Associate - Leveraged Finance (f/m/d) Associate - Leveraged Finance (f/m/d) …

Crédit Agricole CIB – Corporate and Investmentbank
in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany
Permanent, Full time
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in line with the market
Crédit Agricole CIB – Corporate and Investmentbank
in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
in line with the market
Crédit Agricole CIB is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Crédit Agricole Group, the 13th largest bank worldwide measured by the core capital quota (The Banker, July 2018). The Bank offers its clients a comprehensive range of products and services in capital markets, investment banking, structured finance and corporate banking, structured around six major divisions:
  • Global Coverage & Investment Banking
  • International Trade & Transaction Banking
  • Structured Finance
  • Global Markets
  • Debt Optimisation & Distribution

The Bank provides support to clients in large international markets through its network with a presence in major countries in Europe, America, Asia Pacific and Middle East and North Africa.

Crédit Agricole CIB is a leading international leverage debt provider and ranks among the top players in the high yield Bond market. The Leveraged and Telecom Finance Group (LTFG) business line covers all aspects of debt financing from origination, to structuring, syndication and secondary trading. Present in Europe (Paris, London, Frankfurt, Milan and Madrid) and in Asia (Tokyo, Hong Kong and Sydney), LTFG provides private equity funds (below investment grade clients) with a tailor-made range of services through its leveraged loan products. For the German Structured / Leveraged Finance department (Leveraged and Telecom Finance Group) we are looking for a

Associate - Leveraged Finance (f/m/d)

Your missions:

  • Actively participate in the origination and execution of new Leveraged Buy Out deals
    • Analysis of new transactions including research and evaluation of Information Memoranda, due diligence reports as well as participation in management presentations
    • Preparation of credit papers and presentation of the risk assessment internally
    • Preparation of cash flow models incl. various sensitivities
    • Assistance in the syndication of transactions (including preparation of an information memorandum)
  • Responsibility for the credit management of designated portfolio files
    • Monitoring the performance of assigned companies through analysis of financial reports, performing annual reviews and updating risk monitoring sheets
    • Screening of business opportunities arising from potential refinancings or exits of portfolio companies​
  • Execution of marketing activities within the context of maintaining and extending business relationships, including the preparation of marketing pitches, client presentations, etc.

What we are looking for:

  • Graduate Degree in business administration, economics, finance, accounting or related field
  • Min. 2 years of experience working in an Acquisition Finance / Structured Finance / Corporate Finance division of a corporate and investment bank
  • Knowledge of private equity investments, corporate finance and credit analysis
  • Basic knowledge of capital market products and syndications as well as of loan documentation
  • Elaborated analytical and financial modelling skills
  • Strong communication skills and ability to cooperate and work across all levels of an international organization
  • Ability to work under pressure on several transactions with different priorities and tight project deadlines
  • Excellent language skills in German and English; further languages would be a plus
  • Team orientation, strong attitude, motivation and eagerness to learn

What we offer:

We offer a permanent employment contract, 30 days of holidays and a salary in line with market standards. Ambitious candidates who want to support our business lines and be part of CACIB Germany will get the chance experience an international environment. Moreover, we offer a range of benefits:

  • Job Ticket for Frankfurt public transportation
  • Fitness allowance
  • Flat hierarchies and team work
  • Amicable and supportive colleagues with a variety of competencies across a wide range of expertise
  • Company events
  • Lunch vouchers & free coffee, tea and water

Are you interested?

To join of our team in the German office in Frankfurt, please indicate your possible start date, duration, reference no 2019-41485 and apply online. We look forward to receiving your application in English including your motivation letter, CV and transcripts!