions to assess strategic fit of potential M&A targets

• Provide support for all phases of a robust acquisition process (identification of targets, valuation, due diligence, integration planning, etc.)

• Create business cases and valuation models for acquisitions and equity investments

• Coordinate internal and external resources involved in deal execution

• Assist with creating and populating acquisition deliverables such as presentations to senior executives and Board of Directors, deal closing approvals, etc.

• Support senior M&A professionals in all other aspects of deal execution

All About You

• Bachelor’s Degree

• Prior M&A, Investment Banking, Corporate Development or Transaction Advisory experience required

• Strong analytical skills including financial modeling, accounting and valuation experience required

• Solid understanding of financial concepts such as DCF, NPV, IRR, etc.

• Detail oriented with excellent communication (both written and oral) and interpersonal skills

• Knowledge of payments, technology, financial services or related areas a plus

Due to COVID-19, most of our employees are working from home. We’ve implemented a virtual hiring process and continue to interview candidates by phone or video and are onboarding new hires remotely. We value the safety of each member of our community because we know we’re all in this together.

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.​

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Corporate Security Responsibility

Every person working for, or on behalf of, Mastercard is responsible for information security. All activities involving access to Mastercard assets, information, and networks comes with an inherent risk to the organization and therefore, it is expected that the successful candidate for this position must:

• Abide by Mastercard’s security policies and practices;

• Ensure the confidentiality and integrity of the information being accessed;

• Report any suspected information security violation or breach, and

• Complete all periodic mandatory security trainings in accordance with Mastercard’s guidelines.

Requisition ID: R-144357