Junior Consultant - International Fin. Restructuring team

Praha

Introduction to the Restructuring Team:
The financial restructuring team (the “Restructuring Team”) covers 31 countries across Central & Southeast Europe and CIS (the “CESA” region). The Restructuring Team provides comprehensive investment banking, solution-oriented financial advisory services for large- and medium-sized international borrowers and creditors in situations where the capital structure of the borrower is becoming or has become unsustainable. This team is looking for new junior members to work together on these interesting mandates.

Description of the Role:
As a junior member of our team, you will support and directly report to the Head of Restructuring for CESA (ex-Morgan Stanley, ex-Lazard investment banker) and his core team based in London and Prague from whom you can expect high quality on-the-job training. The role is set in a fun and fast-paced environment giving you an international exposure to an intellectually challenging area of corporate finance, where you will learn the full scope of corporate finance tools, from debt to equity investments, from financial modelling to debt structure and stakeholder analyses and much more. Further, you will be required to monitor the market and perform research as needed to prepare proposals for potential clients, including ensuring the necessary standards for quality are achieved. Additionally, you would be required to support the Head of Restructuring for CESA in his role as a leader within a global firm, including marketing, budgeting and networking activities.

We are looking for:

  • Technical skills:
  • Skilled in detailed financial and commercial analysis with focus on areas of vulnerability
  • Display commercial acumen and awareness of key drivers of corporate underperformance
  • Good MS Excel modelling skills and MS PowerPoint presentation preparations
  • Able to identify key issues on assignments and suggest workable solutions
  • Experienced in presenting findings clearly and concisely in deliverables to clients
  • People skills:
  • Enjoy and work effectively and efficiently as a member of an international, multi-cultural team
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with other EY teams, clients’ teams and others
  • Have stamina and commitment comparable to the highest standards as required in a top-tier financial advisory environment
  • Flexibility and ability to deliver under pressure on assignments with tight deadlines
  • Display strong communication and presentation skills
  • Educational qualifications and background:
  • University degree (preferably in finance or accounting)
  • 1-3 years of corporate finance experience from a corporate finance advisory firm, top tier accounting firm, bank or management consulting firm

We offer:

  • An outstanding professional learning experience working on some of the largest cutting-edge, cross-border transactions in the market to develop a broad range of best in class corporate finance skills
  • Very diversified nature of work focused on “solving the issue for clients” across different geographies and cultures
  • Opportunity to travel across the region
  • Wide range of learning and development programs
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package commensurate with the nature of work
  • Location: Prague or Bratislava

Start date:

  • Immadiately