Kepler Cheuvreux is a leading independent European financial services company specialized in corporate finance advisory and intermediation. Founded in Paris in July 1997 as the equity brokerage business of Bank Julius Baer, the Swiss private bank, Kepler Cheuvreux has diversified its business model along the following lines:
Debt & Derivatives
In April 2013, the combination of Kepler and Cheuvreux created a multi-local equity brokerage powerhouse in Europe with services in Research, Distribution, Sales Trading, Trading, SmartConnect, ETFs, Corporate Brokerage and Research & Execution services to European retail networks.
Kepler Cheuvreux has established a unique European Platform in Equity Capital Markets through strategic partnerships with five European leading banks (UniCredit, Crédit Agricole CIB, Rabobank, Swedbank & Belfius).
During the course of these strategic developments, the Management of the Company has been promoting the key Kepler characteristics: Independence, Entrepreneurship, Tailor-made solutions, Research-focus while remaining open to Partnerships & Strategic Alliances.
The company is present in fourteen major financial centers, in Europe and North America. Kepler Cheuvreux has the largest Equity Research footprint in Continental Europe.
Kepler Corporate Finance ("KCF") is the investment banking arm of Kepler Cheuvreux. KCF employs more than 40 people across Debt Advisory, M&A, and Equity, located in London, Paris, Zurich & Geneva. The Debt Advisory group has been fast expanding and is currently looking for young ambitions professionals to join the adventure.
Kepler Cheuvreux / Key Figures:
1st independent European equity broker
1 billion euros of equities traded daily on average
1st Equity Research coverage in Continental Europe
2nd best broker for research in Europe (Extel 2019)
13 majors financial centres in Europe and the USA
1,200 institutional clients
The Debt Advisory & Leveraged Finance group is seeking to strengthen its mid-management team with entrepreneurial professionals, wishing to participate in the building of a unique investment banking franchise in Europe.
Lead the execution of financing transactions for European corporates and private equity funds;
Manage junior team and coach and develop Junior Associates and Analysts;
Prepare pitch-books and relevant information packs for client meetings;
Support the senior team on client development and pitches.
YOUR PROFILE & SKILLS:
The candidate should meet the following requirements:
5–year+ experience within debt advisory, leveraged finance, debt capital markets or financial restructuring;
Proficiency with a wide array of debt product is essentials: TLB, Unitranche, `High Yield, bank loans, convertibles, Euro PP, mezzanine, infrastructure finance etc.;
Impeccable Excel Financial Modelling skills ;
Outstanding team spirit;
Highly organized and efficient, with ability to multi-task and able to meet tight deadlines;
Fluency in English & French is essential, fluency in German would be welcome;
Graduates from top tier business schools or engineering schools/universities
Excellent communication skills - able to communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing.
Between 2 and 3 rounds of interviews: both fit and technical questions
You will need a flexible and creative approach in order to flourish in our international environment and succeed with our diverse client base. If you possess these qualities and would like to be part of Kepler Cheuvreux's story, then come and join us!
Henri BERTRAND, Group Head of Human Resources,
Please note that Kepler Cheuvreux promotes equal opportunity. All applications will be given due consideration.