|Job Requirements |
As a Senior Associate, you must be highly energetic and passionate individual with a positive and highly motivated ‘can do’ attitude. You must have the strong desire and ambition to succeed in this hugely rewarding industry. It is also vital for your role as a Senior Associate that you possess excellent verbal and written communication, analytic, mathematical, and interpersonal skills as well as presentation abilities. The Senior Associate is a client-facing role that must be able to convey bad news and deal with clients’ unique sensitivities while keeping each client moving through the company sales process at a steady pace.
Specific qualifications for the Senior Associate include:
• Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public. • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume. • Proficient personal computer skills include electronic e-mail, recordkeeping, routine database activity, word processing, spreadsheet, graphics, etc. • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously • Ability to handle a rigorous schedule of deadlines • Experienced in professional business writing preferred; including writing business plans and information memorandums • Experience with structuring M&A deals and finance experience • Experience working with entrepreneurs is a plus. • Prioritization and organization skills • Proficient in financial-modeling, financial-analysis, and Excel • Commercial understanding and awareness of business and operations in various industries • Possess valid and current driver license • No personal history of enforcement actions by the Securities Exchange Commission, FINRA, or any state securities regulatory bodies • Bachelor’s degree with a concentration or advanced degree Finance, Marketing, or Accounting or an unrelated degree with significant work experience in one or more of these fields • Availability for occasional travel and working outside of normal operating hours