Associate - Investment Banking - Business Services
http://www3.stcinteractive.com/www2/jefferies/Adsec/index.html?sid=953067569 rage and securities research, as well as wealth and asset management. The firm provides a full range of investment banking services, including underwriting, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and recapitalization and other advisory services across the Americas, Europe and Asia. Jefferies is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jefferies Financial Group (NYSE:JEF), a diversified holding company.
POSITION: The Business Services team is actively looking for an experienced Associate in our New York office.
GROUP DESCRIPTION: Jefferies Business Services Group is part of the Global Industrials Group and provides a full suite of advisory and capital markets capabilities to clients across a number of sectors, including HR & Professional Services, Commercial & Residential Services, Business Process Outsourcing and Education Services.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Significant responsibilities related to pitching as well as executing advisory and capital markets transactions for a broad group of public and private clients based in the U.S. and internationally. These responsibilities will include the following:
Lead the execution of M&A as well as equity and debt financings and restructuring transactions
Supervise and direct junior bankers in the preparation of pitch books and live deal materials, including offering memoranda, confidential information memoranda, management presentations, lender presentations and prospectuses
Direct the preparation of financial and valuation analyses, including discounted cash flow, pro forma merger, precedent transaction and comparable companies analyses
Analyze business plans and participate in due diligence sessions
Develop client relationships through deal execution and pitching
These responsibilities afford direct and active interaction with the senior executive management teams of our clients. Qualifications
Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university AND 3+ years of Investment Banking or Equity Research experience
MBA degree (or equivalent graduate degree) from an accredited college or university AND 1-3 years of Investment Banking or Equity Research experience
Financial modeling coursework, training or experience
Strong technical, written and verbal communication skills
Ability to manage a variety of transactions and projects simultaneously
Resourceful self-starter, able to work autonomously and as team player
Prior experience within Business Services is desired, but not required
Live in New York or willing to relocate to New York