Investment Banking Associate / VP – Aerospace & Defence

Los Angeles
Posted 1 month ago

Oaklands Global is currently working with a leading A&D boutique on the West Coast, looking for an experienced Associate or VP with leadership skill who will be heading a team of Analysts and Associates and supporting the management team with training, mentoring and overall client facing roles.

Since their start, they have been thriving with a consistent year to year team, revenue, and dealership growth. Their current compensation structure is like non-other in the market! Comprised of a base salary (to street level) and a % pay-out structure that would allow you to make anything between 500k and 1mm all in (Associates made 700k last year)

Key Responsibilities

  • They are now looking for someone with a passion for leadership and Investment Banking to operate as a point of support between the founders/MDs and the junior bankers.
  • Assist senior bankers in sourcing potential acquisition targets and draft LOIs with target companies
  • Performing extensive valuation, due-diligence, and pricing analyses as well as financial modelling
  • Frequent meetings with prospective targets, clients, senior bankers, and other transaction advisors
  • Coordination of transaction processes, including capital raises and advisory transactions
  • Preparation of proposals, transaction marketing
  • Organize and participate in marketing and client meetings


  • A minimum of 3-5 years of experience in investment banking M&A.
  • Experience in financial modelling across DCFs, LBOs, valuations, etc
  • Sell side deal experience.
  • Advanced proficiency in Excel, Microsoft Office, Word, & PowerPoint
  • Strong communication skills and able to work with tight deadlines
  • Proven ability to work well both independently and as part of a team
  • Four-year degree with a record of strong academic achievement.

Why work with Oaklands Global?

Oaklands Global has 50 years combined experience supporting candidates at all levels to help identify and secure their next position. At Oaklands Global we manage all applications with the upmost professionalism and confidentiality.

If the above opportunity is of interest to you, please apply today to Jason Fontanarosa in confidence. Whether your profile is shortlisted to the next step of the application process or not, we will keep you informed by telephone or by email.

Oaklands Global is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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