M&A Associate - Telecom, Media & Entertainment at Lazard



Mid Level

New York, NY, USA

$67.000 - $91.000

05 Oct → 04 Nov

Job Description

At Lazard, Associates work as part of client teams which provide a wide range of services, including: general financial advice, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, special committee assignments, takeover defense, corporate restructurings, strategic partnerships/joint ventures, advice on capital structure, and underwritings.

Lazard offers an unparalleled opportunity to work as part of small deal teams on strategic and other assignments, providing meaningful exposure to senior bankers and client representatives.

Day-to-day activities of an Associate include: financial analysis and modeling, creating and preparing client presentations, interacting with clients, managing deal processes and providing guidance to Analysts, among other activities.

In the Telecom, Media & Entertainment group, our Associates work across many verticals, including: wireless telecom, wireline telecom, diversified media, digital media, information services, advertising, publishing, television and cable networks, cable operators, satellites, and broadcasting, among others

Lazard is an intellectual capital business focused on delivering the best advice and solutions to clients. Achieving these objectives requires us to identify, develop and retain the best talent. A workforce comprised of people with varied backgrounds and experiences creates a rich diversity of thought that empowers us to challenge conventional wisdom, as diverse perspectives lead to better decisions.

Our appreciation of diversity’s strength is ingrained in our multi-cultural heritage. As a global firm that has grown organically from local roots in different countries, we have a deep tradition of respect for individual differences, which has been core to our success for more than 170 years.

The ongoing cultivation of diversity and an inclusive, equitable culture are essential to our continued growth. We are committed to sustaining an environment in which all employees – regardless of socioeconomic status, race, color, nationality, religion, gender, sexual orientation, physical abilities, veteran or military status – can bring their whole selves to work to maximize their individual potential and our collective success.

Requirements / Qualifications

  • At least two years of investment banking experience at the Associate level (or an equivalent level of experience at a corporate law firm or in the Telecom, Media & Entertainment industry)

  • Strong interest in Telecom, Media & Entertainment investment banking

  • Top academic performance with comfort operating in an environment which values initiative, creativity, maturity, and poise

  • Strong quantitative background and analytical skills coupled with attention to detail

  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills with ability to multi-task

  • Motivation to work as a team player and contribute to a positive team culture

  • Bachelor’s degree required; an MBA and/or JD would be an asset

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