Business Associate, Investment Banking - Management

Investment Banking

New York, NY

Business Associate, Investment Banking Management

Job Description

Cowen Investment Banking is looking for a Business Associate to join its Management team in New York. The candidate will support the Head of Banking and COO with data analysis, project management, and a variety of strategic initiatives.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare and review business reports and presentations on a weekly, monthly, and quarterly basis
  • Assist in managing backlog, business planning, forecasting, and budgeting
  • Manage and organize periodic meetings for IB, MDs, and Group Heads
  • Assist with financial and strategic analysis of acquisitions and spearhead a smooth integration process
  • Act as a liaison between banking and other teams across the firm including research, markets, CIM, marketing, IT, HR, and operations
  • Support HR with staffing and onboarding of new hires
  • Partner with IT to vet and integrate new technology vendors
  • Work with development teams of various internal programs to make necessary improvements that improve functionality


  • BA/BS degree with a minimum of three years of post-undergraduate work, preferably in investment banking
  • High organizational, communication, and analytical skills
  • Proven ability to support senior level executives
  • Strong work ethic and proven ability to work within a team
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills