Financial Sponsors M&A - Associate 1 or 2

Goodman Masson
21 Jul 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type

Due to the close interaction with financial sponsors it is common for people to then move to the buy-side.

Role Description

?? Typical work includes a mix of execution and client coverage including: valuation, financial analysis, strategic analysis, due diligence, deal financing and process management

?? Provide M&A advice and financing when a private equity client acquires a company in an leveraged buyout

?? Maintain and update operating/ LBO model for clients and internal committees

?? Provide sponsors with advice as it relates to add-on acquisitions, divestitures, recapitalisations or restructurings for its portfolio companies

?? Provide sponsors with advice around exits; sale to another sponsor, sale to a strategic buyer or an IPO for their portfolio companies

Desired profile:

?? Experience of working within Investment Banking M&A or Sector Coverage Group, you will have gained extensive deal experience (with a leading bank, reputable boutique investment bank or an appropriate Big 4 team)

?? Distinctive academic record: consistently highly rated versus their peer group

?? Highly motivated with strong people skills, self-starter, good initiative

?? Strong numerical aptitude & ability to multitask and run complex financial models

?? Interest/ ability to work across sectors, products and geographies

?? Comfortable with client exposure from the outset

?? Excellent attention to detail