Morgan Stanleys Banking Groupprovides industry, regional and product expertise to corporations, institutionsand government clients in order to develop and execute innovative andcustomized solutions to the most challenging strategic and financing issuesfaced in the global marketplace.
TheBanking Group is comprised of a number of industry groups which work closelywith product team members in Mergers & Acquisitions, Global Capital Markets,Real Estate, and other industry groups throughout the Firm to provide relevantmarket insight, product creativity, and execution expertise to clients. Thesesolutions include initial public offerings; public and private equity andequity-linked financings; mergers, acquisitions and restructurings; defenseadvisory assignments; strategic partnerships; public and private debtplacements; share repurchases; and hedging, swaps and derivative transactions.
OurHealthcare Investment Banking Group is looking for an Associate to join ourwest coast team based in San Francisco. The team covers a wide variety ofinnovative clients in various healthcare and life sciences sub sectors,including biotechnology, medical technology, life sciences tools, diagnostics,specialty pharma and technology enabled healthcare. The successful candidatewill have the opportunity to work with these regional and international clientson a wide range of complex transactions including acquisitions, mergers,divestitures, joint ventures, corporate restructurings, shareholder relations,recapitalizations, and defenses against unsolicited takeover attempts,strategic advisory assignments and executions of public, including InitialPublic Offerings, and private capital markets transactions.
The successful candidate will workclosely with professionals throughout the firm to deliver high quality adviceto our clients. You will play an important role on a team that includes seniorprofessionals who will encourage you to go beyond the numbers and thinkcreatively.
-3-5 years of experience within the investment banking industry as anAnalyst and/or Associate with a proven track record working on executed dealsacross M&A and various industry sectors
-Experience in the healthcare industry is preferred, but not required
-Commercial instinct and ability to perform under pressure and tight deadlines
-Comfortable reading and interpreting financial statements
-Extraordinarily high level of motivation and commitment to working hard
-Strong written and verbal communication skills
-Bachelors degree required; an MBA, CA and/or CFA designation would be anasset
-Series licensing or must obtain