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Associate - Financial Restructuring, Chicago

  • Job
    Full-time
    Junior Level
  • Banking & Finance
  • $175K - $225K
  • Chicago
  • Quick Apply

AI generated summary

  • You must be motivated, creative, and outgoing with strong communication and financial analysis skills, knowledge of accounting, financial theory, and analytical capabilities.
  • You will work on a variety of financial restructuring transactions, including advising companies in out-of-court and in-court restructurings, raising financing, providing distressed M&A advisory services, and participating in complex negotiations on behalf of clients.

Requirements

  • Basic Qualifications:
  • Teamwork is essential to the firm’s success. At the same time, creativity and new ideas are encouraged. Associates are given substantial responsibility and are encouraged to help us grow our business. The ideal candidate should be motivated, creative, outgoing, and possess strong communication and financial analysis skills.
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Candidates must have a strong knowledge of accounting and applied financial theory, keen analytical capabilities, and excellent verbal and written communication skills

Responsibilities

  • An Associate in Financial Restructuring will work on a variety of transactions within the Financial Restructuring business, including creditor- and debtor-side engagements ranging from capital market and refinancing transactions to M&A and broad restructurings. The group offers a unique opportunity for Associates to gain exposure across financial advisory and investment banking products and industries. These services include but are limited to:
  • Advising companies and stakeholders in out-of-court and in-court restructurings,
  • Raising third-party financing,
  • Providing distressed M&A advisory services,
  • Advising in bespoke special situations with one or multiple constituents, and
  • Participating in complex negotiations on behalf of our clients 

FAQs

What kind of transactions will an Associate in Financial Restructuring work on?

An Associate in Financial Restructuring will work on a variety of transactions within the Financial Restructuring business, including creditor- and debtor-side engagements ranging from capital market and refinancing transactions to M&A and broad restructurings.

What services does the Financial Restructuring group provide?

The Financial Restructuring group provides services such as advising companies and stakeholders in out-of-court and in-court restructurings, raising third-party financing, providing distressed M&A advisory services, advising in bespoke special situations with one or multiple constituents, and participating in complex negotiations on behalf of clients.

What kind of responsibilities will Associates in Financial Restructuring have?

Associates in Financial Restructuring are typically members of deal teams and work closely with managing directors, directors/vice presidents, and financial analysts. They are given substantial responsibility and are encouraged to help grow the business.

What qualifications are preferred for candidates applying for this position?

Candidates must have a strong knowledge of accounting and applied financial theory, keen analytical capabilities, and excellent verbal and written communication skills. They should be motivated, creative, outgoing, and possess strong financial analysis skills.

Finance
Industry
1001-5000
Employees
1972
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI) is a global investment bank with expertise in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, financial restructuring, and valuation. The firm serves corporations, institutions, and governments worldwide with offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, and the Asia-Pacific region. Independent advice and intellectual rigor are hallmarks of the firm’s commitment to client success across its advisory services. Houlihan Lokey is the No. 1 M&A advisor for the past six consecutive years in the U.S., the No. 1 global restructuring advisor for the past seven consecutive years, and the No. 1 global M&A fairness opinion advisor over the past 20 years, all based on a number of transactions and according to data provided by Refinitiv.