Strategy and Corporate Development Analyst


We have a rare opportunity for an experienced Strategy and Corporate Development Analyst to join the team. This is a permanent, full time role based at our York Street office with the ability to also work flexibly from home. This position reports to a Strategy and Corporate Development Manager.

At Lion, we hold ourselves accountable for achieving results. We share the energy and stamina required to aim high, creating a growth culture we’re proud of. Together, we aim to position ourselves as market leaders by building distinctive brands people trust.

Lion has embarked on a significant and ambitious strategic transformation with a bold agenda to drive growth. This is both in our home markets of Australia and New Zealand as well as internationally with a strong focus on Europe, North America and Asia.

We are now seeking a talented Analyst to join the Strategy and Corporate Development team. The role is a versatile position and will be focused on supporting a wide range of strategic activities, including strategic planning, M&A, and other commercial projects.

In the role, you will take the lead on key elements of the recommendations, including delivering compelling recommendations that leverage your strong skillset in modelling, research, and due diligence to drive to the best outcomes. You will support senior leaders’ decision-making with robust analysis, research, strategic insights and disciplined project management.

You will gain wide exposure across our business units, geographies and functions including senior leadership, sales, marketing, finance, and supply chain. This is a great opportunity for someone with a strong track record in finance / investment banking / M&A / consulting to apply their exceptional communication, analytical, modelling and problem-solving skills in an organisation which is rapidly driving a growth agenda. You will feel comfortable with ambiguity, be prepared to stake and defend your hypotheses and position and relish the – at times – fast pace of the deal. This offers the potential over time to either continue to progress within our strategy and M&A team or to transition into a wide variety of roles in our business units.

Empower yourself to achieve - start a conversation with us today.


We have a rare opportunity for an experienced Strategy and Corporate Development Analyst to join the team. This is a permanent, full time role based at our York Street office with the ability to also work flexibly from home. This position reports to a Strategy and Corporate Development Manager.

At Lion, we hold ourselves accountable for achieving results. We share the energy and stamina required to aim high, creating a growth culture we’re proud of. Together, we aim to position ourselves as market leaders by building distinctive brands people trust.

Lion has embarked on a significant and ambitious strategic transformation with a bold agenda to drive growth. This is both in our home markets of Australia and New Zealand as well as internationally with a strong focus on Europe, North America and Asia.

We are now seeking a talented Analyst to join the Strategy and Corporate Development team. The role is a versatile position and will be focused on supporting a wide range of strategic activities, including strategic planning, M&A, and other commercial projects.

In the role, you will take the lead on key elements of the recommendations, including delivering compelling recommendations that leverage your strong skillset in modelling, research, and due diligence to drive to the best outcomes. You will support senior leaders’ decision-making with robust analysis, research, strategic insights and disciplined project management.

You will gain wide exposure across our business units, geographies and functions including senior leadership, sales, marketing, finance, and supply chain. This is a great opportunity for someone with a strong track record in finance / investment banking / M&A / consulting to apply their exceptional communication, analytical, modelling and problem-solving skills in an organisation which is rapidly driving a growth agenda. You will feel comfortable with ambiguity, be prepared to stake and defend your hypotheses and position and relish the – at times – fast pace of the deal. This offers the potential over time to either continue to progress within our strategy and M&A team or to transition into a wide variety of roles in our business units.

Empower yourself to achieve - start a conversation with us today.

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