Corporate Development Associate at Brighte

GEO, Full Time, Permanent, Sydney, NSW sydney full-time
Posted 16 days ago

Brighter Together

At Brighte, we believe every Australian deserves access to a sustainable and comfortable home. How do we help Australian’s achieve this? We build innovative mobile and web platforms, responsible and seamless financial solutions, and relationships with customers and vendors that last. Our addressable market is massive and rooted in a positive mission that empowers Australian’s and the growing and critically important sustainability market. 

We have been recognised for our incredible work in diversity and inclusion and have a leadership team that is passionate about building a high-performing culture where people feel a sense of belonging. If you’re keen to work for a mission-driven company, with smart people who live and breathe Brighte’s values, have a read below.

The Role
We are looking for a Corporate Development Associate to join our growing Corporate Development team. In this role you will be responsible for corporate development projects and drive growth opportunities. You will report into the Corporate Development Manager and Head of New Markets & Corporate Development. Corporate development initiatives will span fundraising, M&A, investor relations, new product lines and market expansion activities to identify overall opportunities for the business.

What You Will Do

  • Work with broader corporate development team, including Head of New Markets & Corporate Development and Chief Financial Officer on general commercial activities and special projects
  • Research, identify and explore new target markets for Brighte and presenting findings to C-suite, board and investors
  • Identify and explore M&A opportunities across both group and product level
  • Identify and build business cases for technology investments and execute and manage potential strategic transactions
  • Build analytical and forecast models that utilise both financial and non financial data
  • Management and execution of our due diligence process
  • Drafting presentations, papers and other related materials for management,C Suite and investors
  • Assisting with debt and equity funding requirements of Brighte as we scale as a business
  • Consulting with the management team to develop long-term commercial plans an assist the Corporate Development team members with fundraising activities and communication with existing investors
  • Working with Corporate Development and Legal team to assist with regulatory considerations associated with new products and growth markets
  • Provide information to management by assembling and summarising data, preparing reports and conducting presentations of findings, analyses, recommendations and opportunities for value
  • Who You Are

  • You have strong experience within a management consulting, investment banking or corporate strategy role
  • You have project management experience. Specifically, execution/delivery of corporate transactions or strategy
  • You have financial modelling experience and understanding of financial statements
  • You are self-motivated, driven, highly organised and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • You have excellent analytical thinking, attention to detail and ability to drive results
  • Why Brighte

  • Brighte is a high-growth start-up at the intersection of the energy transition and fintech where you’ll have the opportunity to solve complex problems.
  • Employee Share Options. We want to build a successful company which means sharing the potential upside together.
  • Flexible working. It's all about balance so feel free to work from home when you need to.
  • Generous Parental Leave Policy. We couldn't get where we are today without our families.
  • Diversity and Inclusion. Winning Best Workplace Diversity award at the 2020 Finnies.
  • Employee Assistance Program. We confidential financial, work, relationship, or wellbeing support.
  • Recognition and Reward Brighte Stars Program. We drive a culture of recognition and celebration by shining a light on our accomplishments and everyday victories.
  • We’re a high performing team and proud to be backed by investors who believe in our mission and the opportunity we have ahead of us. Airtree Ventures, Mike Cannon-Brookes’ Grok Investments, Kim Jackson and Scott Farquhar’s Skip Capital as well as Qualgro Partners continue to help us scale our teams and products. 

    We’re recognised as one of Australia’s leading fintech companies, having been ranked the 6th fastest growing Technology Business in Australia in the Deloitte Fast 50/500 (2020) and winning the inaugural Finder Green Award (2020). We’ve also been recognised as a leading FinTech by the Australian Financial Review, Fintech Business Awards and KPMG.