Senior Analyst – Business Development

 Fanatics - Company site
 August 4, 2022
 Remote - USA
Company Overview
 
Fanatics is building a leading global digital sports platform to ignite and harness the passions of fans and maximize the presence and reach for hundreds of partners globally. Optimizing these long-standing partnerships, a database of more than 80 million global consumers and a trusted, recognizable brand name, Fanatics is expanding beyond its position as a global leader for licensed sports merchandise to now becoming a next-gen digital sports platform, featuring an array of offerings for fans across the sports ecosystem.
 
The Fanatics family of companies currently includes Fanatics Commerce, a vertically-integrated licensed merchandise business that has changed the way fans purchase their favorite team apparel, jerseys, headwear and hardgoods through a tech-infused approach to making and quickly distributing fan gear in today’s 24/7 mobile-first economy; Candy Digital, a digital collectibles company that is partnering with prominent sports properties, including MLB and MLBPA, to build an official NFT ecosystem; Fanatics Collectibles, through Topps as a cornerstone of the business, building a new model for the collectibles and trading cards hobby with top leagues and players association partners; and Fanatics Betting & Gaming, a mobile betting, gaming and retail sportsbook platform. Fanatics’ partners include all major professional sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, MLS, PGA) and hundreds of collegiate and professional teams, which include several of the biggest global soccer clubs.
 
As a market leader with more than 9,000 employees, and hundreds of partners, suppliers, and vendors worldwide, we take responsibility for driving toward more ethical and sustainable practices. We are committed to building an inclusive Fanatics community, reflecting and representing society at every level of the business, including our employees, vendors, partners and fans. Fanatics is also dedicated to making a positive impact in the communities where we all live, work, and play through strategic philanthropic initiatives.
 
At Fanatics, we’re a diverse, passionate group of employees aiming to ignite pride and passion in the fans we outfit, celebrate and support.  We recognize that diversity helps drive and foster innovation, and through our IDEA program (inclusion, diversity, equality and advocacy) at Fanatics we provide employees with tools and resources to feel connected and engaged in who they are and what they do to support the ultimate fan experience.
www.fanaticsinc.com 
Sr. Business Development Analyst
Key Responsibilities:
•Responsible for supporting all aspects of business and corporate development efforts on a global basis.
•Assist senior members of the Business development team in all stages of the sales process including product and market research, organizing target lists of potential new customers, and sales process management.
•Create and build pro-forma models to support business development and corporate development opportunities. 
•Conduct industry and company-specific due-diligence related to transactions
•Work collaboratively across teams to create financial and economic analysis that can be presented to senior leaders 
•Work with global business development partners to construct and manage deal pipeline.
•Assist and help strengthen the company’s CRM efforts and other client databases.
•Assist the business development team with ad hoc requests and research in preparation for customer meetings / sales pitches.
•Coordinate with finance and legal teams to organize, document, and scale business development agreements including contract terms, rights, and obligations.
Role qualifications:
•Proven financial modeling ability, including valuation and M&A analysis.
•Advanced technical and quantitative skills suited to economic and financial research, and strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.
•Curiosity to explore and a mind-set to deal with ambiguities. Critical thinker.
•Communication skills and the ability to collaborate and work across teams.
•Someone who is detail oriented and can both work independently while confident enough to ask questions and manage working in a fast-paced environment with tight time constraints.
•Familiarity and knowledge of CRM tools and systems.
Preferred:
•5+ years of experience working in investment banking, data analytics, FP&A or in support of business development efforts in a fast paced, data driven environment.
•CFA, MBA, or in-process to achieving.
•Experience in royalty and revenue sharing industries.
Things We Care About
·         Your career growth, your ideas, your work-life balance, and your well-being.
·         Diversity and Inclusion
·         Our Company Culture and Values
·         Providing outstanding Company Perks and Benefits
Tryouts are open at Fanatics! Our team is passionate, talented, unified, and charged with creating the fan experience of tomorrow. The ball is in your court now.
Ensure your Fanatics job offer is legitimate and don’t fall victim to fraud.  Fanatics never seeks payment from job applicants.  Fanatics recruiters will only reach out to applicants from an @fanatics.com or @fanatics.co.uk email address.  For added security, where possible, apply through our company website at www.fanaticsinc.com/careers
Fanatics is committed to responsible planning and purchasing (RPP) practices, working with its business partners across its global and multi-layered supply chain, to ensure that planning, sourcing, and purchasing decisions, along with other supporting processes, do not impede or conflict with the fulfillment of Fanatics’ fair labor practices.
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