GulfStar Group Seeks Qualified Financial Analyst Candidates

GulfStar Group, Houston's premier middle market investment bank, is seeking qualified candidates for immediately available financial analyst-level positions. 

To be considered for a position, a candidate must have the following qualifications/characteristics: 

  • At least one year of experience as an analyst at an established middle market or bulge bracket Investment Banking Firm or one year of experience in the transaction services, management restructuring or audit group of a Big 4 Accounting Firm
    Demonstrated command of Financial Accounting principals
    Strong financial modeling and analysis skills
    Superior research skills
    Strong writing skills
    Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics – CPA and/or Series 63 & 79 FINRA licenses will be given preference
    Demonstrated command of Excel and PowerPoint – working knowledge of Capital IQ and FactSet will be given preference
    Very high level of motivation, commitment and dedication
    Proactive mindset with a willingness to learn
    Demonstrated ability to work independently
    Desire to excel in a demanding and dynamic work environment
    Two-year (minimum) commitment
    Houston resident, or ability to freely relocate immediately

RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Participating as an integral member of two to four person deal execution teams and providing company and industry research, analytical support and process management, from pitch to closing
    Three statement financial modeling
    Valuation analysis
    Comparable company and transaction research and analyses
    Providing transaction process support on M&A, Private Placement, and Financial Advisory projects
    Assisting in the drafting and preparation of marketing materials including pitch books, confidential information memoranda, corporate and industry profiles and industry/market analyses
    Researching and identifying targeted buyers
    In-depth company and industry research including the drafting of industry newsletters
    Travel for client engagements will be required

COMPENSATION 

  • Compensation consists of market competitive base salary, a substantial year-end bonus and health care and 401(k) benefits 
  • Outstanding performers will be strongly considered for promotion to associate after a two-year commitment 

If you meet the above qualifications, please send your cover letter and a detailed resume to Scott Winship at careers@gulfstargroup.com.

About GulfStar Group
GulfStar is a leading middle market investment bank headquartered in Houston. GulfStar specializes in providing merger and acquisition advisory services, institutional private placements of equity and debt, and general corporate finance advisory services to companies with revenues or enterprise values generally ranging from $25 million to $350 million. Since its formation in 1990, GulfStar has completed more than 700 assignments in 36 states and 16 foreign countries across a variety of industries.