The Jefferies Technology Group provides a full suite of advisory and capital markets capabilities to clients across a number of sectors, including semiconductors & electronics, software, internet, communications technology, etc. The Global Technology Group consists of a team of over 130 professionals focused on providing services to clients in these industries in North America, Europe and Asia.
POSITION: The Global Technology team is actively looking for an Associate for our San Francisco office to help support the semiconductors & electronics coverage efforts there. This position will support our senior banker and will work on a variety of transactions including M&A, leveraged finance, public equities and other advisory services.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: As an Associate in the Technology Group, you will rapidly assume significant responsibilities related to pitching for and executing advisory and capital markets transactions for a broad group of public and private clients. These responsibilities will include the following:
These responsibilities afford direct and active interaction with the senior executive management teams of our clients as well as senior bankers at Jefferies. Associates in the Global Technology Group are expected to attend and participate in client meetings and contribute to building and maintaining client relationships.
Either (i) a Masters in Business Administration and investment banking experience; or (ii) an undergraduate degree and 3+ years of investment banking experience .
Strong technical, written and verbal communication skills.
Strong valuation skills and significant valuation experience.
Live in San Francisco or willing to relocate
Familiarity with investment banking transaction processes.
Ability to manage a variety of transactions and projects simultaneously .
Resourceful self-starter, able to work autonomously and as team player .
Helpful but not required: A background in technology, such as technology banking or consulting, or an undergraduate degree and/or work experience in a technology/engineering field.