IBCM Finance EMEA - Business Analyst # 106801

We Offer
The Investment Banking and Capital Markets Division (IBCM), assists clients across regions and industries in achieving their strategic and financing goals. IBCM offers best-in-class advisory, structuring and execution expertise to a broad range of corporate and financial sponsor clients. The Division has advised some of the world's largest companies on complex mergers and acquisitions as well as equity, debt and other capital raisings.

The IBCM Finance EMEA Business Analyst role is centred around assisting with a wide broad range of reporting, expense recovery, and invoicing processes for the Europe IBCM Division within CS. You will report to the AVP locally who in turn reports to a VP in London.

To understand the IBCM business, the role will have significant contact with a range of CS reporting functions (Payroll, CRES, Expense Management, Tax, Syndicate Accounting and Product Control). Additionally, the role benefits from direct exposure to IBCM Front Office clients and regular contact with the Global IBCM CFO team based in New York.

You will also gain an excellent grounding in understanding the key drivers of IBD's business, along with understanding the more wide-ranging month-end processes. Activities include:
  • Preparing a wide variety of MI information for IBCM Management in London that covers a number of aspects of business performance.
  • You assisting with the preparation of IBCM EMEA invoices for all Coverage and Product groups.
  • You ensure all appropriate expenses are considered for invoicing and communication on these matters to the IBCM Front office is seamless.
  • You monitoring EMEA's overall client expense recovery rates and identifying any significant issues.
  • You following up on any MI related queries.
  • You have ownership of various individual expense accounts e.g. Legal and Consulting.
  • You work closely with the IBCM CFO team (Globally and Locally), Product Control and Syndicate Accounting.
  • Ensuring adequate controls are in place to affirm data integrity and soundness of all financial deliverables.
  • You ensuring the EMEA IBCM weekly timesheet process is fully completed on a timely basis.
  • While this role is initially a junior level support role, a strong performer will have numerous opportunities to take on additional responsibilities and build a solid platform. This role will expose you to a breadth of issues across Investment Banking product groups and functional areas.

Credit Suisse maintains a Working Flexibility Policy, subject to the terms as set forth in the Credit Suisse United States Employment Handbook.

You Offer
  • Accounting/Finance degree preferred.
  • 2+ years experience; financial institution preferred; familiarity with Investment Banking helpful.
  • Strong Excel skills are definitely required. Experience of Business Objects also very useful.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Experience with Credit Suisse or similar systems helpful - (Essbase, Peoplesoft).
  • Ability to generate meaningful and practical analytics on specific areas of interest in timely and accurate manner.
  • Ability to multitask and operate effectively in tight deadline environment.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Ability to work earlier hours to overlap with London working hours.