Cross-Border M&A, Associate Cross-Border M&A, Associate …

Mizuho Bank
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 18 Feb 20
Mizuho Bank
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 18 Feb 20
Cross-Border M&A, Associate
Cross-border M&A Team

The Cross-border M&A Team offers strategic advisory services to US and Japanese multinational corporations and financial institutions. We support clients with advisory services in cross-border mergers and acquisitions transactions, financial structuring and corporate strategy.

Job Summary :

The Cross-border M&A team is seeking an exceptional Associate candidate to join the Cross-border M&A Team to take part in advising clients mainly on the execution of Japan - US transactions.

Associates are assigned to a variety of projects and are given a broad range of responsibilities, some of which include:
  • Manage key functions throughout the M&A transaction execution process while being responsible for several projects concurrently
  • Work effectively with senior bankers and analysts to provide client relationship support
  • Develop detailed analysis and financial models used for valuation purposes
  • Prepare confidential offering memoranda, management presentations and board presentations
  • Develop various industry analysis, including market trends, key growth drivers and industry dynamics
  • Lead due diligence processes and actively participate in the negotiations of legal documentation
  • Create pitch books and related client materials for origination efforts
  • Prepare detailed company profiles and analysis, and compile and maintain databases
  • Other such duties, responsibilities and authority to be determined

Qualifications :

The successful candidate will possess or demonstrate the following personal and professional attributes:
  • Masters' or Bachelors' degree in related field
  • 3.2 GPA minimum required
  • 1-2 years of experience in an Investment Banking or similar role
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills with specific ability to communicate concepts and ideas concisely to defend validity
  • Strong financial modeling/valuation and analytical skills
  • Ability to comfortably interact with clients in a professional manner
  • Outstanding ethics, integrity, and judgment
  • Comfort in and commitment to strong teamwork environment
  • Highly organized, detail oriented and proactive
  • Excellent Excel and PowerPoint skills and preferably experience with Capital IQ, Factset, Thomson One, Bloomberg

Company Overview
Mizuho Americas is a leading financial institution comprising several legal entities, which together offer clients corporate and investment banking, financing, securities, treasury services, asset management, research and more. Mizuho's operations in the Americas connect a broad client base of major corporations, financial institutions and public sector groups to local markets and a vast global network. Mizuho Americas is an integral part of the Japan-based Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: MFG), which is comprised of offices in nearly 40 countries, approximately 60,000 employees, and assets of more than USD 1.8 trillion. Learn more at

Mizuho offers a competitive total rewards package.
We are an EEO Employer - M/F/Disability/Veteran.