• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Credit Suisse -
  • 21 May 19

IBCM, Latam, ASO, NY

We Offer
Group Overview: Credit Suisse's Latin America Group covers clients throughout South America, Central America and the Caribbean. The Group is based in New York and has offices in Bogota, Buenos Aires, Lima, Santiago, Mexico City, Monterrey and Sao Paulo, with close to 80 bankers contributing their product and country expertise. As the region's premier M&A, Corporate Debt and Equity advisor, the group provides specialized and creative services to regional and multinational clients. The team is exposed to all industries and products, maintaining an even balance between local and cross-border deals that generate a variety of transactions from multi-billion dollar transactions with international corporations to divestitures of local companies.

Role: Investment Banking Associates work on a broad array of domestic and international transactions. Our bankers execute mergers and acquisitions, raise capital for clients, guide companies through financial restructuring, discuss strategic alternatives geared towards competitive growth, and provide other advisory services. As an associate you will work alongside some of the industry's best and brightest bankers and have exposure to senior people at a diverse set of companies. Our clients span all industries and regions, and through the coverage and deal teams, Associates get the chance to have high visibility, impact and recognition. Credit Suisse's Associates assume a high degree of responsibility for both project management and client relationship building through a wide array of activities.
Strong communication skills are needed to deliver investment views, trade ideas and potential business opportunities to senior coverage officers and clients. In this capacity, you will gain exposure to other groups within Emerging Markets including our fixed income traders, structuring and investment banking teams.
Associate responsibilities include:
  • Working with senior coverage officers to develop creative solutions for client companies
  • Building complex models that help companies understand how they are valued by the market
  • Following an industry to learn the key drivers and trends that influence companies' decisions
  • Helping management teams craft the storyline to position their companies for sale
  • Traveling with clients on road shows and with senior bankers on site visits
  • Building a network of colleagues both inside CS and outside that will strengthen your career throughout your professional life

You Offer
Interested candidates must have completed an MBA or equivalent graduate degree and have at least one year of Investment Banking Associate experience. Individuals who have completed a third year as an Investment Banking Analyst without getting an MBA are welcome to apply. Credit Suisse is noted for the diversity of its employees, and seeks candidates with a common set of abilities:
  • Fluency in Spanish
  • Demonstrated academic achievement, specifically in finance and accounting
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Takes initiative and highly motivated; able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a time sensitive environment.
  • Ability to multi-task with strong attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities
  • Solid interest in the financial sector
  • Excellent PC skills with deep understanding of Excel, Word and PowerPoint