Industrial Associate Industrial Associate …

in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 24 Feb 20
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 24 Feb 20
To capitalize on its strong momentum and significant deal flow in the EMEA region, the Industrials Group is looking to hire an Associate who can support the strong growth witnessed across its client franchise.

Company overview

Nomura is an Asia-based financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30 countries. By connecting markets East & West, Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and governments through its three business divisions: Retail, Asset Management, and Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking). Founded in 1925, the firm is built on a tradition of disciplined entrepreneurship, serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought leadership. For further information about Nomura, visit

Department overview

Nomura's investment banking division provides a vast array of advisory and capital-raising solutions to corporations, financial institutions, governments and public-sector organizations around the world. Our global teams act as geographic, product and industry specialists.

The EMEA Industrials Group is one of the leading teams at Nomura with a growing list of high profile clients that have provided us with high profile assignments and, in particular, a significant amount of repeat business. We deliver the full suite of Nomura's products and services to our clients who primarily include well-known corporates and financial sponsors.

The team currently consists of 4 Managing Directors/Executive Directors and 9 junior-to-mid-level bankers that cover the Diversified Industrials, Business Services, Paper and Packaging, Transport and Logistics and Automotive sectors. The focus of the team is to: ‪

  • Originate and execute transactions across a broad range of IBD solutions (Advisory, ECM, Leveraged Finance, DCM and Structured Products)
  • Advise and work closely with our clients on all transaction elements, including modelling and valuation, financial and strategic analysis, deal financing, due diligence coordination, negotiation, deal structuring, etc.
  • Continue to build longstanding relationships with all of its key clients to grow the Nomura Industrials franchise in EMEA

Role Description

  • Typical work includes a mix of execution and client coverage including: valuation, financial analysis, strategic analysis, due diligence, deal financing and process management
  • Required to co-ordinate and work with all other product, geography and industry teams, including: M&A, Leverage Finance and Debt Capital Markets
  • Opportunity to work on a range of transaction types including: sell-side M&A, buy-side M&A, equity raising and leveraged buyouts
  • Opportunity to become reference bankers in various subsectors

Desired profile, qualifications and knowledge required

This role will specifically support the Industrials team with the desired candidates likely to have:

  • A proven background in Corporate finance / M&A
  • Demonstrable interest in the Industrials sector and knowledge of industry trends and / or past deal exposure is a distinct advantage
  • Excellent financial modelling experience (operating models, capital models, merger models, LBO, etc ).
  • Outstanding academic record: consistently rated in the top 10% of the peer group
  • Strong analytical skills, including ability to perform data analysis
  • Good communications skills - ability to interact confidently with banking professionals
  • Team work - experience of working in a project based environment with tight deadlines and as part of a broader team

The UK Government have taken steps to reduce net migration to the UK by limiting the number of overseas workers from outside the EEA coming to the UK for employment. Please note that whilst we are able to consider applications from overseas workers from outside the EEA (who require a Tier 2 (General) visa) we can only employ them if we can provide evidence that there are no other suitable candidates for this vacancy from inside the EEA.

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We do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability, gender identity and gender expression, pregnancy and maternity, marriage and civil partnership, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

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