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Banking Americas (BA) provides corporate and investment banking coverage, sponsor coverage, advisory and solutions and loan capital markets/syndicate to Mizuho's client base of leading international corporations, financial institutions and public sector entities in the US and Canada.
BA supports client business activities throughout the region with an extensive range of capital markets and lending capabilities and an integrated team of coverage, advisory and product bankers responsible for client relationship management and strategic transaction development to execute banking and securities mandates and originate idea generation for potential acquisitions, divestitures and investment opportunities.
The Industrials Group within BA is focused on nine industrial subsectors: Autos, Chemicals, Transportation & Logistics, Aerospace & Defense, Metals & Mining, Capital Goods, Paper & Packaging, Building Products, and Business Services.
Job Summary :
Industrials Group Vice Presidents take a lead role in the design, origination, structuring and execution of debt and equity capital markets, leveraged finance, mergers & acquisitions, and other global products and services for existing and prospective Mizuho clients. A Vice President is expected to identify key industry and product trends and to leverage junior resources to produce pitch and deal materials to enhance the ultimate deliverable to our clients.
Vice Presidents will assume a senior role within a multifunctional team that is responsible for a wide variety of projects, some of which include:
Conduct extensive quantitative economic, industry and company research and analysis
Conduct and model a broad range of corporate finance alternatives and due diligence for client transactions including M&A, strategic alternatives, capital structure development, acquisition finance and syndicated loan and capital market financing
Financial modeling, valuation, comparable & relative value analyses and market-specific analysis
Facilitate and coordinate product group idea generation and solutions development across a broad platform of global capabilities
Draft client pitches and marketing materials including M&A, public/private debt & equity capital markets, syndicated bank financing, industry specific analysis and other internal documentation by coordinating internal and external resources
Assist in financing structuring, underwriting transaction evaluation, preparation, due diligence and execution
Assist in the development and continued cultivation of client relationships
Assist in the development and training of junior bankers
MBA or Masters degree in Finance or Economics and a minimum of  years of investment banking, corporate finance and capital markets experience with a top tier global bank
Extremely deep understanding of selected Industrial sub-sectors; experience with banking transactions related to the Industrial sub-sectors is mandatory
Knowledge of corporate finance, securities, financial markets and risk & pricing analysis
Aptitude to synthesize large amounts of information and develop innovative ideas and/or product solutions
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Maturity and good judgment in handling confidential and sensitive information
Ability to work under pressure and adhere to tight deadlines
Strong written and oral communication skills and ability to convey ideas
Creativity and intellectual curiosity
Ability to work independently and must be able to work effectively in a team environment
Advanced proficiency with FactSet, CapitalIQ, Bloomberg, Microsoft Office
Series 79 & 63
Company Overview Mizuho Americas is a leading financial institution comprising several legal entities, which together offer clients corporate and investment banking, financing, securities, treasury services, asset management, research and more. Mizuho's operations in the Americas connect a broad client base of major corporations, financial institutions and public sector groups to local markets and a vast global network. Mizuho Americas is an integral part of the Japan-based Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: MFG), which is comprised of offices in nearly 40 countries, approximately 60,000 employees, and assets of more than USD 1.8 trillion. Learn more at mizuhoamericas.com.
Mizuho offers a competitive total rewards package. We are an EEO Employer - M/F/Disability/Veteran. #LI-MIZUHO