M&A Transaction Support – Analyst

Analyst position at national middle market investment bank focusing on transaction and business development support. Hourly, part-time (could transition to full-time), competitive pay and flexible schedule. Ideal opportunity for mid-career professional returning to the workforce – flexibility on location.

Prior experience in investment banking, financial services, consulting is desired but not required. Skills with Microsoft Word, Excel, PPT required. Financial modeling and basic accounting understanding desired. Intellectual curiosity and practical problem-solving ability valuable. Training provided but candidate must be a responsible self-starter.

Location: Candidate can be located anywhere and work remotely, but must be available for some in person training at one of the Company’s locations (DC region; Atlanta; Los Angeles; Michigan

Primary task areas:

  • Transaction support
    • Research work to create target lists with company profiles and contacts for client projects, meeting criteria and timelines developed by banking team. Buy side and sell side work.
      • Database experience and familiarity very helpful (Capital IQ; Hoovers; industry resources; Pitchbook; Zoominfo; Mergermarket)
      • Broad understanding of key industries served very helpful (information technology (products and services); government contracting; manufacturing; business services)
  • Business development support
    • Assist bankers in developing pitch decks for prospect meetings. Research and present data to support valuation, including:
      • Public company comparable sets
      • Comparable M&A transactions
      • Financial modeling support
      • Database experience desired.
  • Marketing support
    • Manage production of quarterly industry newsletters with vendors and bankers
    • Maintain datasets of public company sets and M&A transactions for graphs and charts in newsletters
    • Additional support for firm-wide marketing programs

Please reply with a resume and cover letter to (careers@focusbankers.com). Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed. No calls, please.