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Investment Banking, Financial Sponsors Group, Analyst / Associate

New York, New York

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Business Overview

Our Global Corporate & Investment Banking business focuses on building long-term relationships with more than 3,000 large U.S. and multinational corporations, financial institutions and financial sponsors. We provide strong advisory expertise, capitalizing on powerful mergers and acquisitions, corporate banking, treasury, debt and equity product expertise to deliver integrated financial solutions.

Job Description

Analysts / Associates will support senior members to help deliver solutions and best execution that bring to bear the full breadth of Bank of America Merrill Lynch's capital markets capabilities.

  • Provide senior originators comprehensive analysis on clients, region and industry trends and market events
  • Determine and spearhead additional analyses that are supportive to the client or transaction effort
  • Partner with colleagues in investment banking industry groups to model and refine the solutions considered and presented to clients
  • Work closely with senior colleagues to prepare pitchbook presentations for the team to use in client discussions
  • Present sections of the presentation as needed during client meetings and conference calls
  • Anticipate senior banker needs ahead of planned client meetings, and prepare materials accordingly
  • Develop deep acumen in the client industry; this is an ongoing activity through which the Associate builds on a base of expertise and ultimately becomes a strategic thinker vis-à-vis the industry, each player's position in the industry, expected developments and implications for each client in the context of the financial marketplace
  • Manage analyst(s) assigned to him or her - ensure that the Analysts understand the work, execute it well, receive the coaching needed to develop their skills and receive appropriate communications about the status of current deals and client discussions
  • Work closely with internal constituents, lawyers and representatives from other investment banks in the context of deal execution


  • BS/BA required
  • Strong interest in global Investment Banking
  • Outstanding academic qualifications
  • A track record of superior performance in professional and extracurricular activities
  • Strong quantitative/analytical skills, attention to detail and client focus
  • Distinguished written and oral communications skills for basic client communication
  • Teamwork skills integral to working with broader team
  • Assertiveness, initiative, leadership, strong work ethic and team focus


1st shift (United States of America)

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Full time


Manages People: No

Travel: Yes, 5% of the time


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Located in midtown Manhattan, we’re right across from Bryant Park and a short walk to Times Square, Broadway theaters, Grand Central Station, excellent shops and world-class restaurants.

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Street Address

Primary Location:
ONE BRYANT PARK, NY, New York, 10036