Investment Banking Associate– Healthcare – Biopharmaceuticals
About Piper Jaffray Investment Banking
Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE: PJC) is an investment bank and asset management firm headquartered in Minneapolis with offices across the U.S. and in London, Zurich and Hong Kong. Piper Jaffray has a global healthcare investment banking and capital markets team with over 70 professionals. Since 2007, the team has represented clients in approximately 500 transactions with an aggregate value of over $90 billion.
We are currently looking for a full-time Experienced Associate to join our Global Healthcare group focusing on biopharmaceuticals in our San Francisco, CA office.
Our Associate position offers a unique opportunity for ambitious professionals seeking to play a meaningful role in our continued growth while gaining significant experience in M&A, debt, equity and equity-linked transactions. The Associate will prepare valuations, write memorandums for company sale assignments and private placements, prepare M&A analyses, and participate in due diligence and drafting sessions for public offerings. The Associate is responsible for structuring and executing transactions, and typically functions as a backup for relationships with important clients, is generally the key contact for some clients, and begins to assume some important new business responsibilities.
Attracting only the very best professionals has been and will continue to be a key element of our success. We are focused on hiring candidates with genuine potential and interest for advancement within our firm. A successful candidate will possess the following characteristics:
Minimum 1+ years of investment banking experience at the Associate level or 3 years experience as an investment banking analyst with direct promotion to associate
Medical doctor that has recently completed medical school and would like to pivot into finance
Equity research analyst interested in transitioning into investment banking
Excellent analytical and modeling skills
Strong organizational and project management skills