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FIC Corporate Finance Analyst BNP Paribas

Apply REF: BNP-000248

BANK OVERVIEW

BNP Paribas is a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. It has a presence in 73 countries, with more than 196,000 employees, including around 149,000 in Europe. The Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets, 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.

BNP Paribas Corporate and Institutional Banking is a globally recognised leader offering capital markets, securities services, financing, treasury and advisory solutions.

OUR DEPARTMENT

Our Corporate Finance department offers advisory services for mergers and acquisitions (M&A), primary equity capital markets (ECM) transactions and balance sheet restructuring, combining the expertise across 9 sector groups with a focused international approach.

This role will sit in the Financial Institutions Coverage group, covering Banks, Insurance and diversified financials.

PURPOSE & SCOPE OF THE ROLE

  • Purpose: Support the team in the origination, structuring and execution of transactions.
  • Scope: part of the EMEA FIC Corporate Finance team.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Marketing

  • Prepare presentation slides under the supervision and on the basis of clear guidelines of the Associate.
  • Stay involved / informed after the pitch.
  • Appropriate exposure to clients when possible under direct supervision of Director / VP.
  • Check and cross check to ensure reliability of own work.

Execution

  • Assist VP / Associate in key steps of an execution.
  • Prepare models autonomously (trading/ transaction multiples, Business Plan and DDM) or under supervision of Associate for more complex analyses (LBO, Merger Model).
  • Prepare presentations to clients autonomously under the supervision of Associate.
  • Prepare sell side materials (descriptive sections of Information Memorandum, data rooms, drafting of management presentation).
  • Check and cross check to ensure reliability of own work.

Project Management

  • Take responsibility for the tasks delegated by VP / Associate.
  • Circulate correctly and in a timely manner information to senior members of the team.
  • Organise work process with interns.

Team responsibilities

  • Contribute to recruitment and training of interns.
  • Can be required to work on specific team projects.

Presentation & communication

  • Present and explain clearly results of research & analyses.
  • Good skills in presentation.
  • Proficient in English as a second language.

Working methods

  • Demonstrate good personal organisation skills.
  • Demonstrate rigour and reliability for her / his own work (eye for details).
  • Able to work within a team.
  • Coach interns properly.

 

REQUIREMENTS

Technical competencies

  • Good knowledge of accounting, financial and valuation techniques.
  • Good numerical and analytical skills.
  • Good modelling skills (DDM, multiples, basic LBO model, basic merger model and value creation analyses…).
  • Knowledge of process and key steps for major types of transactions (sell side, buy side, LBO, public offer, IPO).
  • Good knowledge of CF techniques and procedures.

Profile

  • Strong academic background, Master Degree in Finance, Management, Economics, Engineering area/s.
  • Ideally successful current or past experience in FIC Corporate Finance Sector (preferably in Banking or Assurance entities).
  • Strong numerical and analytical ability, aptitude to think strategically.
  • Autonomous and multi-tasking.
  • Capability to work under tight deadlines, excellent time management and prioritisation.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Fluency in English is compulsory, as well as Spanish; any other European languages a plus.
  • Team spirit, collaborative and inclusive way of working.
  • At ease with Microsoft Office tools, FactSet, Bloomberg and other information database.
Primary Location: ES-MD-MadridJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: FINANCIAL AND TECHNICAL EXPERTISEExperience Level: At least 3 yearsSchedule: Full-time Reference: BNP-000248