Position Summary

Our middle-market investment banking practice seeks ambitious, creative, and experienced leaders who enjoy an entrepreneurial work environment and look to accelerate their professional development. Our Associate role is an industry generalist program that exposes bankers to a variety of business models, transaction dynamics, and management styles through close interaction with senior bankers across the practice. As an Investment Banking Associate, you will coordinate the activities of the various members of the Deloitte Corporate Finance transaction team (and often those of other Deloitte specialists) and manage daily communications with clients.

Work you’ll do

You will be at the center of each transaction, providing leadership to your internal and client teams to meet the objectives of the process. As the quarterback of the transaction, an Associate will be responsible for working with senior bankers to manage the cadence and tactics core to the process. You will actively contribute to the strategic positioning of our clients to the market and, in the process, lead teams of analysts through models and analytics to support the creation of marketing and diligence documents. On the back end of the transaction, you will contribute to negotiation strategy and advise legal teams and clients on business issues in definitive agreements. Associates can expect to travel to pitches for new business, due diligence meetings with clients, and negotiations with strategic and private equity buyers.

Regardless of project type, your work will require:

  • Superior leadership and management skills
  • Superior organizational and project management skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong understanding of financial statements
  • Ability to design and provide research-based financial recommendations as well as develop actionable solutions
  • Experience working both independently and collaboratively with a team on multiple tasks and assignments

The team

Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC (“DCF”) is a rapidly growing middle-market investment bank headquartered in Charlotte with offices in New York, Chicago, Dallas, Atlanta, Houston, and Los Angeles. The firm advises on a variety of transactions for private equity groups and public and private corporations, including mergers and acquisitions and the raising of private capital. Deloitte Corporate Finance serves all major sectors out of Business Services, Consumer and Retail, Energy & Resources, Financial Services, General Industrials, Healthcare & Life Sciences, and Technology, Media, & Telecom industry groups.

 

Associates work in a collaborative environment where real-time performance feedback is encouraged and will be given responsibilities based on performance and capability.  Opportunities for full-time positions may be available to high performers. Learn more about our Corporate Finance practice.

 

Qualifications

Required:

  • Previous investment banking or M&A execution experience
  • MBA in Finance, Accounting and/or Economics or related field
  • Experience performing financial modeling and analysis
  • Willingness to travel
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future

Our people and culture

Our inclusive culture empowers our people to be who they are, contribute their unique perspectives, and make a difference individually and collectively. It makes Deloitte one of the most rewarding places to work. But don’t take our word for it: Be inspired by the stories of our people.

Professional development

From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there’s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to build new skills, take on leadership opportunities and connect and grow through mentorship. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Learn more about our commitment to developing our people.

As used in this posting, “Deloitte Advisory” means Deloitte & Touche LLP, which provides audit and enterprise risk services; Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP, which provides forensic, dispute, and other consulting services; and its affiliate, Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP, which provides a wide range of advisory and analytics services. Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP is not a certified public accounting firm. Please see www.deloitte.com/us/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. These entities are separate subsidiaries of Deloitte LLP.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

Requisition code: 2148