Senior Analyst/Associate

Scott-Macon Securities, Inc.
New York, USA
Jul 10, 2017
Jul 15, 2017
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time

Founded in 1973, Scott-Macon's clients range from multi-billion dollar international conglomerates to privately-held domestic and foreign corporations. A significant portion of the firm's business involves sale, divestiture or acquisition assignments with the remaining portion involving the direct placement of debt or equity and corporate finance consulting and valuations. Please visit for additional information.


Scott-Macon is seeking a Senior Analyst/Associate to assist the firm's senior corporate finance professionals in executing principally both buy-side and sell-side investment banking mandates in the Consumer Products & Retail Investment Banking Group. The Senior Analyst/Associate's responsibilities will provide support on transactions, from inception through closing.


Certain specific responsibilities include:


  • Working with the Managing Director and Vice President in developing pitch materials
  • Attending pitches with senior officers
  • Developing potential buyer / target lists
  • Coordinating confidentiality agreements
  • Drafting and distributing detailed information memorandums
  • Developing integrated financial models
  • Populating data room information along with coordinating additional due diligence questions
  • Updating clients with formal PowerPoint presentations as necessary
  • Reviewing and preparing summaries of letters of intent with the supervision of senior officers and participating in the negotiation process


General requirements include:


  • Outstanding analytical skills, including strong knowledge of accounting and tax conventions, deal structures, and valuation across industries and asset classes in both healthy and distressed situations
  • Strong interpersonal and oral communication skills
  • Superior organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to follow-up independently and consistently
  • Creative and proven ability to package opportunities with best practices
  • High energy level and enthusiasm
  • Demonstrated team player


Basic background qualifications include:


  • 2 to 5 years of investment banking or related experience with proven client interaction
  • Strong academic background (MBA, CFA, CPA, or equivalent is preferred, but not required)
  • Ability to understand financial statements and construct financial models
  • Full command of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint along with related financial services software


This opportunity carries a salary, full benefits package, and an annual bonus based on individual and firm achievement.


Please provide a resume and a cover letter detailing your qualifications for the position by email