Company Profile Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.
As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.
Department Profile Global Capital Markets (GCM) responds with market judgment and ingenuity to meet clients' needs for capital. Whether executing an IPO, a debt offering or a leveraged buyout, GCM integrates Morgan Stanley's expertise in Sales & Trading and in Investment Banking, offering clients seamless advice and sophisticated solutions. We originate structure and execute public and private placement of equities, investment-grade and non-investment-grade debt and related products.
Team Profile Morgan Stanley's European Equity Capital Markets practice has consistently been the leader across equity issuance products such as IPOs, capital increases, accelerated share placing's and equity-linked products. Our team has been a partner of trust for many of Europe's most high-profile financial, corporate and private equity clients and is a leader in terms of idea generation, execution advice and co-operation with a world-class Equities distribution platform.
Primary Responsibilities We are currently hiring for a junior Associate to work in the Equity Capital Markets team within Global Capital Markets (GCM) in London. Working with the Equity Capital Markets team, your primary responsibility would be to work with and support the team executing a range of equity products. The responsibilities of this role include:
Providing client-facing input on origination and execution across all equity issuance products (common equity, equity-linked, structured solutions) across all industry sectors
Liaising with equities sales, research and trading teams to deliver capital markets advice to our corporate clients
Creating and interpreting financial models, transaction structuring
Day to day project management role in transaction processes, liaising with clients and other advisors
Frequent interaction with UK investment banking and corporate broking teams, industry sector banking teams, and global capital markets teams in other regions
Previous employment at an Investment Bank in equity capital markets is essential
Fluency in English and Nordic or Benelux languages is essential
Top class postgraduate degree or equivalent from a leading university
Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential
Strong desire to perform to the highest professional standards, in a fast paced team oriented environment
Strong analytical and modelling skills
Committed to delivery of highest quality work product; strong attention to detail.
Strong organisational skills
Ability to effectively prioritise and handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines
Strong team player able to work effectively in a team environment
A positive, highly motivated individual who exhibits strong leadership and management qualities
Demonstrate a high level of professional integrity
Proactive and positive, self-motivated and goal oriented
Strong work ethic and demonstrated commitment to excellence
Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximise their full potential. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the global communities in which we operate and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents.