Investment banking and corporate finance

Analyst, Debt advisory and Restructuring, Blue Chip advisory firm

We are now working with a blue chip advisory firm, who are looking for an Analyst in their Debt Advisory team. The role will comprise advising sponsors and leveraged corporates across Europe on primary debt financings, refinancings, restructurings and strategic financial reviews. You will get exposure to a wide range of debt products including bank loans, unitranche, bonds, subordinated instruments, IPO-financings, asset financings and venture debt. Deals are executed in small teams and the role provides the opportunity to be involved in every stage of the mandate from origination to execution. As an Analyst, you will be: - Working on a range of debt advisory projects with regular interaction with clients, banks, debt funds, lawyers, advisors, and others - Building and reviewing financial models for assessing the viability of transaction structures and determining appropriate debt levels - Preparing transaction related documents, including teasers, management presentations and overviews of financing options - Involvement in all stages of the financing process including direct exposure to C-level management and involvement in strategic discussions for debt financing options with the financial sponsor and/or management - Liaising with banks and debt funds to secure competitive financing packages - Conducting credit analysis including review of due diligence - Undertaking market and comparable transactions research Qualifications - Leveraged finance or accounting background from a top tier bank, lending business, advisory or corporate finance firm - Excellent communication and presentation skills - Fluency in English and one additional European language is a must - Ability to build financial models - Strong business acumen with a practical understanding of commercial terms and credit risk - Organisational and project management skills - Self-starting, intellectually curious and able to succeed in a fast paced and entrepreneurial environment