Investment Banking Associate Investment Banking Associate …

Brown Gibbons Lang
in Cleveland, OH, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Brown Gibbons Lang
in Cleveland, OH, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Brown Gibbons Lang & Company (BGL) has been growing 20% per year for the past couple of years and we are adding Associates to our team in Cleveland, OH. BGL Associates have a strategic position and will oversee the preparation of financial analyses, conduct due diligence, develop offering presentation materials, and participate in the structuring and execution of a wide variety of transactions. Associates assume an integral role in transaction execution and client interaction, as well as participation in marketing efforts and identifying prospective clients. It is a strategic role that requires execution on M&A deals.

Associate Responsibilities:
BGL Associates enjoy a high level of involvement at every stage of the transaction and frequently interact with senior level bankers and management of client companies. They are active contributors during every phase of the transaction process and are integral to each transaction team. Additionally, Associates work closely with senior bankers to assist with their new business efforts.

Associates act as primary processors of transactions and proposals. Associates master all aspects of transaction execution, including new business presentations, financial modeling and analysis, industry research, and preparation of other written materials.

Associates are required to have the ability to work on two to three transactions at any one time. As they become more experienced, Associates will be expected to manage transactions along with senior bankers and help coordinate the activities of team members, clients, attorneys, and accountants and develop Analysts.
Job Responsibilities:

  • Supporting senior bankers in transaction execution and client management
  • Performing financial analysis
  • Identifying potential investors, buyers, acquisition targets or merger partners
  • Conducting industry research
  • Participating in new business development
  • Cultivating analyst development

Associate Qualifications:
Candidates for this position should be dynamic, highly-motivated individuals with a sincere enjoyment of their work and should demonstrate a commitment to excellence in all tasks and to the growth of the firm as a leader in the middle market.
Successful candidates possess the following characteristics:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Two or more years of previous experience in Investment Banking
  • Outstanding academic record
  • Strong accounting and financial modeling knowledge and experience
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ambitious team player with commitment to excellence