Job Title: Structured Credit Trading & Special Situations
Corporate Title: Vice President
Division: Global Markets
Nomura is an Asia-headquartered financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30 countries. By connecting markets East & West, Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and governments through its three business divisions: Retail, Asset Management, and Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking). Founded in 1925, the firm practices disciplined entrepreneurship while building on a long tradition of serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought leadership. For further information about Nomura, visit www.nomura.com.
Vice President assists/ leads origination, execution and ongoing file management of non-traditional lending transactions: special situations, real estate, distressed debt acquisition and corporate recapitalisations.
Responsibilities and Duties
Assisting in originating conducting credit research and analysis and evaluating and analysing the financial needs of corporate and real estate clients and any other applicable quantitative and qualitative analysis;
Identifying and developing business opportunities, preparing marketing materials and presentations and assisting in client relationship development;
Work closely with senior directors in executing transactions by acting as project coordinator, due diligence and valuation manager;
Responsible for the development of valuation models, pro-forma financial statements and comparable company analysis, etc to perform asset and corporate valuations;
Drafting documentations including non-disclosure agreements, engagement letters, loan documentation, intercreditor documents;
Assisting in loan position selldowns and secondary loan sourcing and sales: processing NDAs, drafting invitation letters, prepare transaction teaser documents and information memoranda, liaising with potential syndication targets
Ongoing file management: periodic reporting on key positions of the group, analysis of covenant compliance, engaging with existing borrowers to monitor performance.
Key Deliverables of the Role;
Deliver high quality work well and on time and manage multiple projects under time pressure;
Be an effective communicator, working closely with clients and execution teams to ensure deals are executed smoothly and transaction risks minimised;
Competency and Experience Requirements;
At least 5 years of relevant work experience;
Advanced financial modelling and financial analytical skills;
Advanced Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint);
Strong written and verbal communication skills;
A high level of attention to detail;
Strong organisation and multi-tasking skills;
The ability to excel under pressure amid demanding deadlines;
The ability to perform effectively in a team environment;
High personal and 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;
Banking experience would be beneficial;
Fluency in at least one Asian language would be beneficial.