The Corporate Strategy Investment Banking Summer Analyst will become an integral member of the Corporate Strategy Group, a selective team dedicated to analyzing and executing strategic initiatives for Lazard globally. In addition, the corporate strategy summer analyst will participate in the firm-wide incoming investment banking summer analyst training program. Classes held throughout the summer teach the fundamentals of banking, with a specific focus on modeling and relevant analytical techniques. Depending on the project or initiative, day-to-day responsibilities of the analyst include sourcing and executing acquisitions to expand Lazard’s business, financial analysis and modeling, company and industry research, and interacting with senior management to assist in strategic decision-making.
Candidates should be class of 2023 and top academic performers who are willing to work hard in an unstructured environment that values initiative, creativity, maturity, and enthusiasm for learning. Academic backgrounds may vary, but candidates must be comfortable with financial concepts and enjoy quantitative work.
The position is available in New York