Corporate Development Specialist

Operations · New York, New York
Department Operations
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Want to work at a fast-growing and award-winning fintech company? In our first two years, we’ve nearly tripled headcount and added two new asset classes to our cutting-edge platform for financial advisors. As a cloud-based company, we transitioned seamlessly into a socially-distanced workforce in 2020 and, with a pace that hasn’t slowed, we’re on the lookout for smart, passionate, and collaborative talent to join our remotely connected team.


Job Description
As a member of our newly created Corporate Development group, you will be responsible for working with business leaders and executive management to drive the growth of SIMON. You will lead efforts to understand and monitor the FinTech and WealthTech landscape and to identify and execute on strategic growth opportunities. The role mixes Corporate Development and Strategy with a multi-pronged mandate encompassing M&A, partnerships, and select organic initiatives.

This role will work extensively with our Management Team and will involve developing theses and supporting material that outline coherent, defensible, and compelling cases to corporate development initiatives.

What We’re Looking For

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Economics or related field or equivalent work experience
  • 5 + years of experience in Equity Research or Capital Markets preferred
  • Self-starter who takes initiative and completes all projects with high energy and ability to prioritize and take ownership
  • Ability to work in and be comfortable with fast paced and rapidly evolving environment
  • Expert financial analysis and modeling skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

We offer a competitive salary and benefits, the chance to work with a curated team of top-notch, highly creative talent, and a fun and agile work environment with many perks in the heart of New York City’s Chelsea district, but are operating remotely through at least summer 2021. 

Meet SIMON
SIMON Markets is a fast-growing and award-winning FinTech company, on the lookout for smart, collaborative talent to join our team.  

Originally founded within Goldman Sachs, SIMON Markets spun-out in December 2018 under the shared ownership and direction of seven leading financial institutions. Our team works to build transparency around complex, risk-managed financial products by way of a single, modern platform. Our platform provides financial advisors with access to multi-issuer solutions, a depth of educational tools, and advanced post-trade analysis that hasn’t before been possible.

By combining state-of-the art technology with the leadership of niche industry experts and an agile start-up mentality, SIMON is well-positioned to reshape our industry. We are leading the way in a space we helped create, we are passionate about pushing boundaries, and we are growing like crazy.

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  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Department
    Operations
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced