Analyst - Investment Banking - Power, Utilities and Infrastructure

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Jefferies
  • 21 Feb 19

Analyst - Investment Banking - Power, Utilities and Infrastructure

Jefferies, the world's only independent full-service global investment banking firm focused on serving clients for over 50 years, is a leader in providing insight, expertise and execution to investors, companies and governments. Our firm provides a full range of investment banking, sales, trading, research and strategy across the spectrum of equities, fixed income, and foreign exchange, as well as wealth management, in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Jefferies Group LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: JEF), a diversified financial services company.

POSITI ON: The Global Industrials Group is actively looking for an experienced analyst for our New York office to help support the Power, Utilities and Infrastructure coverage team. This industry vertical is an active sector with many private and public companies in the U.S. and internationally. The candidate will also have the opportunity to learn technical and coverage skills and will ultimately have the ability to call on private and public companies over the next several years.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Significant responsibilities related to pitching as well as executing advisory and capital markets transactions for a broad group of public and private clients. These responsibilities will include the following:

  • Assist in and lead the execution of M&A, restructuring and recapitalization transactions as well as equity and debt financings
  • Work with a team on the preparation of pitch books and live deal materials including offering memoranda, confidential information memoranda, management presentations, lender presentations, and prospectuses
  • Direct the preparation financial analyses to include valuation, discounted cash flow, pro forma merger, precedent transaction, and comparable companies analyses
  • Analyzing business plans and participating in due diligence sessions
  • Develop client relationships through deal execution and pitching
These responsibilities afford direct and active interaction with the senior executive management teams of our clients.

Qualifications
REQUIRED BACKGROUND
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and at least 1 year of Investment Banking experience, or relevant sell-side, buy-side, or consumer/product experience
  • Financial modeling coursework, training, or experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to manage a variety of transactions and projects simultaneously
  • Resourceful self-starter, able to work autonomously and as team player
  • Series 63 & 79 preferred