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Senior Associate, M&A - Advisory & Capital Solutions - Johannesburg


We are looking to expand our South Africa presence and we are seeking a Senior Associate with strong M&A experience, to support in the origination and execution of a broad range of transactions within our Macquarie Capital team in Johannesburg.

Macquarie Capital is the investment banking and principal investment arm of Macquarie Group and our Johannesburg team delivers independent M&A, capital markets and debt advisory services to corporate and financial clients.

As part of our Johannesburg team, which focuses on the Metals and Mining sector, you will work with the senior team to generate and execute opportunities, assisting them in all marketing and transaction execution activities. You will prepare presentations for marketing and transaction execution purposes, model cash flows / financial projections to support transactions and manage internal processes for transactions and investment decisions.

You will also have the opportunity to attend relevant meetings and interact with our client base. Moreover, you will work in a highly motivated team and environment covering independent M&A, debt, equity advisory and principal investments for Macquarie Capital’s balance sheet in different sectors.

To be successful for this role, you will have between 4-5 years of relevant M&A experience and an excellent academic record. You will be able to demonstrate your deal execution experience and be regarded as an outstanding performer amongst your peers. You will possess strong financial modelling, valuation, and presentation skills.

If you have been working as a Senior Analyst or Associate in a leading investment bank, with demonstrable experience in structuring and documentation of transactions with corporate and private equity clients, we want to hear from you.

About Macquarie Capital

Macquarie Capital offers global capability in M&A Advisory, Debt and Equity Capital Markets, Principal Finance, and Equity Trading and Research underpinned by deep specialist expertise across a range of sectors. Our people are empowered to think innovatively to address client challenges and originate opportunities, thinking beyond individual transactions to become a trusted adviser and partner over the long haul. From origination to execution, our unique combination of ideas, capital and expertise is transforming opportunity into reality for our clients and partners around the world.

With staff in 35 offices transacting across 31 countries, Macquarie Capital is a truly global business. A role in the team will expose you to a dynamic working environment and the opportunity to contribute to high-profile transactions whilst working in a business with the best people in the industry.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and an inclusive workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’, we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

As an inclusive employer, Macquarie does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including colour and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.

Joining Macquarie means you’ll be able to work in a way that suits you best. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 16,300+ employees and offices in 31 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: MacCap-957451
Work type: Full time
Location: Johannesburg
Category: Mid-level, Corporate Finance / M&A
Group: Macquarie Capital
Division: Advisory & Capital Solutions
Recruiter: Ravi Dass
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