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Griffin Financial Group is the largest investment bank headquartered in Pennsylvania and has offices located in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Our multidisciplinary platform provides our clients with the breadth and depth of investment banking, legal and other professional services not found among traditional investment banks.

Our focus on M&A advisory, capital formation and strategic consulting services along with the strength of our platform provides a great opportunity for talented investment banking professionals of all levels to join a successful team.

Many of Griffin’s investment bankers have diverse educational and occupational backgrounds with industry-specific expertise, providing an environment in which our analysts and associates are able to quickly enhance their skills by working directly with leaders from a variety of industries. As a team member, you will work with former CEOs and CFOs of banks and health care institutions, as well CFAs, CPAs with Big Four experience, MBAs and other colleagues with law degrees.

We are always looking for the most talented people to join our team.

Available Positions

Investment Banking Associate 2 – 5 Years of Experience

Griffin has an immediate opening for a full-time Investment Banking Associate. This position is based in the Greater Philadelphia and Central Pennsylvania areas. We are seeking candidates with 2 – 5 years of M&A transaction and advisory experience; MBA, CPA or CFA preferred.

Overview of Position

The Associate will support investment banking professionals in preparing research, industry analyses, proposals, presentations and marketing materials using advanced Excel and PowerPoint applications. Candidates will also be required to perform sophisticated analytical and administrative tasks, provide guidance to other professionals and take leadership roles in key back office processes. Candidates must be highly motivated, responsible and have excellent communication and time management skills.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide advanced analytical and transaction support to senior staff in all facets of the transaction process including research, marketing, pitch books, engagements and post-transaction administration
  • Transaction-related responsibilities include working with internal and external professionals in the execution of investment banking or capital markets transactions including buy side and sell side M&A, fairness opinions and capital offerings
  • Marketing-related responsibilities include performing company, industry, regulatory, market, economic, accounting or other related analyses
  • Oversee work product performed by Analysts and or interns; manage, mentor, develop and recruit junior staff while enhancing the corporate culture
  • Qualifications, Skills and Background

  • Bachelor of Science degree with concentration in Accounting, Economics, Finance or Mathematics required; MBA, CPA or CFA desirable
  • 2-5 years of experience required in finance, investment banking, commercial banking, insurance, public accounting or related field
  • Superior analytical, quantitative, accounting and financial modeling skills
  • The Opportunity

    We offer a competitive compensation package, including discretionary bonus, profit sharing and health benefits as well as tuition reimbursement for advanced degrees and licensing.

    Contact Information - Interested candidates should forward a cover letter and resume to:

    William C. McLaughlin (Bill)
    The Stevens & Lee Companies