Director, Corporate Strategy (Corporate)

VICE Media

Multiple Locations


0 year(s)
Full-Time
N/A


Job Description
<p><strong>ABOUT VICE MEDIA GROUP</strong></p>
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<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">VICE Media Group is the world’s largest independent youth media company.&nbsp; Launched in 1994, VICE has offices in 35 cities across the globe with a focus on five key businesses: VICE.com, an award-winning international network of digital content; VICE STUDIOS, a feature film and television production studio; VICE TV, an Emmy-winning international television network; a Peabody award-winning NEWS division with the most Emmy-awarded nightly news broadcast; and VIRTUE, a global, full-service creative agency with 25 offices around the world.&nbsp; VICE Media Group’s portfolio includes Refinery29, the leading global media and entertainment company focused on women;&nbsp; PULSE Films, a London-based next-generation production studio with outposts in Los Angeles, New York, Paris and Berlin;&nbsp; i-D, a global digital and bimonthly magazine defining fashion and contemporary culture; and Garage, a digital platform and biannual publication converging the worlds of art and design.</span></p>
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<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">VICE Media Group’s portfolio includes </span><a href="https://www.refinery29.com/en-us"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Refinery29</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, the leading global media and entertainment company focused on women; </span><a href="https://www.pulsefilms.com/"><span style="font-weight: 400;">PULSE Films</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, a London-based next-generation production studio with outposts in Los Angeles, New York, Paris and Berlin;</span><a href="https://i-d.vice.com/en_uk"><span style="font-weight: 400;"> i-D</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, a global digital and bimonthly magazine defining fashion and contemporary culture; and </span><a href="https://garage.vice.com/en_us"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Garage</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, a digital platform and biannual publication converging the worlds of art and design.</span></p>
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<p><strong>Role x You</strong></p>
<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Vice Media is looking for a Director of Corporate Strategy &amp; Development to be responsible for assisting the Chief Strategy Officer and the Corporate Strategy team across the development, communication, planning and execution of strategic initiatives across corporate strategy, business development, corporate development and M&amp;A. A successful candidate will bring to the team a strategic mindset, analytical thinking, ability to drive process, attention to detail, as well as strong communication and management skills.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p>
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<p><strong>Primary Responsibilities:</strong></p>
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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Act as a leader on a small team reporting directly to the CSO</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Drive modeling and analyses while acting as a key contact in the strategy team to both internal and external constituents&nbsp;</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Work with the VP of Corporate Strategy to help drive processes and workflows</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ongoing&nbsp;assessment of industry and&nbsp;competitive landscape identifying key industry trends&nbsp;</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Work with business units to&nbsp;define, formulate, develop, plan and execute new opportunities for&nbsp;growth through business development, corporate development and M&amp;A initiatives&nbsp;</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Cultivate, develop and manage of a business &amp; corporate development, investment, partnership and&nbsp;acquisition pipeline</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Drive quantitative and qualitative analysis for strategic initiatives</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Identify, asses and execute M&amp;A, investments and partnership/joint-venture opportunities</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Manage execution including diligence, negotiations, structuring and integration</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Work&nbsp;with internal corporate teams to document, finance and communicate deals</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Partner with leadership and outside service providers to support execution of key initiatives</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Work with business units to ensure business initiatives&nbsp;reflect corporate strategy</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Supporting the execution of strategic projects: project scoping and work planning, strategic analysis, formalization of recommendations, coordination of stakeholders&nbsp;</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Providing ad hoc strategic analysis to support decision making process of executive team&nbsp;</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Assist in the corporate strategic planning process across business units</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Advisory resource across organization on&nbsp;various key business issues and initiatives&nbsp;</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Monitor investments, partnerships/JVs for performance, etc.</span></li>
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<p><strong>Qualifications</strong></p>
<p><strong>You have these:</strong></p>
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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Education:&nbsp; Degree in Business / Finance; MBA a plus</span></li>
<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience: Minimum 5 years' experience in Investment Banking, Management Consulting or Corporat