Analyst / Associate / Senior Associate, Debt Advisory

Firm
Location
London
Education
Postgraduate degree
Benefits
Competitive

Analyst / Associate / Senior Associate - Debt Advisory

Alvarez & Marsal

London + Frankfurt

Alvarez & Marsal (“A&M”) is a global consulting firm with over US$ 2 billion in revenues, over 5,000 staff and 60 offices around the globe. A&M delivers a broad range of professional services including Financial & Operational Restructuring, Debt Advisory, Transaction Advisory, Performance Improvement, Corporate Transformation, Financial Institutions Advisory, Tax, Valuations, and Disputes & Investigation Services. 

Our pan European Debt Advisory team has offices in London and Frankfurt, and we operate across a broad range of industries, advising both private, listed and private equity-backed businesses. The team has a deep knowledge of a wide range of debt products including corporate lending, leveraged finance, debt capital markets, private placements, asset-based facilities and structured finance. In addition to engaging on “good book” mandates, the team have experience right across the credit spectrum from the healthiest growing companies to those in stressed situations including refinancings, introducing alternative capital providers, negotiating covenant amendments & waivers, and broader stakeholder management.

Our European team is expanding and we are looking for talented and ambitious individuals at the Analyst/Associate/Senior Associate level to join our growing team.

Reporting to Directors and Managing Directors as part of a highly skilled international team, an successful applicant will assist businesses (public, private and sponsor-backed companies) to source and negotiate debt finance across an increasingly diverse and complex range of structures and markets including banks, credit funds and other non-bank lending institutions.

Typical projects will include:

  • Review refinancing options to support growth strategies

  • Contribute to advice on optimal capital structures

  • Assist on negotiating new money fundraisings

  • Provide assistance on refinancing and restructuring existing debt facilities

  • Assist borrowers to manage their lenders in stressed situations

  • Carry out financial modelling, including analysing business forecasts, scenario analysis and covenant sensitivities

  • Contribute to the management of the transaction processes, including the preparation of information packs, presentations and financial analysis 

A&M is an environment that presents a real opportunity for ambitious individuals as all employees are encouraged to develop their client networks and business development skills. High performing colleagues who successfully develop business for the firm are substantially rewarded in terms of additional bonus and career advancement.

The successful appointee will have:

  • Training in European debt markets in a leading Debt Advisory team or in Banking

  • Strong academic background including a highly numerate skill set and experience in key relevant skill sets (e.g. building integrated financial models)

  • A consulting toolkit including how to frame a business issue, judiciously find and use internal and external data to test hypotheses and draw conclusions, structure and write PowerPoint & Word presentations and reports

  • Fluent business level English is essential. Additional European language skills including German, French, Spanish or Italian are highly desirable

Diversity & Inclusion

A&M’s entrepreneurial culture celebrates independent thinkers and doers who can positively impact our clients and shape our industry. The collaborative environment and engaging work—guided by A&M’s core values of Integrity, Quality, Objectivity, Fun, Personal Reward, and Inclusive Diversity—are the main reasons our people love working at A&M. Inclusive Diversity means we embrace diversity and we foster inclusiveness. It runs through how we recruit, develop employees, conduct business, support clients, and partner with vendors. It is the A&M way.

Voluntary Inclusion


It is Alvarez & Marsal’s policy to provide and promote equal opportunity in employment, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment without discrimination because of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, pregnancy, marital status, family status, religion, national origin, age or disability or any other non-merit based factor in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.

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Please note that as per A&M policy, we do not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters unless such recruiters were engaged to provide candidates for a specified opening. Any employment agency, person or entity that submits an unsolicited resume does so with the understanding that A&M will have the right to hire that applicant at its discretion without any fee owed to the submitting employment agency, person or entity.

Job information

Firm: Alvarez & Marsal

Location: London

Education: Postgraduate degree

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