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

Top EMEA Leveraged Finance franchise seeking an Associate

Location: London, England, United Kingdom

Salary: Investment Banking

A leading and dynamic EMEA Leveraged & Acquisition Finance franchise with a track record of success across HY bonds and Leveraged Loans is recruiting due to growth.

The group is a single platform providing debt financing for private equity clients and corporate clients.  Clients can range from a listed corporate client undertaking an acquisition of another corporate or a financial sponsor client undertaking a leveraged buyout or take private transaction.

This group has grown in prominence and has made a number of key senior hires in recent years, and continue to grow market share. 

Role Description

  • Development of client presentation, structuring and execution activities.
  • Cashflow & financial modelling
  • Benchmarking, comparables and analysis of company financial information, including credit metric statistics needed
  • Detailed credit analysis including due diligence and the management of the internal credit approval process
  • Preparation and support around the syndication of executed transactions (e.g. information memorandum and bank presentation preparation and roadshow materials)


Desired profile

  • Experience in Leveraged Finance   
  • Deep understanding of debt / leveraged finance products and the European leveraged finance capital markets
  • Strong communications skills – ability to interact confidently with banking professionals and clients
  • Team player
  • Ability to understand companies’ business models and credit analysis in general
  • Strong analytical skills and numerical abilities, including financial modelling
  • MBA or equivalent qualification.