Investment Banking Management – Assignments Professional

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Investment Banking Management – Assignments Professional

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POSTING DATE: Sep 27, 2021

PRIMARY LOCATION: Americas-United States of America-New York-New York

EDUCATION LEVEL: Bachelor’s Degree

JOB: Investment Banking


JOB LEVEL: Professional


Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of services, including:

– Institutional Services – Investment Banking, Capital Markets, Sales & Trading, Research

– Investment Management – Traditional and Alternative products, including Private Equity & Credit

Wealth Management – Personal, family office, and institutional wealth management services

The Firm serves clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career – a collegial but highly dynamic place for people to learn, achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture. Morgan Stanley’s Investment Banking Division (IBD) builds and maintains close relationships with corporations and governments around the world in order to provide both traditional and innovative solutions that meet their individual strategic and financial needs.

The Mergers & Acquisitions Department (M&A) is responsible for structuring and executing a wide range of complex domestic and cross-border transactions including acquisitions, divestitures, mergers, spin-offs, joint-ventures, asset swaps and defenses against unsolicited takeover attempts. The group works in close partnership with the firm’s industry coverage groups across sectors.

Role & Responsibilities of the Americas Assignments Professional

Review new mandates and activities proposed by IBD and GCM professionals and teams across all Firm businesses to identify potential conflicts and reputational risks

Form appropriate strategies to navigate actual/potential conflicts and execute on those resolution plans through direct coordination with IBD and GCM professionals, IBD Management, internal legal counsel and the Global Conflicts Office (GCO)

Role reports directly to the Americas Assignments Associate, a Senior Associate in the Mergers & Acquisitions department

Liaise with Assignments Associates in other regions to address matters on a global basis

Monitor significant conflicts-related industry developments/trends impacting the Firm and region, regulatory developments and Firm or industry initiatives

Assist M&A Management with creation and development of reference and marketing materials and assist with critical administrative functions


– Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent required – preferably in law, finance or business

Preferred work experience of at least 2 years in the financial services industry

M&A and/or capital markets transaction experience, corporate finance or investment management professional experience preferred

Ability to interact with senior decision makers, excellent presentation and relationship management skills

Adept at working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

Strong analytical skills and attention to detail

Ability to work as a team player, as well as independently



This company is hiring for this role at multiple locations.

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