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Title:  Analyst, Investment Banking Leadership Development Program




Requisition ID: 107494

Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.


Scotiabank US

Analyst, Investment Banking Leadership Development Program 2022

Global Banking and Markets provides a full range of credit, risk management and investment banking products and services relevant to the financing and strategic development needs of our clients. Our products include investment banking, mergers & acquisitions, corporate banking, institutional equity sales, trading and research, debt products, derivatives, foreign exchange and bullion & base metals. We also cross-sell the full range of wholesale products and services offered by Scotiabank.


Is this role right for you? 

The Analyst Program at Scotiabank is designed to introduce recent graduates to the stimulating and challenging career of investment banking involving equity financings and mergers and acquisitions. The Analyst Program will provide the exposure to both the Investment Banking and Equity Capital Markets Groups. Analysts will learn to perform complex financial analysis such as market comparisons, company valuations and pro-forma financial modeling. In addition, Analysts prepare company and industry specific research to support financial valuations.


Putting forth a strong and consistent effort is critical to the success and development of an Analyst at Scotiabank. Analysts must have a strong work ethic, be accommodating and maintain extremely high professional standards. An Analyst is typically involved in a number of deals and projects at the same time and will work with several senior group members from specific industry sectors concurrently. Balancing the requirements of multiple deal assignments and/or projects can be very demanding. Putting forth a strong and consistent effort is critical to the success and development of an Analyst at Scotiabank. Analysts must also be willing to work extended business hours, including weekends as required, in order to meet multiple work deadlines.  

Analysts will have access to the Global Banking and Markets Learning Program – frequent interactive learning sessions led by our experienced professionals. Analysts will also have access to our Mentoring program and be teamed-up with a mentor who will serve as a guide for professional and personal development.


We are committed to offering you extensive opportunities for training, hands-on experience and career advancement. Simply put, your future is our investment.

In this role, you will be:

  • Evaluating and analyzing the financial needs of corporate clients, including the development of financial models, marketing materials and presentations
  • Supporting client pitch and deal execution efforts
  • Financial and written analysis of companies and industries, including the development of valuation models, pro-forma financial statements and comparable company analysis, etc.
  • Preparing client presentations
  • Applying product and capital markets knowledge to help clients achieve their financial objectives
    Do you have the skills you need to succeed? We'd love to work with you, if you have:
  • Undergraduate or Graduate Degree in Finance, Economics, Business, Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics discipline or related fields
  • Demonstrated interest and knowledge in the financial markets
  • Undergraduate degree completed by June 2022
  • Proven record of outstanding achievement in academic and extracurricular activities
  • A clearly defined interest in Investment Banking
  • Strong quantitative skills focused on financial analysis, accounting and financial theory
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • A high level of attention to detail
  • The ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining a high standard of work
  • The ability to excel under pressure amid demanding deadlines
  • The ability to perform effectively in a team environment
  • High professional standards
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly adapt to new situations
  • A strong sense of personal integrity and teamwork
  • A high level of energy and a keen desire to learn new concepts
  • Independent thinker and proven ability to make decisions
  • Advanced excel and powerpoint skills are a plus
  • Financial modeling experience is a plus
  • Related industry experience through coursework, extracurriculars, and/or work experience is an asset 

What’s in it for you?

  • Great culture, compensation, and benefits!
  • You will be encouraged to speak up and take initiative on specific projects and be part of an amazing team.
  • The analyst role will also include personal development opportunities and team building activities to enhance your experience.    
  • We are committed to offering you extensive opportunities for training, hands-on experience and career advancement. Simply put, your future is our investment.


Location(s):  United States : New York : New York City || United States : California : San Francisco || United States : Texas : Houston 

Scotiabank is a leading bank in the Americas. Guided by our purpose: "for every future", we help our customers, their families and their communities achieve success through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets.  

At Scotiabank, we value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance, please click here. Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

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