TITLE: Investment Banking Associate
REPORTS TO: Managing Director
TOP 3 REQUIREMENTS:
- Quality-minded individual with excellent verbal and written communication skills, outstanding interpersonal skills, and strong financial mind.
- Proven ability to work in a fluid, dynamic, team-oriented environment and to meet extremely aggressive deadlines while maintaining a positive, even demeanor and temperament.
- Must possess ability to resolve issues in a collegial, constructive manner.
EDUCATION: Business and Economics majors from top schools with strong backgrounds in finance and/or accounting, or other majors with strong undergraduate GPAs.
EXPERIENCE: 2 to 4 years of investment banking experience are needed. Completion of an investment banking program is definitely required.
JOB SPECIFICATIONS: Unique opportunity for candidates with a mix of private equity and/or investment banking experience to develop transaction analysis and deal execution experience in an entrepreneurial environment. Candidate will be responsible for assisting senior members of the firm with analyzing and executing transactions, developing firm and deal strategies, and preparing presentation materials.
- Financial modeling
- Valuation analysis
- Market research
- Extensive client interaction
- Responsibilities will grow quickly and commensurately with experience and abilities
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Successful candidates should possess initiative, integrity, enthusiasm, creativity and a strong desire to learn all facets of the business. Must be able to demonstrate superior analytical and problem solving abilities, understanding of financial statements, and strong modeling skills. Outstanding written and verbal communication skills are essential. Must be able to concisely articulate thoughts and ideas. Good general business acumen with common sense approach to problem solving is critical.
COMPENSATION: Competitive compensation package commensurate with experience. Includes generous bonus plan based on company and individual performance.
CLIENT INFORMATION: Our client is a boutique investment banking firm headquartered in San Francisco. The firm specializes in media and telecom transactions, and provides the following services to its clients: M&A advisory; private equity & debt raises; financial and strategic advisory services; and valuations & appraisals. Founded in 1987, the firm has offices in San Francisco, Kansas City, Denver, and Boston, and has completed over $1.5 billion in transactions. Please contact Steve Flynn at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions regarding this opportunity. If you are ready to apply, please register and apply to Job #163 on our website.