Investment Banking Division, Classic, German Coverage, Associate, Frankfurt

Location(s) DE-Frankfurt
Job ID
2019-56454
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Investment Banking
Region
EMEA
Division
Investment Banking Division
Business Unit
German Coverage
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

INVESTMENT BANKING

Our division works on some of the most complex financial challenges and transactions in the market today. Whether advising on a merger, providing financial solutions for an acquisition, or structuring an initial public offering, we handle projects that help clients at major milestones. We work with corporations, pension funds, financial sponsors, and governments and are team of strong analytical thinkers, who have a passion for producing out-of-the-box ideas.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

YOUR IMPACT

Are you passionate about the financial services industry?  We’re looking for a professional to join our Investment banking team in Frankfurt who wants to use their skills and ideas to make an impact to the success of the business at Goldman Sachs.

 

Team Description

 

Our bankers provide mergers and acquisitions advice and services to our clients on some of their most important strategic decisions and transactions.

 

Our firm is a longstanding market leader in M&A advice, including sell-side advice, raid and activism defenses, cross-border M&A, special committee assignments and complicated merger transactions. Our clients are located across the globe and include businesses, private investors, government agencies, private individuals and families. We provide advice on a full range of transactions, including mergers, sales, acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, joint ventures, raid defenses, spin-offs, divestitures and other restructurings.

 

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

 

Investment Banking Associates at Goldman Sachs gain exposure to the firm’s businesses and expanded knowledge of the investment banking industry, as they develop key analytical, communications, marketing and sales skills. Associates create and analyze financial models, performing scenario analyses and tests to examine the effects of client alternatives. In addition, Associates organize and prepare presentations, which explain industry trends, discuss client options, and recommend strategies to meet client goals. Associates may also participate in and conduct due diligence sessions, a necessary component of financial transactions. From maintaining client communication to helping Goldman Sachs structure client transactions, our Associates are a vital part of Goldman Sachs’ banking teams. 

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR

 

Basic Qualifications

  • Candidate must have completed an undergraduate degree
  • Current experience as an investment banking Associate (or related financial position)
  • Drive, enthusiasm, creativity and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong quantitative and technical abilities
  • An outstanding academic record
  • Personal integrity, initiative and leadership qualities
  • Strong communications, multi-tasking and time management skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • German industry and language skills are preferred, but not required for the role

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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