BNP Paribas is a leading European bank with an international reach. It has a presence in 72 countries, with more than 202,000 Employees – including more than 154,000 in Europe and over 5,000 in Portugal alone.
BNP Paribas is present in Portugal since 1985, having been one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, BNP Paribas has several entities operating directly in this territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.
Worldwide, the Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporate and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance.
BNP Paribas Equity Capital Markets (ECM) team acts as a company’s prime equity strategic advisor and main interface with equity markets and investors. BNP Paribas is one the leading EMEA ECM powerhouses, having structured in 2019 38 deals for more than €4bn.
The successful candidate will play an important role in the origination and execution of ECM transactions, working closely with Analysts, Associates and Vice Presidents based throughout EMEA. Training, exposure, challenge, high standards, and a multicultural working environment will ensure a steep learning curve to prepare for a strong career path locally & potentially internationally.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
As an Analyst within Equity Capital Markets, your role would be to support the origination and execution of cash equity (IPOs, capital increases, accelerated bookbuilt offerings) and equity-linked transactions (convertible bonds, exchangeable bonds) at the EMEA level. Key responsibilities include:
Helping to prepare pitch books to support the marketing effort in cooperation with various teams across the bank (Coverage, M&A, DCM) and under the supervision of more experienced Analysts and Associates
Helping to answer to critical Request for Proposals sent by clients;
Prepare case studies of completed transaction;
Supervise the maintenance and accuracy of existing databases;
Supervise the regular production of weekly or bespoke market updates;
Helping to prepare internal presentations
applied corporate finance, quantitative and business writing skills,
demonstrated through course work and/or ECM experience;
a thorough understanding of the life-cycle of transactions across Equity
Capital Markets product;
understanding of macroeconomic factors driving global equity markets and of
work autonomously and with colleagues based overseas;
multi-task and work under pressure and tight deadlines with strong attention to
verbal and written communication skills;
English, another European language would be beneficial;
Team spirit, collaborative and
inclusive way of working;
At ease with Microsoft
Office tools, Bloomberg and other information databases.
BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency, which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.
Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.
In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process.