Director, M&A Integration

Boston, MA

DraftKings Inc. (Nasdaq: DKNG) is a digital sports entertainment and gaming company. It’s simple, at DraftKings, we believe life’s more alive with skin in the game. For that reason, we’re committed to responsibly creating the world’s favorite games and betting experiences. Headquartered in Boston, MA, with offices around the globe, we believe we can continue to define what it means to be a technology company in sports entertainment. We love what we do, and think you will too.

Lead integrations of potential acquisitions as we revolutionize the sports entertainment industry.
We’re growing rapidly and are searching for a Director of M&A Integration to lead integration efforts and define an overall integration thesis and plan while partnering with cross-functional leadership. When you join our team, you will own the integration plan execution and lead risk identification and mitigation. If you have a strong analytical foundation and the ability to manage and influence cross-functionally, we think you’ll be a great fit at DraftKings.

What you’ll do as a Director of M&A Integration:

  • Develop overall integration strategy and translate into needs of the business.
  • Define, track, and communicate integration goals.
  • Partner with functional leads to ensure successful integration.
  • Actively manage integration risks by identifying cross-functional issues and dependencies and creating effective solutions.
  • Communicate frequently and effectively with senior leadership on the Strategic Initiatives team and DraftKings executive team, focusing on most critical business issues and proposing solutions for identified problems.
  • Ensure integration is aligned with DraftKings’ overall strategic priorities through frequent assessment of goals and progress.

What skills you will use:

  • 8+ years of related professional experience (such as corporate development, corporate strategy, consulting, finance).
  • Experience in or around M&A transactions and integration planning and execution (either as an advisor or in-house).
  • Understanding of and ability to resolve complex business issues.
  • Strong analytical background and ability to manage analysts.
  • Strong organization and process management.
  • Ability to work independently while being guided by a senior integration leader
  • Willingness to travel as needed.
  • Prior experience in corporate development or M&A integration at a fast-growing technology company is a plus.

Who are we a good fit for?
We love working with talented people but more than that, we seek out compassionate co-workers with a collaborative spirit. Our work moves quickly and we’re great at coming together to find creative solutions to some of tech’s most interesting problems. If that sounds good to you, join us.

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