Analyst - Sports Management Consulting - Manhattan Beach , California, United States, 90266

A division of leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA), CAA ICON is the world's-leading owners representative and strategic management consulting firm for public and private sports and entertainment facility owners/operators, professional franchises, and leagues. With more than 50 sports, entertainment, and public assembly projects and over 1,000 consulting engagements, CAA ICON has managed the development of many of the most successful venues around the world, spanning 11 professional sports leagues, totaling nearly $20 billion. CAA ICON offers world-class service in the areas of project management, strategic advisory, feasibility and planning, and beyond. Summary CAA ICON is seeking a well-qualified Analyst to join our Strategic Advisory group in Manhattan Beach, CA. The Strategic Advisory division provides services in the following major areas: Venue Advisory; Valuation; and Transaction Due Diligence. To be successful in this role, you must be strong in data research/analysis, financial modeling and critical thinking. Responsibilities Perform strategic planning analysis for sports industry clients Complete the following analyses on stadium and arena development projects: Market/Financial Feasibility Financing Plans Negotiation Advisory/Support Economic/Fiscal Impact Studies Create professional reports to present to clients Data collection and analysis Transaction due diligence for acquisitions and dispositions Valuation and appraisals for sports team, leagues, stadiums and arenas Support for litigation and expert witness testimony Management/operations reviews and benchmarking Research studies within the sports industry Partner with other Strategic Advisory team members in business development Quality control of client reports to ensure accuracy Additional consulting services as needed Requirements Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, or Sports Management or related experience 2 years of experience in cash flow modeling, finance, market research, valuation, and preparation of reports/presentations Experience in the one or more of the following industry strongly preferred: Sports, Consulting, Real Estate, Banking or Accounting Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite. Must be proficient with the following in MS Excel: complex functions/formulas, various formatting techniques, database sorting/filtering, macros and overall skill when assembling, analyzing and presenting data Exceptional communication and organizational skills Multi-tasking and the ability to problem solve and master new concepts Committed to a first-class experience for our Clients Ability to prioritize workload under time constraints and work effectively as a team player Detail oriented mindset with a positive "can-do" attitude Strong work ethic and attention to detail