CIB - Investment Banking - EMEA Diversified Industries - Associate

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Location:United Kingdom
Job Type:Full Time

Departmental description:

J.P. Morgan advises clients globally on a wide range of strategic transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, spin-offs, asset purchases and dispositions, joint ventures, corporate defense assignments, restructurings and reorganizations.

The J.P. Morgan EMEA Diversified Industries team is responsible for the origination and execution of public and private M&A and capital markets transactions involving corporate and financial sponsor clients in the broad industrial sector. The team has a network of relationships with some of the most prominent industrial companies in the EMEA region and across all subsectors, i.e. automotive, aerospace & defence, building materials, business services, capital goods, chemicals, infrastructure, paper & packaging, steel, transportation.

Job Summary:

As an Associate in the EMEA Diversified Industries coverage team, the candidate will play a vital and accountable role in executing M&A and capital market transactions and maintaining a strategic dialog with key clients and. The candidate will work closely with colleagues from other countries and product teams (M&A, ECM, DCM, etc.).

Core Responsibilities:

  • Plan, guide and review detailed valuation analysis, including DCF, trading comparables, transaction comparables and LBO analyses
  • Plan, guide and review detailed combination and other financial analyses in the context of M&A transactions or pitch situations
  • Originate, execute and present diverse marketing materials
  • Interact with senior team members and client management teams on a daily basis to execute transactions and discuss strategic alternatives
  • Develop content for strategic meetings with clients regarding M&A or capital market transactions
  • Provide leadership, mentorship and supervision to more junior colleagues
  • Involvement in graduate recruiting


The successful candidate will possess or demonstrate the following personal and professional attributes:

  • Strong Investment Banking experience
  • Outstanding ethics, integrity and judgment
  • Very strong financial modeling/valuation and analytical skills
  • Ability to comfortably interact with clients in a professional and mature manner
  • Strong intellectual curiosity
  • Comfort in and commitment to strong teamwork environment
  • Highly organized, detail oriented and proactive
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills with specific ability to communicate concepts and ideas concisely and defend their validity
  • Excellent academic track-record