Eaton is currently seeking a CorporateDevelopment & Planning Associate to join our team. This position is basedat our Beachwood, Ohio facilityPrimary Function:The primary function ofthis position is to actively contribute to Eatons corporate development andcorporate strategy initiatives. These activities shape some of thecompanys biggest decisions and require thought leadership and strong financialacumen, strategic thinking, and communication skills.Essential Functions:+ Conducts analysis to understand and frame thinking onkey strategic issues to drive strategy for the entire corporation+ Studies companies / markets / industries and assessesattractiveness to determine areas for acquisition or divestiture andrecommends appropriate action+ Leads industry analysis and target identification+ Develops compelling materials to advance and/oradvocate our corporate strategy+ Develops financial models for valuations, benchmarking,and planning purposes+ Supports presentation of valuation and strategy work tosenior leadership+ Performs detailed valuations on acquisition /divestiture opportunities+ Leads due diligence efforts across corporate functionaland business operating teams+ Supports contract negotiations+ Supports transition plan to integration teamsQualificationsBasic Qualifications+ Master of BusinessAdministration (MBA) from an accredited university+ Must be legallyauthorized to work in the United States without sponsorshipPreferred Requirements+ Top tier MBA stronglypreferred+ 1 year or more ofpost-MBA work experience in corporate development, corporate strategicplanning, consulting or investment bankingPosition Criteria+ Demonstrated ability tocomplete complex financial analysis+ Demonstrated advancedstrategic agility and business acumen+ Demonstrated workingknowledge of valuation models and methodologies+ Demonstrated trackrecord of project leadership skills and experienceWe make what matters work. Everywhere you lookfrom the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every dayyoull find one thing in common. It all relies on power. Thats why Eaton is dedicated to improving peoples lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters.We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. Were ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and were committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.Job: Development PlanningRegion: North America US/Puerto RicoOrganization: Corporate SectorJob Level: Individual ContributorSchedule: Full-timeIs remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: NoDoes this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring country onlyTravel: NoEaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.