Insurance M&A Associate or VP - Global Investment Bank Insurance M&A Associate or VP - Global Investment  …

Goodman Masson
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 04 Apr 20
Goodman Masson
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 04 Apr 20
A leading Investment Bank is currently hiring into their strong European FIG M&A group and are targeting an Insurance specialist and a someone with a technical insurance background is required (Solvency II etc).

Someone with an Actuarial background is preferred (two senior members from the team successfully transitioned from actuarial work).

The European Insurance team is well respected and has 3 successful MD originators and is supoported by a lagre number of Analysts and Associates.


Key tasks

  • Assisting in execution of on-going deals within the group, e.g. M&A transactions, capital raising etc.
  • Supporting senior bankers delivering strategic advice to non-life and life clients
    • Strategic idea generation
    • Preparation of pitch book and discussion materials
    • Data analysis
    • Modelling (operating models, capital models, merger models, LBO, etc.)


Skills and qualifications

  • Distinctive academic record: consistently highly rated versus their peer group
  • Solid analytical skills, including ability to perform data analysis
  • Strong communications skills – ability to interact confidently with clients and banking professionals
  • Team work – experience of working in a project based environment with tight deadlines and as part of a broader team
  • Actuarial qualifications a plus

This represents an excellent opportunity to join an excellent FIG team and to be a part of a successful, and growing FIG platform. Part of the bank's philosophy is to empower employees and as a member of this team you should gain high levels of deal experience and client interaction.   

Company Overview

With a team of over 200 and growing every day, Goodman Masson is one of London’s specialist Finance and Technology recruitment businesses. Voted ‘Best Recruitment Company to Work For’ in 2018, our passion for what we do is clear.

Based in London, Düsseldorf and New York, we hold annual revenues exceeding £42 million. This includes Qualified & Part-Qualified / Transactional Finance, Actuarial & Investment Management, Audit, Banking Operations, Compliance & Financial Crime, Front Office, Housing Development, Information & Cyber Security, Technology, Digital & Data, Product Control & Valuations, Projects, Change & Transformation, Risk & Regulation, Tax and Treasury.

We also have a Solutions team who provide RPO, hybrid and volume recruitment services. Alongside this, Goodman Masson have developed an Executive Search team who focus on sourcing C-suite talent to fee earning Legal partners.