Regions Bank Investment Banking Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia
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This Investment Banking Analyst position supports the Financial Services Group industry coverage team within Regions Bank and Regions Securities LLC. The Investment Banking Analyst serves as the primary analytical support for senior bankers in the origination and execution of traditional corporate banking products and services, including loan syndications, various capital markets products, and strategic and financial advisory services. Analysts also assist in the cultivation of client relationships by conducting research, staying abreast of client and industry trends, and participating in industry and client related strategic and tactical planning. Analysts participate in client meetings, due diligence visits, and other client interactions during which they gain exposure to key executives and senior bankers. The Analyst provides these services as part of a client team that also consists of Associates, Vice Presidents, and Directors/Managing Directors.
Analysts are expected to split time between a) supporting live deals and pitches across the full spectrum of products and services, b) supporting general advisory assignments (public and private company buy-side and sell-side engagements, etc.), and c) research/analytical support. Incumbents are expected to obtain the Series 79 & 63 licenses within six months of employment.
Additional responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:
Supporting senior bankers in their relationship responsibilities, including interaction with current and prospective clients
Maintaining proprietary databases through monitoring news, current events, transactions and financial information for clients, prospects and other industry participants
Understanding client needs and identifying Regions products and services, or other unique, actionable ideas that can help clients achieve their goals
Developing and maintaining detailed financial models to value companies and depict projected financial results
Ensuring high quality of client deliverables by having strong written communication skills and attention to detail
Preparing written material, including pitches, proposals, client materials and associated supporting analyses
Conducting extensive financial and industry due diligence to evaluate the risk/return parameters of a transaction
This position is exempt from timekeeping requirements under the Fair Labor Standards act and is not eligible for overtime pay.
Successful candidates will be expected to assume a substantial amount of responsibility. The Analyst will be required to work in multiple roles and on multiple projects, both independently and as part of a team.
Analysts typically work 3 years before having the opportunity to advance to the Associate position.
Bachelor’s degree with proven record of high achievement
Coursework in financial accounting and corporate finance
Advanced user of Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
Energetic self-starter with willingness to work long hours, take on significant and multiple responsibilities, and dedication towards excellence and achieving results
Past relevant experience preferred (i.e., summer internships or 1-2 years past experience)
At Regions, our culture focuses on five core values that are a commitment to how we will do business:
Put people first
Do what is right
Focus on your customer
Through these values, our mission to make life better drives our desire to improve and make a positive difference in the communities where we work and live through financial investments and volunteering.