2018 Guggenheim Securities Investment Banking Associate

About the position

Guggenheim Securities ("GS") is seeking exceptional Associates to join its Investment Banking team. Candidates will join a highly collaborative team responsible for providing M&A advisory and capital raising (equity and fixed income) service and capabilities to corporate clients. GS offers an unparalleled opportunity to work as part of small client teams on major strategic and financing assignments, providing meaningful exposure to senior bankers and client representatives. Candidates should be top performers who are willing to work hard in an unstructured environment where initiative, creativity, maturity, and enthusiasm for learning are highly valued.

Specific responsibilities include

Identify, research, and analyze M&A and financing opportunities

Develop and maintain complex financial models

Complete and review valuation analysis

Research company information and industry trends

Perform client due diligence

Prepare information memoranda and other transaction-related documentation

Prepare and contribute to delivery of client presentations and interact with senior bankers, clients, lawyers, and accountants

Manage and develop junior staff

Skills & experience required

MBA in finance, economics, or a related field from a top university

2-5 years experience in investment banking (preferably in a M&A or corporate finance setting) or related corporate industry experience

Core modeling and valuation experience

Significant level of maturity and the ability to work as a team interfacing with top company executives and senior management

Highly organized, with the initiative and ability to work with limited supervision

Analytical and attentive to detail

Strong written and oral communication skills

Effective process management abilities

Must be on track to graduate in Spring 2018 from a top tier MBA University

About Guggenheim Securities

Guggenheim Securities is the investment banking and capital markets business of Guggenheim Partners. Guggenheim Securities offers a full range of services that fall into four broad categories: Advisory, Sales and Trading, Financing, and Research. Guggenheim Securities is headquartered in New York, with additional offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, and San Francisco.

To succeed in the Guggenheim culture, candidates must be self-starters and strive for results. We are looking for people, who operate as business owners, adhere to the highest standards and think creatively to realize opportunities, wherever they may be.

Guggenheim Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diversified and inclusive workforce.

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