Our client is a market leading Debt Advisory team. They advise clients, particularly private equity, on the arranging of debt for event driven situations, acquisitions and refinancings. They're part of a wider mid-market focussed corporate finance advisory business, which is helpful in the positioning of this team. In spite of being a well established team with excellent track record, they offer awesome opportunities for upwards progression.
Following an exceptionally busy year and due to space at this level, they have a need to hire an Associate into their team. Junior and mid-level team members are given early responsibility, and this person would expect to be involved early on in interesting execution work as well as assisting senior team members in origination.
The desired candidate should have strong LBO modelling skills, an undersatnding of company balance sheets and an interest in the capital markets.
A knowledge of the European loan / high yield market would be an advantage
Energy, enthusiasm and ambition is essential.
The ability to interact confidently with others, both externally with clients and in a collaborative team setting will be key.
Ability to work with senior people at a broad range of clients; down to earth personality, credibility and gravitas.