12 March 2014
Leveraged Finance IB Analyst – NYC (Job ID 1776)
Jefferies, a major global securities and investment banking firm, has served companies and their investors for more than 50 years. Headquartered in New York City, with offices in more than 30 cities around the world, we provide clients with capital markets and financial advisory services, institutional brokerage, securities research and asset management. We also provide investors with fundamental research and trade execution in equity, equity-linked, and fixed income securities, including corporate bonds, high yield bonds, US government and agency securities, repo finance, mortgage- and asset-backed securities, municipal bonds, whole loans and emerging markets debt, as well as commodities and derivatives.
GROUP DESCRIPTION: Jefferies Leveraged Finance Group provides a full array of financing solutions for non-investment grade corporate clients and financial sponsors. Our Leveraged Finance professionals focus on originating, structuring, underwriting and executing debt financings (leveraged loans, high yield bonds, bridge financing and mezzanine debt), including leveraged buy-outs, re-financings, M&A transactions and restructurings. With professionals in the New York and London office, the Group offers clients a seamless global platform for non-investment grade debt financing solutions.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: As an Analyst in the Leveraged Finance group you will rapidly assume significant responsibilities including executing leverage finance transactions for financial sponsor and corporate clients, preparing and delivering client presentations, drafting marketing materials and participating in due diligence and drafting sessions and preparing and managing the delivery of internal deal memos. You will work on several projects simultaneously with teams of professionals, both within the group and across the firm, including Managing Directors, Vice Presidents and Associates, collaborating to develop and execute solutions to meet client needs.
Minimum Requirements/Screening Questions
• Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university AND at least 1 year of Investment Banking experience, or relevant sell-side, buy-side, or industry experience.
• Financial modeling coursework, training, or experience
• Live in New York or willing to relocate to NY?
• At least 1 year of experience in Leveraged Finance Investment Banking
• Series 79 and 63 licenses
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to manage a variety of transactions and projects simultaneously
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