We are actively looking for an experienced Associate (2nd or 3rd Year) for our New York office to help support the Media, and Entertainment industry coverage team. The candidate will be working closely with their team to pitch and execute M&A, equity and equity-linked, leverage finance and restructuring and recapitalization deal activity.
The associate serves as a key member of the deal team, working directly with managing directors, directors, vice presidents and analysts on engagements. The associate will be given significant responsibility and will gain in-depth transaction experience, client exposure, negotiation skills, and an understanding of transaction structures.
Either (i) an MBA plus 1+ years of investment banking experience as an Associate or (ii) a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university plus 3+ years of investment banking; relevant media & telecom/industry experience will also be considered.
Experience in TMT, specifically media and/or technology, is a plus, but not mandatory
Currently living in New York, or willing to relocate.
Desired Experience Skills:
Excellent financial modeling, financial statement analysis, and accounting skills/knowledge.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Detail-oriented with exceptional critical thinking and problem-solving abilities.
Ability to lead a variety of transactions and projects simultaneously.
Highly motivated with demonstrated ability to manage conflicting priorities and requests
Resourceful self-starter; able to work autonomously.
Must maintain high standards of professional and ethical conduct
Demonstrated team player and leader.
Value and possess strong competency in the following behaviors: Collaboration, Relationship Building, Communication, Integrity and Operating with a Diverse and Inclusive Mindset.