Associate - Munich office

We are recruiting an Associate to support the growing activity of our Corporate Finance Department in Munich.

Position: Associate
Start Date: As soon as possible
Location: Munich Office
Compensation: Competitive salary + bonus based on individual contribution and transaction success

Our Corporate Finance Department focuses on the Technology, Media, Telecoms, Healthcare, Smart Industries, Specialty Retail and Business Services. Through its Corporate Finance practice, Bryan, Garnier & Co has become a leader in advising European growth companies on strategic finance transactions such as M&A, ECM, LBOs, private placements and other strategic transactions.

The team is made up of seasoned investment bankers from a broad variety of backgrounds.

We are recruiting an Associate to support the growing activity of our Corporate Finance Department in Munich.

Job description:

Bryan, Garnier & Co requires that Associates assume high levels of responsibility immediately. As one of the principal client contacts during a transaction, an Associate coordinates the process, from initial meeting with senior management to working closely with senior professionals to negotiating mandates. This generally involves meeting with CEOs, CFOs and corporate development executives of public and private companies, preparing and delivering client presentations and managing a team of analysts and support staff.

The position appeals to individuals with hands-on experience in both execution and assistance in origination, who seek a challenging opportunity requiring expertise and great reliability. The position will provide unparalleled exposure to senior professionals and to a large scope of Corporate Finance transactions. Tasks involve:

•    Management of the transaction processes
•    Manage and train a team of Analysts on a daily basis
•    Valuation and modelling – undertake valuations and complex financial models analyses
•    Research and documentation – coordinate the writing of transaction and prospecting documents
•    Marketing and sector coverage – assist in the execution of the origination strategy in a given franchise
•    Contribute to the overall development of the Corporate Finance team

Skills required:

The ideal candidate will have an outstanding academic track record from a recognized college or university. In order to be considered for the position of Associate, a minimum of 3 years' experience gained in an investment bank or reputable boutique (non-internships) is required. We are looking for individuals with the following skills:

•    Complete autonomy in conducting operations and relationships with clients
•    Strong accounting skills
•    Ability to train, motivate and lead a team of Analysts
•    Fluent (written and spoken) in English and German
•    Proven Tier-1 modeling and Excel skills
•    Time management, organizational and prioritization skills

How to apply:    
Please send your CV and covering letter to Esther Urbanski, at noting the reference "Corporate Finance – Associate".