• High
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goodman Masson
  • 2019-04-22

M&A Analyst, Consumer & Retail Investment Banking

Location: London, England, United Kingdom

Salary: High

A top global investment bank is expanding it's Consumer & Retail team and is keen to hire an Analyst. This is a highly regarded EMEA CRG franchise.

Role description:

  • Typical work includes a mix of execution and client coverage including: financial analysis, financial due diligence, process management and client deal team interaction
  • Examining the strategic and financial merits of proposed transactions for marketing purposes
  • Constructing economic models and performing financial analysis of companies and assets
  • Working within a team assisting seniors in preparing marketing materials, information memoranda and data rooms, and co-ordinating the team’s (transaction) processes
  • Supporting cross-business development initiatives and executing live transactions to include: in-depth market research (e.g. identification of acquirers/targets, transactions, market activity); detailed company profiling and analysis; compiling and managing databases; assisting with production of client presentations and documents (e.g. pitch books, process timetables and letters, valuation materials, etc.)
  • Involvement in client meetings and on client calls
  • Broad engagement across teams / groups, for example:  M&A, Leverage Financed, Financial Sponsors, DCM, ECM

Desired profile:

  • A proven background in Corporate Finance from either bank or boutique advisory firm.  Consumer & Retail deal experience is advantageous, but not a requirement 
  • Strong communications skills: ability to interact confidently with banking professionals and clients
  • Outstanding analytical skills, including ability to perform data analysis
  • Team player