Group Description: The Strategic, Defense, and Shareholder Advisory team focuses on advising clients with respect to shareholder activism, raid defense, and related situations.
What is the position? Evercore seeks to hire an experienced Analyst for its Strategic M&A, Defense, and Shareholder Advisory Team located in New York City. We will only review applications with at least one year of investment banking experience.
Primary Responsibilities: The Analyst will provide value-add analysis and research as part of the Strategic, Defense, and Shareholder Advisory team within the Advisory business. In this role, the Analyst will create client presentations regarding hostile activity, proxy fights, shareholder activism and corporate governance. The Analyst will work on live activism and raid defense situations, as well as create materials for use in client presentations, internal meetings and marketing initiatives. The Analyst will work in a team environment within Evercore’s Strategic, Defense, and Shareholder Advisory practice.
Specific Qualifications: The Analyst will be ambitious, self-directed, creative and resourceful. The candidate will be passionately interested in a career in investment banking, intellectually curious and eager to learn. We are seeking an academically accomplished candidate with the ability to multitask. This position comes with challenging work and a demanding environment in a rapidly growing firm.
The ideal candidate will have:
- An excellent, team-based attitude
- Relentless work ethic and high energy level
- Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
- Proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel
- Exceptional attention to detail
- Calm under pressure with a demonstrated track record of successfully managing multiple projects simultaneously
- Intellectual curiosity and an interest in finance
About Evercore: Evercore (NYSE: EVR) is a premier global independent investment banking advisory firm. We are dedicated to helping our clients achieve superior results through trusted independent and innovative advice on matters of strategic significance to boards of directors, management teams, and shareholders – including mergers and acquisitions, shareholder advisory, restructurings, and capital structure. Evercore also assists clients in raising public, private capital, delivers equity research, equity sales and agency trading execution, in addition to providing wealth and investment management services to high net worth individuals. Founded in 1995, the Firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices and affiliate offices in major financial centers in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. For more information, please visit www.evercore.com.
Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment: Evercore is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status, Aboriginal/Native American status or any other legally-protected factors.