Senior Analyst, Business Strategy - 37918

at Northern Trust Company in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job Description


Senior Analyst, Business Strategy | Trust & Advisory Practice

Location: Willing to consider candidates in any U.S. city

Northern Trust Wealth Management is seeking to hire a Senior Analyst, Business Strategy for a dual-role supporting the Northern Trust Institute and Business Advisory Services teams. This is national role and will provide the candidate with the opportunity for career advancement within Northern Trust and exposure to senior leadership, local offices, business development initiatives, investment banking advisors and private business transactions.

Role Description

Support Northern Trust Wealth Management's Director of Business Services in building upon Northern Trust's expertise and resources across multiple disciplines to continue to deliver comprehensive and timely advice to Northern Trust's business owner and entrepreneur clients and their families. Specifically, the Senior Analyst, Business Strategy will assist the Director of Business Services in developing national strategies for strengthening our relationship with business owners and entrepreneurs, researching and developing thought leadership for articles and events, work closely with key office across the country on executing their specific strategic plans, and leading project initiatives to support the evolving needs of the Northern Trust Institute.

The Senior Analyst, Business Strategy will also support Northern Trust Wealth Management's Business Advisory Services (BAS) team. Business Advisory Services is a national M&A consulting team that provides advisory services to owners of privately-held companies to support them in preparing their businesses for a sale. BAS works with business owners, their management teams and, in many cases, other family members and advisors to develop succession, liquidity and exit plans, as well as to prepare for and execute strategic divestitures. Typically this includes supporting clients as they hire outside advisors such as investment banks, lawyers and accountants.

Responsibilities include:

Active participation in internal discussions around marketing, strategy, and execution of business plan nationally and for specific, high-growth markets

Helping to develop and maintain a comprehensive internal set of data metrics to quantify the impact of strategic initiatives

Developing presentations for internal discussions and external client meetings

Compiling key business owner data (e.g., transaction multiples, league tables) and remaining up to date on the latest news, topics and trends relevant to business owners

Helping to prepare external marketing materials, including case studies and tear sheets

Direct interaction with senior management and collaboration across Northern Trust teams (Banking, Fiduciary, Wealth Planning, Marketing, etc.)

Researching and preparing profiles on industries, companies, investment banks and other advisors in order to assist the team in identifying, evaluating and engaging transaction advisors

Advocate for and represent the Northern Trust Institute and Business Advisory Services internally to Wealth Management partners and externally to potential clients and industry professionals

Lead due diligence discussions with private business executives to quickly understand business operations and financial profiles of private businesses in order to draft executive summaries on the businesses we engage

Maintaining transaction logs and other databases (e.g., SalesForce) throughout the transaction process...

Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity

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Job Posting: 10956006

Posted On: May 24, 2023

Updated On: Jun 23, 2023

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