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AMA - F500 Senior Analyst CorpDev

MedTechMonkey

<h3>Ask me anything</h3> <h4>Previous:</h4> Non-target, state school MACC <abbr title="Certified Public Accountant">CPA</abbr> 1 year of audit at national firm 1.5 years of valuation, financial modeling, and QofE (TAS) ...

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Microsoft FRP Analyst Salary?

GoBlue12

My friend working in the Microsoft FRP Analyst program said she got paid **$88K base, $8.5K stock, $7K stipend, $4K cash bonus = $107.5K~ for first year salary** for working 35-40 hours. She also mentioned that FRP Analysts at Microsoft are classified as "Senior Financial Analysts"...

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How long can I stay in CorpStrat, and when does it make sense to move in an operational or P&L role?

DatesExcelModels

Hi Everyone, Little bit of background: I did my undergrad in math/stats, then did my masters at a top target. I did two years of internships during, of which 2 at <abbr title="bulge brackets">BBs</abbr> in <abbr title="investment...

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ServiceNow Corp Finance Internship : Turn into F100 FLDP

Anonymous Monkey

I received an offer for the Corporate Finance internship at ServiceNow. It's a new program but the offer was good, it gives me CF experience and ServiceNow is quickly growing. I believe it has a solid chance at becoming fortune 500 soon. I was wondering if this opportunity would give me a solid ch...

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Broke into Corporate Development, but behind my peers in experience

mightneedit

I have pretty much all the credentials one would want as an undergraduate. Economics Major, Target School (ivy), and a great GPA. Unfortunately, with a whirlwind of college experiences including Division I sports, I only was able to muster up a few final-round interviews with BB banks in NYC. I took...

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Career Choice - FP&A

Michael Jefferson

Hi, I would like to give me your opinion about career choice I have to make the next two days. I hava bachelor in Accounting and Finance and master in Finance. My goal is to work in FP&A department of a firm. I have two offers. One is from PwC for auditing department and the other an Assistant Acc...

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What is it like to start in CorpDev right from undergrad?

AutisticChimp

From what I gathered on this forum and other websites, it seems like this is very rare, since most corpdev analysts come in after 1-2 years in IB/consulting. But for those of you who did go into this kind of role right from undergrad, did you ever feel that you missed anything or face some career li...

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Barclays Treasury Analyst/Department

JustATypicalFinanceGuy

Hi All. I have an interview with Barclays for a Treasury analyst role (entry level). Can anyone here tell me what a treasury role at a financial institution entails? Don't have much experience in this area going into this but it seems like an interesting position at a bank. Even what the day to day...

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How to prepare for a finance internship at FAANG?

GoldlockWitness

I'm about to do my first finance internship at one of the FAANG firms. I'm unsure of what group I'm going to be placed in. It will likely be Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis, Treasury, Capital Markets, or Strategy + M&A. This is what I'm doing to prep myself: 1) Review financial accounting...

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FP&A to corporate development

tlh

Hi guys so as the title says ive been working in fp&a for the past year at a major bank i find myself interested in corporate development. Is it possible to switch from fp&a to corporate development and if so how would i go about it ?...

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What level in Corp Dev after 2 years banking + 2 years PE?

tempdallaspemonkey

If I wanted to move into corp dev / strategy after finishing my PE associate stint (with or without an MBA after) what level would that equate to within an F1000 or Middle Market hierarchy? Would this be an almost certain paycut from the ~$250-300 a PE associate makes or are there any roles with com...

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Do companies know ahead of time of downgrades?

exile

I had an amateurish bond question regarding a situation at a nameless fortune 500 recently. They had started cutting their CAPEX budgets, restructuring and laying off employees, their stock price started plummeting, and then not too much after that their bond ratings were cut. My question is how i...

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JP MORGAN FADP / GLOBAL FINANCE & BUSINESS MANAGEMENT SUMMER ANALYST

toemaszhang

Hey guys, I am new to this so I am probably posting on the wrong forum. Please leave any feedback on this post as neccessary. I recently just got an offer from JPM at their global finance & business management program previously known as FADP for 2019 summer. I was wondering if anyone did this prog...

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Barclays Treasury Analyst Final Interviews

JustATypicalFinanceGuy

Hi All. I have a final interview (superday of sorts) with Barclays for a 2019 Treasury Analyst role (as I'm graduating in May) and was wondering if someone could tell me more about Barclays Treasury and what it entails. There isn't much info on the website so I'm doing research outside of that. Als...

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Transaction Services (Financial Due Diligence) - What did you exit into?

TONA09

For those of you that moved on from Transaction Services (Financial Due Diligence) - I'm curious to find out what you went on to do? **Answer Template** Title: Industry: Pay: *STET, bump or drop* Hours: *Better or Worse* Culture: Hindsight: *Was it the right move or the wrong move and would you h...

