The firm is looking for an experienced investment banking analyst/associate to support senior bankers
Sell-side investment banking assignments -- write memoranda, build financial models, identify potential buyers, help manage the M&A and due diligence process, and drive successful deals
Buy-side investment banking assignments -- identify acquisition candidates that fit the buyers' strategy, qualify potential targets, build financial models, help manage the M&A and due diligence process, and drive successful deals
1-3 years of investment banking, with a significant focus on mergers and acquisitions and/or 1-3 years of accounting, with a significant focus on transaction services Experience in the education, media or software industry a plus but not a requirement Strong communication and presentation skills
Drive and energy to work hard and achieve success in an entrepreneurial environment Bachelor's degree from a top-tier university with minimum GPA of 3.5 Self-starter, someone who thrives in producing in an un-structured environment
Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
Compensation is highly competitive with salary, and bonus. This is a high-growth career development path, and a fast track to becoming a Senior Associate and/or Vice President.
1 to 2 years
A leading provider of investment banking and strategy consulting services to the global knowledge sector. The firm has offices in Stamford (CT) and Boston (MA), and has a team of experienced bankers and consultants who deliver a unique spectrum of services from mergers and acquisitions and capital markets access to strategy development that helps companies, organizations, and investors navigate the education, media, and information markets. The working environment is both collegial and entrepreneurial and is team oriented. Employees are given substantial responsibility and are encouraged to help grow the business. The ideal candidate should be motivated, creative, outgoing and possess strong skills in financial analysis. Candidates must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.