Investment Banking Associate, Utilities, Cleveland in Cleveland, OH at Key Bank- Corporate

Date Posted: 4/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Cleveland, OH
  • Job Type:
    Banking
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/10/2018
  • Job ID:
    28631BR

Job Description

Investment Banking Associate, Utilities

About the Job
Associates in KBCM act as the primary day-to-day leaders for analytical support, including financial statement analysis and model development; valuation analysis; industry research; and the preparation of various presentations and documents including descriptive memoranda, management presentations, new business and other. Associates interact daily with other bankers and clients, prospective buyers/money sources, attorneys and accountants. They help manage transactions and interface directly in presentation, negotiation, capital-raising and closing. They play a central role in coordinating the activities of all team members.

Essential Job Functions
- Work with corporate finance investment bankers and product partners on M&A, strategic corporate finance, and capital raising transactions
- Generate ideas and analytical materials in support of new client meetings
- Perform financial modeling and valuation analyses on public and private companies: comparable company analysis, precedent transaction analysis, leveraged buy-out analysis and discounted cash flow analysis
- Develop marketing materials for topics such as company positioning, financing alternatives, and M&A/Strategic alternatives
- Develop knowledge of relevant information resources: Capital IQ, Thomson Financial, Bloomberg
- Continually build knowledge base and capabilities within the industry segment and stay abreast of competitive trends.
- Assist with attracting a quality workforce, i.e. college recruiting activities.
- Maintain required licensing.
- Demonstrate the Key Values: Teamwork, Respect, Accountability, Integrity, and Leadership.

Required Qualifications
- Undergraduate Degree in Business (Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Economics, etc.)
- Series 79 & 63 (within 6 months of employment)
- Strong quantitative skills, including financial modeling and financial statement analysis
- Quantitatively and financially-oriented, possessing the ability to succinctly express ideas
- Strong team player with a positive can-do attitude and desire to be part of a close-knit group operating in an intensive and challenging work environment
- Excellent organization, communication and research skills
- Exceptional critical thinking and problem solving ability
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint and Word)

Preferred Qualifications:
3-6 years of experience in investment banking, leading accounting or consulting

ABOUT KEY:
KeyCorp’s roots trace back 190 years to Albany, New York. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Key is one of the nation’s largest bank-based financial services companies with assets of approximately $136.5 billion at December 31, 2016. Key provides deposit, lending, cash management and investment services to individuals and small and mid-sized businesses in 15 states under the name KeyBank National Association and First Niagara Bank, National Association, through a network of more than 1,200 branches and more than 1,500 ATMs. Key also provides a broad range of sophisticated corporate and investment banking products, such as merger and acquisition advice, public and private debt and equity, syndications and derivatives to middle market companies in selected industries throughout the United States under the KeyBanc Capital Markets trade name.

ABOUT THE BUSINESS:
Key Corporate Bank is a full-service corporate and investment bank focused principally on serving the needs of middle market clients in seven industry sectors: consumer, energy, healthcare, industrial, public sector, real estate, and technology. Key Corporate Bank delivers a broad product suite of banking and capital markets products to its clients, including syndicated finance, debt and equity capital markets, commercial payments, equipment finance, commercial mortgage banking, derivatives, foreign exchange, financial advisory and public finance.

FLSA STATUS:Exempt

KeyCorp is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to engaging a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

JobID: 28631BR