Internship - Corporate Finance Trainee (m/f)
Banque Internationale à Luxembourg (BIL)

Internship - Corporate Finance Trainee (m/f)

  • Internship (From 4 to 6 months (Start date Sep. 2021))
  • Luxembourg (Luxembourg)
  • Published on September 13 2021

Company description:

Job description:


Founded in 1856, the Banque Internationale à Luxembourg (BIL) is the oldest multi-business bank in the Grand Duchy. It has always played an active role in the main stages of development of the Luxembourg economy. It currently operates in retail, private and corporate banking, as well as on financial markets. Employing more than 2,000 people, BIL is present in the financial centres of Luxembourg, Switzerland, and China.


Job Description

The successful candidates will work on the origination and execution of lead advisory mandates in the mid-market segment. Clients will include corporates, private clients and private equity firms. This is an ideal opportunity for candidates to join a growing and ambitious team working on a broad range of Luxembourg and cross-border transactions, including sell-side, buy-side, fund-raising mandates and private equity investments.


Roles and Responsibilities

·        Prepare financial analyses and models – specifically valuation and LBO models

·        Prepare marketing materials, i.e. teaser and information memorandum, describing the key attributes of an investment opportunity

·        Prepare Q&A sessions and organize data-rooms

·        Be proactively involved in every phase of the deal process

·        Research potential buyers / investors / targets / opportunities and draft pitch materials

·        Prepare or review legal documents (engagement letter, NDA, LOI, SPA, shareholders’ agreement)

·        Perform ad-hoc analysis and draft materials to present investment opportunities (private equity investments and alternative funds) to clients

·        Coordinate with internal functions to obtain all required approvals for the execution of transactions

Profile description:

Must Have Requirements

The Successful Applicant

·        Previous transaction exposure gained in an investment bank, Big 4 or private equity firm, with an understanding of the M&A transaction cycle

·        High quality standards, ensuring reliability of all materials and process execution

·        Ability to work on a range of projects simultaneously

·        Enthusiasm, creativity, entrepreneurial mindset and excellent interpersonal skills

·        Strong accounting, finance, quantitative and business writing skills

·        Understanding of financial statements, comparable companies, comparable transactions, DCF, and LBO models

·        Experience in preparing or reviewing legal documents is an asset

·        Perfect command of French and English; Fluency in Luxembourgish and/or German is an asset

·        Strong academic degree ; progress towards internationally recognized certifications (i.e CFA, CAIA, ACCA) is an asset

Education level: Bachelor's Degree
Work experience: Less than 6 months
Start contract date: 13-09-21
Contract duration: From 6 to 12 months