2018 Investment Banking Associate Internship Program - Restructuring Group, New York

About the Restructuring Group

Guggenheim Securities' Restructuring Group is internationally recognized as one of the leading advisors to clients navigating financial distress. The services offered by the group to companies, creditors, shareholders and other constituents on a wide range of distressed-related transactions include: comprehensive balance sheet recapitalizations in or out-of-court, liability management transactions facilitated via amendment, exchange and consent solicitation, distressed financings and distressed M&A.

About the Position

Guggenheim Securities Investment Banking unit is seeking candidates to join the Restructuring Group as a summer Associate. This program offers an unparalleled opportunity to work as part of small client teams on major strategic 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. We are seeking bright, highly motivated individuals with solid finance knowledge and technical ability coupled with strong interpersonal and communications skills.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Identifying, researching and analyzing liability management, restructuring, distressed M&A and financing opportunities
  • Evaluating and developing capital structure solutions and strategic alternatives for clients
  • Developing, maintaining and reviewing complex financial models and valuation analysis
  • Performing client due diligence
  • Preparing information memoranda and other transaction-related documentation
  • Assisting in complex negotiations on behalf of our clients
  • Preparing and contributing to delivery of client presentations and interacting with senior bankers, clients, lawyers and accountants


  • Preferably 2-5 years of work experience in investment banking or related fields, including exposure to M&A, Leveraged Finance or Restructuring
  • 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
  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Effective process management abilities
  • Must be on track to receive an MBA in finance / economics or a related field from a top university
  • Must be on track to graduate in either December 2018 or Spring 2019
  • Must successfully pass a background check

About Guggenheim Securities

Guggenheim Securities is the investment banking and capital markets business of Guggenheim Partners, a global investment and advisory firm. Guggenheim Securities offers services that fall into four broad categories: Advisory, Financing, Sales and Trading, and Research. Guggenheim Securities is headquartered in New York, with additional offices in Chicago, Boston, Houston, Atlanta, 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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