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Which is better for transitioning to Corporate Development, Corporate Strategy, or FP&A?

frnzs95

I wanted to get opinions on making a transition at Big4. My ultimate goal would be Corporate Development or Corporate Strategy, but would also be happy working in FP&A. I'm currently in forensics and want to transition to our TAS group - either Valuations or FDD. I think I'd be more interested in Va...

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I'm at a career crossroads and could use all the advice I can get...

ihavenoideawhatimdoing

Hi all, as a quick background and introduction: I am 32 years old and work in an Operations/Commercial Finance capacity within the Pharma industry. I have been in this position for going on three years and have been promoted once over that time frame with strong reviews each year. My company in...

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Rate in Loan Amortization vs Rate in CAGR

GeorgeC

Looking at this from a lender perspective........why doesn't the rate used in the loan amortization process (rate used in the PVIFA, (1-(1+i)^-n)/i (assuming annual ordinary annuity), which discounts annuity payments to the PV of initial principal, equal the same rate computed when using CAGR (The p...

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Break into FP&A from IT

balafbi

I have 16 plus of IT and industry experience. A MBA that i completed 11 years back. I can not go back to a FT MBA. I don't think a PT MBA will provide any openings either. What are some options that is advised/suggested. ...

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Do companies have cash reserve requirements for customer funds held (such as various crowdfunding platforms or escrow services)?

Loki777

I know companies like ADP and Paypal will do short term investments on floats for cash they are holding for a couple of days. Are there cash reserve requirements for crowdfunding or escrow companies? For example, a campaign may be 30-60 days, and the funds are not given to the creator of the crowd f...

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Amazon Corporate Development

JustADude

Anyone have details on this group? Comp, comp structure, hours, etc.? Know that they recruit Senior Product Manager roles out of MBA but haven’t heard much about this group. ...

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Question on "De facto" Standard definition for Enterprise Value (in relation to non-operating assets)

petesurfer

Hello, Sorry for the very basic questions, just started out with valuation. My first question, is there any standardizing body that gives a formal standard definition for Enterprise Value ?(regardless of the kind of entity, accounting, regulator, etc...FASB, IASB, SEC, etc..) I'm having trou...

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At a crossroads, which to choose?

axb1725

Hello fellow monkeys I am new to the community and seeking advice regarding two positions, one is a top fortune500 tool manufacturer (we'll call them ABC) and the other from UBS. I have a BSBA in Finance and just completed my Master of Science in Finance. I have about 1.5 yrs of prior work experienc...

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Emory Goizueta vs Boston College Carroll

Curtis Lee

Which of these school is better for IB and tech industries (especially in NYC or Toronto)? Excluding NYU and Columbia?...

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Corporate Development Internship Interview

WashBearLehBros

Hi All, I have a final round corporate development interview coming up. What are some technicals I need to know thoroughly? Thanks in advance!...

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Is it beneficial to learn a specific programming language even if that language isn't typically used at your firm?

geo488

I am currently an MS Finance student learning R for some of my courses. I am, however, not the most capable at R and was debating taking an R course in my free time to strengthen my skills before entering the workforce. However, it seems Python and other programming languages have much wider adoptio...

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Is Corp Dev (Biopharma/Biotech) -> FP&A (Tech) -> Corp Dev (Tech) a Reasonable Path?

Buy Side or Suicide

I graduated from a target school and was hired into an analyst role in the corp dev team at a SMid-cap biopharma. I was promoted to senior analyst recently and am now approaching the 2 year mark at my company. However, in the past year, the corp dev team has been de-prioritized relative to the R&D...

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What are some of the cushier roles in Corporate ($125-150K/year and ~45 hours/week average)?

bernie madoff

what types of roles are good/what should you shoot for if you are being honest with yourself and really only care for a middle-class lifestyle and value time >> money?...

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Virtual SuperDay at BNP Paribas

mhull4

I had a Virtual SuperDay for Finance & Tax with BNP Paribas two days ago. I received an invitation for the Superday Monday night and had it on a Wednesday. It consisted of two phone interviews. I have never heard of a Virtual/Phone SuperDay until this, and I was told I would hear back within a week....

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Unicorn Finance

jnbnhm1778

Currently working in FP&A at a unicorn company and thinking about looking for other opportunities. What kind of jobs could I get?...

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Forensics --> Valuations --> Corporate Finance?

frnzs95

I wanted to get people's opinions on potential career progression. I'm currently an associate at a Big4 in the forensics practice. I really love some of the work, but at the same time hate some of the work (compliance, look backs, etc.). I'm considering making a switch (ideally) to TAS - Valuations ...

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