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Senior Project Manager Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)*
Mainz, DE-RP, Germany

Unlimited contract



Are you interested in evaluating businesses, identifying development opportunities and shaping the future commercial trajectory all in one?
You want to actively support our worldwide growth to make us even more successful?
Then SCHOTT is the right place!
To strengthen our team we are looking for a Senior Project Manager Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) at our headquarter in Mainz. The M&A department acts as an integral part and contributor to achieve SCHOTT’s Growth Aspirations.

Your Contribution
You will be responsible for end to end management of complex and strategically important M&A projects on a group and business unit level ranging from Joint Ventures to Buy-side and Sell-side projects:
Managing all aspects of transactions including the coordination of all work streams with internal and external stakeholders
Conducting thorough business and financial analysis as well as proper documentation
Identifying and analyzing targets supporting the pipelining management and projects’ success tracking
Coordinating due diligence exercises
Leading contract negotiations in close cooperation with different departments (legal, compliance, tax…)
Initializing approval request documentation and coordination of project approval processes
Supporting PMO processes

Your Qualifications
You successfully completed a University degree in economics, ideally with a focus on finance or accounting. A technical or scientific focus will also be considered
You gained a minimum of five years of experience in the field of leading M&A projects , preferably in a comparable position within a company, investment bank or corporate finance department of an audit company
You feel comfortable to work in an environment with multiple interests where you can proof your ability to navigate the projects under urgent and sensitive circumstances
You are capable of successfully handling multiple projects simultaneously and executing them to completion
You show excellent analytical and project management skills as well as an entrepreneurial mindset paired with strong interpersonal and leadership skills
You show a confident appearance, high team spirit and excellent English, as well as solid German skills
Your willingness to travel internationally round off you profile

At SCHOTT, you can expect a unique corporate culture where we emphasize equity, diversity and inclusion. We know: motivated and committed employees are the condition for the success of our company.
Subsidized pension plan
Medical, Dental and Vision coverage
Flexible working hours
Free Parking

Please feel free to contact us
We’re looking forward to your application

Babett Friederike Sternstein


*At SCHOTT, it’s your personality that counts – not your gender, your identity, or origin.

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