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Title:  Analyst, Investment Banking Power & Utilities




Requisition ID: 176626

Salary Range: 110,000.00 - 120,000.00 

Please note that the Salary Range shown is a guideline only. Salary offered may vary based on factors, including, but not limited to, the successful candidate’s relevant knowledge, skills, and experience.


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


Analyst, U.S. Power & Utilities Investment Banking, New York, NY


Global Banking and Markets 


Global Banking and Markets (GBM) is a leading Canadian Capital Markets and Investment Banking business with a growing platform in the US and Latin America, operating globally for over 100 years. Scotiabank’s strong U.S. presence provides our clients an important bridge to this key global market for trade and investment flows across the Americas and the world. 

Global Banking & Markets provides a full range of investment banking, credit and risk management products and services relevant to the financing and strategic development needs of our clients. Our products include debt and equity financing, mergers & acquisitions, corporate banking, institutional equity sales, trading and research, fixed income products, derivatives, energy, foreign exchange and precious & metals. We also cross-sell the full range of wholesale products and services offered by the Scotiabank Group. Be part of an innovative, Global Capital Markets and Investment Banking business with a unique geographic footprint that puts capital to work for our clients across industries!  We work together to drive ambition for every future! 


Scotiabank’s Power & Utilities Investment Banking team is a leading U.S. financial advisor to utility corporates, renewable energy companies, and financial investors. The team is actively involved with a wide array of industry participants and has a successful track record, with 20+ M&A transactions executed over the last 12 months. Associates have the opportunity to immediately and meaningfully contribute to live transactions including sell-side renewable asset/portfolio sales and capital raises for leading renewable platforms.


Position Highlights:

Analysts in Investment Banking enjoy a stimulating and challenging work environment in which they execute a broad range of transactions.  A high degree of responsibility is afforded to those demonstrating initiative and the desire to take on such responsibility.

Scotiabank’s Power & Utilities Investment Banking team is a leading renewable energy investment banking platform. The team is actively involved with a wide array of renewable investors, developers and regulated utilities. The Analyst will have the opportunity to immediately and meaningfully contribute to live transactions including sell-side renewable asset/portfolio sales and capital raises for leading renewable platforms.

A significant amount of effort, diligence and initiative is required to properly execute assignments.  The complexity of clients’ financial requirements coupled with the intense competitiveness of the investment banking industry necessitates a full commitment to the task at hand.  Standards are very high as most work is presented to senior executives at client firms and supervision is provided only to the extent that it is required.

With a limited hierarchy of professionals and a small project team approach, Analysts have ample opportunity for career growth and development.  On any given project, Analysts will interact with other departments of the firm such as Corporate Banking, Equity Capital Markets, Global Fixed Income and Global Equity Derivatives gaining knowledge and understanding of both investment banking and the capital markets.

What You’ll Do:


  • Evaluating and analyzing the financial needs of corporate clients, including the development of financial models
  • Creating marketing materials and presentations
  • Supporting transaction structuring and execution efforts, with increasing levels of responsibility and accountability over time
  • Identifying and developing business opportunities with clients
  • Perform comprehensive financial statement analysis and create and maintain models
  • Collect, consolidate and interpret company and industry data
  • Financial and written analysis of companies and industries
  • Preparing client presentations, including compiling data and assembling presentation materials
  • Supporting drafting of prospectuses, related documentation and marketing materials for transactions
  • Applying product and capital markets knowledge to help clients achieve their financial objectives    

What You’ll Bring


  • 1 - 3 years’ work experience in Investment Banking or the power/utilities sector preferred
  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Business, Finance, Math, Engineering, Economics, Science or Technology
  • Proven record of outstanding achievement in academic and extracurricular activities 
  • Strong quantitative skills focused on financial analysis, accounting and financial theory 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent command of Microsoft Suite, with an emphasis on Excel
  • 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 including a strong sense of personal integrity and teamwork
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly adapt to new situations 
  • A high level of energy and a keen desire to learn new concepts 


At Scotiabank, every employee is empowered to reach their fullest potential, respected for who they are and, embraced for their differences. That’s why we work to grow and diversify talent and engage employees in a performance-oriented culture. 

What's in it for you? 

Scotiabank wants you to be able to bring your best self to work – and life, every day. With a focus on holistic well-being, our many flexible benefit programs are designed to help support your unique family, financial, physical, mental, and social health needs. 

Location(s):  United States : New York : New York City

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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