IBCM, M&A, Vice President, London #108466

We Offer
Credit Suisse holds a leading position across the spectrum of investment banking capital markets products - all designed to help our clients achieve their strategic objectives. Credit Suisse ranks in the top tier in nearly all major business segments and is a trusted advisor to our clients in every aspect of investment banking capital markets - from mergers and acquisitions and strategic advice to all aspects of capital-raising, such as Equity Capital Markets, Debt Capital Markets and Leveraged Finance.

Our Investment Banking Capital Markets team consists of professionals with expertise across the range of industries and products. Leading global equity and fixed-income sales and trading desks further support our global Investment Banking Capital Markets efforts. Credit Suisse has unparalleled global vision, with a significant presence in major financial centres across the globe.
The Investment Banking Capital Markets Department assists clients in achieving their objectives through mergers and acquisitions, debt, equity and other capital raising. The Department, and its Global Markets Solutions Group is a leader in innovating new and creative ideas for clients which help them access the best and most efficient capital sources. We combine our Industry and Country Coverage groups' global expertise and reach with the Bank's Product expertise to deliver such solutions efficiently and effectively to clients.

Departmental Overview:

Credit Suisse's Mergers & Acquisitions Group is one of the world's top M&A advisory groups. For almost three decades our M&A professionals have been at the forefront of providing advisory services to clients in many industries and countries.

Main Duties/Responsibilities of the role:
  • Production of pitches - you will work with Analysts and Associates to produce well-argued presentations and thorough analysis. Intimate involvement in design and structure of presentation. Writing reports, internal liaison and participation in internal team and credit and external client meetings
  • Idea generation - you will be aware of trends and developments in the industry and combine this with M&A product knowledge to spot opportunities for CS to assist clients
  • Develop complex financial models, working with clients to develop inputs and modelling approach and using output to draw conclusions and make recommendations (modelling, analysis, internally, client liaison)
  • Involvement in dealing with clients on detailed, day-to-day aspects of a transaction (telephone/face-to-face)
  • Liaise with advisors, lawyers, accountants and other counter parties to produce prospectuses and other legal documentation (telephone contact, negotiating)
  • Travel alongside clients to visit investors worldwide through roadshows and other activities (traveling, marketing)
  • Produce documents for internal approval processes (writing reports and analyses and presenting internally)
  • Organise client identification and new project set-ups in the Credit Suisse system
  • Produce documents for CS internal approval processes (writing reports and analysing and presenting internally
Team: Management of Analysts & Associates - coordinating work on projects, and developing them through delegation of responsibility, prioritizing their workload as well as your own (mentoring, supervising, managing, training)

You Offer
  • Solid modelling and technical skill set
  • Experience of the sector, products and markets - M&A is a requirement
  • You will have experience in the financial services industry at the appropriate level
  • Be able to produce technically excellent written materials - prospectuses, credit committee, investment banking committee memos, client pitches
  • You should be able to use technical skills and knowledge to solve problems and give advice
  • Excellent organizational skills, able to multi-task across many tasks and projects and plan ahead
  • You should possess the ability to present in a measured, clear, articulate way - in particular with regard to technical issues
  • Able to work fairly autonomously with limited supervision, self-reliant, great common sense
  • Excellent project management skills
  • You will possess the skills to support, train and coach juniors
  • Degree in Business or Finance desirable
This role will require ongoing certification under the Certification Regime.

Salary Competitive
Closing Date: 5th February 2018