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Associate - Investment Banker

Calgary, , Canada

Job Description:

Bank of America is one of the world's largest financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk-management products and services. Following the acquisition of Merrill Lynch on January 1, 2009, Bank of America is among the world's leading wealth management companies and is a global leader in corporate and investment banking and trading across a broad range of asset classes serving corporations, governments, institutions and individuals around the world.  In Canada, Bank of America has a strong market position on which to continue to build, as well as a clear commitment to the market.

Bank of America’s Investment Banking team is dedicated to understanding the unique competitive and operating environments of our clients and leveraging the full resources of our company to help achieve their strategic and financial objectives.  In Canada, we focus on a range of clients, including those in Diversified Industries, Technology, Media & Telecom, Consumer & Retail, Energy & Power, and Metals & Mining, among others.

Our award winning execution stems from a team-based approach and Canadian bankers work closely with product and industry specialists from around the globe to develop creative solutions for our clients. We set ourselves apart by establishing enduing relationships and then delivering innovative ideas, strategies, analysis and advice across a large universe of products and geographies.

Overview of Role

We have an exciting opportunity to join our Calgary office working closely with senior and junior bankers to help orchestrate strategic advisory and capital raising transactions across the Global Energy & Power sector. Bank of America Merrill Lynch provides valuable analytical based work experience that is focused on the financial markets and visibility with clients as a representative of a top tier global investment bank.


  • Marketing, executing and structuring investment banking mandates focused on strategic and capital markets transactions

  • Overseeing and/or developing complex financial models

  • Conducting comprehensive and in-depth company and industry research

  • Preparing presentations and other materials for clients

  • Providing oversight and guidance to Analysts’ work

  • Participating in due diligence sessions

  • Communicating and interacting with deal team members

  • Managing several projects at once and working effectively as an individual and as part of a team

  • Performing various financial analyses, including valuations and merger analysis

  • Providing mentorship and training to junior team members


  • Completion of a Bachelors’ or Masters’ degree with a focus on finance, accounting, or a technical discipline (engineering, geology, etc.)

  • Financial, accounting and/or Energy (Oil & Gas, Power or Utilities) related work experience

  • Investment Banking experience preferred but not required

  • A track record of superior performance in extracurricular and professional activities

  • Strong quantitative/analytical skills, attention to detail and client focus

  • Strategic and creative thinking; distinguished written and verbal communications skills

  • Assertiveness, initiative, leadership, strong work ethic, team focus

  • Ability to learn quickly and take on new responsibilities

  • Dedication to building a career in the Investment Banking industry

  • Enrolment or completion of a CFA designation or MBA are considered an asset

What Bank of America Offers

Bank of America embodies a culture that extends from how we think, to how we behave, and to how we measure performance. By achieving excellence - in everything we do, every time we do it - we deliver the full value of Bank of America for our clients, our shareholders and our employees.

Bank of America places a high value on talent and on maintaining a culture defined by meritocracy. For these reasons, it is deeply committed to professional development, opportunity and accountability at all levels of the organization.

Bank of America is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Bank of America encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Applicants with disabilities may notify us of any accommodations needed to support your participation in the recruitment process. We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying. Please be aware that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted for this position.

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255 5 AVE SW, Calgary, T2P 3G6