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Job Title Financial Analyst
Opening Date 31-Oct-2022
Closing Date 01-Dec-2022
Location London
Description
We are seeking a highly accomplished and motivated analyst to work with the portfolio manager running a global event driven book.
Responsibilities include:
  • Helping research companies going through big corporate events, such as M&A, spin-offs, restructuring, etc
  • Doing extensive valuation work (needs to have very good knowledge of M&A, corporate finance, company valuations)
  • Reading and analyzing offer documents, merger agreements and other filings
  • Watching for and analyzing newsflow related to the book and overall event driven space
  • Assisting with calls and meeting with companies, bankers, lawyers and brokers, attending conferences
  • Helping gather data, research and updating information related to deals
  • Monitoring and execution of trades done electronically as well as with brokers
  • Working closely with the middle office and prime brokers to book and check trades, secure borrows, and optimize funding of the book
To do this they will need:
  • 2-3 years of experience, ideally at an investment bank, buyside or sellside institution
  • A Bachelor's Degree or higher, preferably in Economics, Finance, Accounting, Computer Science, Maths, Engineering (or similar)
  • Ideally some coding skills, preferably Python
  • Good understanding of corporate finance, M&A, accounting
  • Excellent communication skills
  • An excellent problem solver who can contribute innovative ideas
  • Willingness to work beyond standard working hours
  • Foreign languages are a plus