Full Job Description
Leveraged Finance is a product group responsible for the origination of new issue corporate debt across all sectors of JPMorgan’s sub-investment grade client base. The platform syndicates a broad spectrum of transactions, including sponsor-backed leveraged buyouts, corporate acquisition financings, liability management exercises, restructuring/exit financings, and various other debt executions.
The Capital Markets Desk within the Leveraged Finance team is a small group of professionals who provide unique connectivity between our investment banking and markets businesses. The Capital Markets Desk Analysts are responsible for aggregating and analyzing high yield and leveraged loan market data, creating concise summary materials on market conditions, and providing support on live transactions and day-to-day activity. The role has significant exposure to senior members of the Capital Markets Team, Leveraged Finance Origination, Syndicate, and Credit Sales & Trading.
The Capital Markets Desk Analysts are an integral part of our Leveraged Finance team. Their work product is relied upon by the most senior members of our business, and gets distributed to corporate clients, financial sponsors and senior leaders of J.P. Morgan. We are seeking highly motivated, professional, and collaborative individuals to join our close-knit team.
High performing individuals have historically had the opportunity to join the firm-wide investment banking analyst program in traditional leveraged finance analyst and restructuring analyst roles.
This program is open to:
Current students (Bachelor’s or Master’s) in their final year of study at a U.S. based college/university, or experienced individuals, with up to three years of professional work experience
Students pursuing a Ph.D., MBA, and/or JD are ineligible for the program.
Graduation date between June 2018 and June 2021
Ideal candidates will have:
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
High attention to detail and work ethic
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and high-energy environment
Excellent analytical and quantitative skills
Minimum preferred cumulative GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale
JPMorgan Chase & Co., one of the oldest financial institutions, offers innovative financial solutions to millions of consumers, small businesses and many of the world’s most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under the J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Our history spans over 200 years and today we are a leader in investment banking, consumer and small business banking, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management.
We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success. We are an equal opportunity employer and place a high value on diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants’ and employees’ religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.
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