Investment Banking Consumer Retail VP - Los Angeles

Morgan Stanley USA
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Mar 16, 2018
Apr 18, 2018
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Morgan Stanley's Banking Group provides industry, regional and product expertise to corporations, institutions and government clients in order to develop and execute innovative and customized solutions to the most challenging strategic and financing issues faced in the global marketplace. The Banking Group is comprised of a number of industry groups which work closely with product team members in Mergers & Acquisitions, Global Capital Markets, Real Estate, and other industry groups throughout the Firm to provide relevant market insight, product creativity, and execution expertise to clients. These solutions include initial public offerings; public and private equity and equity-linked financings; mergers, acquisitions and restructurings; defense advisory assignments; strategic partnerships; public and private debt placements; share repurchases; and hedging, swaps and derivative transactions.

Our Los Angeles office is looking for an Investment Banking Vice President to join the Investment Banking team covering Consumer Retail clients. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with regional and international clients on a wide range of complex transactions including acquisitions, divestitures, mergers, joint ventures, corporate restructurings, shareholder relations, recapitalizations, demergers, leveraged buyouts and defenses against unsolicited takeover attempts, strategic advisory assignments and executions of public and private capital markets transactions. The successful candidate will work closely with professionals throughout the firm to deliver high quality advice to our clients. You will play a critical role on a team, including managing and cultivating important client transactions and relationships.


• Three years+ experience within the investment banking industry as an associate / VP with a proven track record working on executed deals across M&A and various industry secto rs
• Commercial instinct and ability to perform under pressure and tight deadlines
• Superior valuation skills
• Comfortable reading and interpreting financial statements
• Extraordinarily high level of motivation and commitment to working hard
• Extraordinarily high level of focus on work quality and attention to detail
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• An MBA, CA and/or CFA designation would be an asset
• Series licensing or must obtain
• Consumer / Retail background a plus