Director, Corporate Development Proofpoint
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED The position provides the opportunity to help build a strategic inorganic business development function. This is an excellent platform for corporate development professionals to play a prominent role in shaping the future of one of the most innovative security-as-a-service companies. Be a core member of the team that helps develop strategic plan of record, analyze and execute on acquisitions, equity investments and joint ventures.
Assist in building a pipeline for acquisition candidates
Research multiple sources for company, industry and market information
Analyze company financial statements
Prepare valuation analyses using various methodologies to triangulate on value
Lead business and financial due diligence activities on selected M&A targets
Quarterback a proposed transaction working with various internal departments and company executive management.
Outstanding individual and team performer in a leading corporate development role in a technology company
8 years of corporate development / M&A experience gained either in a corporate development function or an investment bank
Excellent spreadsheet and presentation development skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills (e) MBA from Top-tier school
Proofpoint, Inc. helps the largest and most successful companies in the world protect and govern their most sensitive data. Founded in 2002 by the former CTO of Netscape and headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, Proofpoint was funded by top Silicon Valley investors, including Benchmark Capital and Mohr Davidow Ventures before going public earlier this year.
Please note that Proofpoint does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Services Agreement, Proofpoint will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Proofpoint explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.
||892 Ross Drive |
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED