Investment Banking

Investment Banking

Selby Jennings is a Recruitment Partner for Corporate & Investment Banking in Germany

Our Corporate & Investment Banking team provides permanent, contract, and multi-hire recruitment from our office in Berlin.

For nearly 20 years, our German clients and candidates have had peace of mind that their specialist Corporate & Investment Banking recruitment process is in safe hands.

From streamlining processes and upskilling workforces, to staying cutting edge by employing flexible work models, we advise enterprise leaders on when to strike and how. We also provide expert insights to Investment Banking professionals on benchmarking benefits packages and salaries and assist them through their career moves.

Whether you’re interested in securing the very best German Corporate Banking talent or you’re an investment banker looking for Investment Banking Associate jobs in Germany, Corporate Banking Analyst jobs, or Corporate Banking entry-level jobs, the Selby Jennings Corporate & Investment Banking team connects exceptional talent to industry-leading clients.

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Benefits of working with Selby Jennings

We are a specialist talent/recruitment partner. Among the many benefits of working with Selby Jennings Corporate & Investment Banking team located in Berlin:


We have nearly 20 years of experience as a leading recruiter in financial sciences & services.


A vast, global network of the best, in-demand professionals, working with the world’s largest financial institutions to innovative fintech start-ups and beyond.​


Our award-winning talent specialists offer bespoke, tailored guidance on the latest hiring trends and industry news to help you achieve your goals.

At Selby Jennings, we believe in fostering long-term partnerships based on trust, integrity, and mutual success. We strive to provide personalized solutions tailored to your specific requirements, offering flexible options to accommodate your Investment Banking hiring preferences. Whether you need to fill critical positions quickly or are seeking strategic talent acquisition solutions, we have the resources and expertise to deliver results. Submit your vacancy to us today.

Take the first step towards overcoming your talent shortage today by completing the form. Our team looks forward to speaking with you to explore how we can partner with your organization to meet your Corporate & Investment Banking recruitment needs efficiently and effectively.

Corporate & Investment Banking Jobs

Head of Corporate Development

Title: Head of Corporate Development Company Summary: We are currently partnered with a leading privately held Digital Commerce/Technology company that is looking to bring on a Head of Corporate Development to the team in Dallas, TX. The candidate has the opportunity to join an experienced team that is seeing incredibly success in the market as well as managing over $4 billion in global media spend. Head of Corporate Development will be responsible for: Assisting in the execution of M&A transactions, such as financial modeling, valuation, comparable and relative value analysis. Working in the financial due diligence space as well as quality of earnings. Developing financial projections and building financial models. Reviewing and analyzing financial statements and reports. Performing industry, market research, and due diligence. Preparing client proposals, transaction marketing materials. Head of Corporate Development should have the following qualifications: 10+ years of M&A or Big 4 Accounting experience. Bachelors in Finance, Economics, Business or related fields. Sitting in Dallas, Tx or willing to relocate to Dallas. If you are interested in the Head of Corporate Development role, then please don't wait to apply.

US$230000 - US$245000 per year

Investment Banking Managing Director

Title: Investment Banking Managing Director Company Summary: We are currently partnered with a Boutique Middle Market Investment Bank that provides financial strategy, consulting, and M&A services to mid-market private shareholders. looking to add a Group Head/Managing Director to build out their Engineering, Building Products, Environmental Services and Architecture space. This opportunity provides extensive resources to assist in your success while having the opportunity to truly take ownership over a coverage area with a fast track to Partner. Investment Banking Managing Director should have the following qualifications: 10+ years of experience in Investment Banking. Book of Business within Environmental Services, Engineering, Architecture, Construction, Renewable/Clean Energy, or Building Products experience required. MBA or Bachelor's in Finance, Economics, Business or related fields. If you are interested in the Investment Banking Managing Director role, then please don't wait to apply.

Up to US$200000 per year

Corporate Finance Director

Title: Corporate Finance Director Company Summary: We are currently looking for a Corporate Finance Director to join a leading Private Equity backed company specialized in Oil & Gas and Industrial Manufacturing. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing support for the financial analysis and internal financial operations of the organization. This role is located in Downtown Houston and will have a quick path to CFO. The Corporate Finance Director will be responsible for... Prepare financial statements and oversee general ledger. Conduct short term and long term budgeting and forecasting analyses. Maintain internal financial strategy procedures. Assist in strategic financial planning, including capital structure decisions, investment analysis, and evaluating financial risks and opportunities. Corporate Finance Director Requirements 8+ years of Corporate Finance or Audit & Assurance experience Oil & Gas or Manufacturing experience preferred Currently based in Houston, TX If you are interested in the Corporate Finance Director opportunity, please don't hesitate to apply!

US$150000 - US$200000 per year

Turnaround and Restructuring Vice President

Role Summary: As a Turnaround & Restructuring VP, you will work closely with clients across various industries and markets. Your role involves providing extensive financial and operational support during client engagements. You will deliver reports, models, work products, and advice that guide decisions related to client turnaround and restructuring objectives. Responsibilities: Assist in bankruptcy preparation and administration. Develop 13-week cash flow forecasts to outline liquidity profiles and cash needs. Create dynamic three-statement financial models reflecting the client's historical and potential future performance. Support the preparation of corporate strategic plans. Assist in implementing approved business plans and strategies. Engage with client personnel and management as needed to achieve objectives. Provide appraisal of business options and contingency plans. Gather, analyze, and organize large data sets. Develop quality client deliverables. Offer interim support on operating functions as directed. Qualifications: 7-12 years of professional experience in Finance (and T&R). Bachelor's degree in finance and/or accounting (preferred). Graduate degree preferred (MBA) Location: This position is hybrid and must be based in New York City. Salary: $200,000-$400,000 Travel: as needed

US$198001 - US$400000 per annum
New York

Senior Associate, Transaction Services

Senior Associate, Transaction Services - Exciting Career Opportunity in Munich Are you ready to elevate your career within the vibrant financial sector of Munich? Our esteemed accounting client is seeking a dynamic and skilled Senior Associate for their Transaction Services team. This role offers an opportunity to become part of a forward-thinking company that values diligence, expertise, and genuine passion for finance. As an integral member of the firm's transaction advisory services department: - Valuations: You'll perform critical valuations analysis essential for mergers & acquisitions (M&A), investment decisions, and strategic planning. - Transaction Advisory: Provide expert advice throughout various stages of transactions - ensuring clients navigate through complexities with ease. - Due Diligence: Conduct thorough due diligence processes which are pivotal in assessing risks associated with potential deals or investments. Given the technical nature and demands inherent within this position, the ideal candidate will be proficient in: - The German language: As operations will involve engaging closely with local markets as well as international stakeholders who communicate primarily in German. - Accountancy Principles: A solid grasp on accountancy fundamentals underpins successful performance across all tasks related to valuation analyses or M&A activities. Our search targets individuals eager not only to contribute at high levels but also grow professionally alongside our renowned organization. If you possess these skills coupled with dedication towards excellence- we would love to hear from you!


Vice President Investment Banking, Beauty and Wellness

Investment Banking Vice President will be responsible for: Manage and create excel-based Beauty and Wellness forecast market models. Perform multiple kinds of research using different inputs such as the news, industry-specific databases. Help in the distillation of data into discrete analyses. Be creative in the support of senior leadership with innovative ideas and visual analyses. Investment Banking Vice President should have the following qualifications: 6+ years of Investment Banking experience within the Beauty and Wellness Sector. MBA or Bachelors in Finance, Business related fields, or Economics. Buy and sell side M&A experience. If you are interested in the Investment Banking Vice President role, then please don't wait to apply.

US$170000 - US$170001 per year
Los Angeles

Stress Testing / ICAAP / Portfolio Risk (M/W/D)

Responsibilities: Lead cross-risk stress testing activities with specialists from various offices. Manage the Risk Division's role in ICAAP, ECB Stress Testing, and Recovery and Resolution Planning. Enhance methodologies for economic capital and stress testing. Maintain the Group's Risk Strategy and Risk Appetite Framework. Oversee the quarterly Risk ID process and set portfolio-level limits. Present management information on portfolio risks and stress testing. Develop policies and procedures for Risk Identification, Stress Testing, and ICAAP. Support regional and global Risk Division projects and regulatory requests. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics, Sciences, or Engineering. Experience in financial risk management, ideally in banking or consulting. Proven track record in leading change initiatives. Experience with financial regulators on topics like SREP. Strong understanding of ICAAP and Stress Testing. Skills: Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize under pressure. Confident in proposing and challenging ideas, with strong influencing skills. Excellent written and verbal communication with diverse stakeholders. Fluency in English; German is a plus. Effective in a small team and able to coordinate with a wide network.

Frankfurt am Main

Executive Director - Investment Banking

We're currently representing an international investment bank and securities house looking to add a senior deal maker to their investment banking business in Taipei. The role involves being a senor originator as well as leading execution activities. Responsibilities: Responsible for origination and leading execution activities within Taiwan investment banking Identify business opportunities and needs from Taiwanese corporates and institutions across various sectors Provide guidance to junior team members throughout whole deal life-cycle Develop and maintain both new and existing relationships with internal and external stakeholders Requirements: Solid deal experience in investment banking within the region Exceptional knowledge of investment banking products especially M&A Strong education background attained from reputable institutions from relevant majors Proficiency in both spoken and written English and Mandarin


Debt Advisory | Analyst & Associate | Frankfurt

Are you an ambitious finance professional with a keen interest in debt advisory? Do you excel in providing top-notch financial guidance and solutions? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join a prestigious Financial Advisory firm located in Frankfurt. Position Overview: Our client, a renowned player in the financial advisory industry, is looking for talented and driven individuals to join their Debt Advisory team in Analyst and Associate roles. This role offers a unique chance to collaborate with a market-leading firm, providing expert advice to a diverse clientele on complex debt-related matters. Key Responsibilities: Deliver expert debt advisory services to clients, assisting them in navigating financial complexities and seizing opportunities. Cultivate and nurture strong client relationships, understanding their individual needs and delivering customized solutions. Analyze financial data and market trends to derive insights and formulate recommendations. Take charge of deal teams, oversee transactions, and manage the advisory process effectively. Offer mentorship and guidance to junior colleagues. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics, or a related field (Master's/MBA preferred for Associate roles). 2+ years of relevant experience in debt advisory, investment banking, or a similar field. Proficiency in financial modeling and analytical skills. Exceptional communication and presentation capabilities. Demonstrated ability to manage client relationships and deal teams. Fluency in German is required. What They Offer: A dynamic and collaborative workplace environment in Frankfurt. Opportunities for career advancement and personal growth. Competitive compensation and benefits packages. Exposure to a variety of challenging and impactful projects. The chance to work with a prestigious and diverse client base. If you are a proactive finance professional with a passion for debt advisory, we encourage you to apply!

Frankfurt (Oder)

Associate, M&A/Debt Advisory, Energy/Infra

Associate - Corporate Finance, Energy & Infrastructure Sector Are you ready to elevate your career in the dynamic world of corporate finance within the energy and infrastructure sectors? We have a prime opportunity for an ambitious professional seeking to make their mark as an Associate based in Munster, Germany. Role Overview: Our client is at the forefront of driving significant transactions across Europe with a focus on mergers & acquisitions (M&A) and debt advisory services. As part of this elite team, you will play a pivotal role in shaping investment strategies that fuel progress within these critical industries. What You Will Bring: - Energy or Infrastructure Experience: Your insights into either sector will be instrumental as we navigate complex deals that shape our future. - Mergers & Acquisitions Knowledge: With hands-on M&A experience under your belt, you'll help spearhead initiatives leading toward successful closings. - Debt Advisory Skills: Guide clients through sophisticated financing structures designed for maximum impact and profitability. - German Fluency: Because effective communication is key - fluently speaking German allows seamless interaction with local markets while fostering strong relationships throughout our operations there. This position offers permanence amidst ever-evolving challenges where innovation meets expertise. If integrating financial acumen with transformative industry movements excites you-let's talk! Apply today with your CV!


Relationship Director - Fintech & PSPs - Frankfurt

Our client, a leading Bulge Bracket Investment Bank located in Frankfurt, is seeking a Relationship Director to join their FIG/Fintech & PSP Coverage team. In this role, you will oversee a portfolio of strategic client relationships within the FinTech & PSP sector, showcasing exceptional customer relationship management abilities to strengthen and expand these connections. You will be responsible for driving the strategy for these clients, empowering your relationship team and business partners to provide top-tier services to your clients. If you are a Relationship Director with experience in the Fintech sector and are eager to join a market-leading team and prestigious brand to advance your career, apply today! Key Accountabilities: Manage a portfolio of high-growth, complex, and strategically important FinTech & PSP customer relationships, maximizing sustainable income and client profitability by providing excellent service and becoming a trusted advisor to clients. Develop the portfolio by increasing wallet share and winning new business, leading execution-focused deal teams, and ensuring collaboration across the bank to drive direction, momentum, and project implementation, including complex cash management, FX, and debt. Establish and grow a profile as a recognized subject matter expert within the FinTech and Non-Bank PSPs industry, both internally and externally. Collaborate closely with the Business Development Director to explore new markets and clients within the bank's business appetite. Ensure effective risk management across the portfolio of high-risk client types, working as a cohesive team with specialist managers conducting Enhanced Due Diligence reviews. Ensure compliance with mandatory risk policies and procedures related to regulatory, operational, legal risk, financial crime, and credit risk. Seek, share, and embed best practices both nationally and internationally across the FinTech and Non-Bank PSPs global franchise. Management & Leadership: Act as the gateway to the bank's group and the primary contact point for external clients in the sector, effectively building and fostering relationships with multiple contacts from heads of compliance to C-suite executives. Guide and support more junior team members and support the head of the team in delivering and executing strategic initiatives. Communicate clearly, concisely, and consistently with stakeholders across the bank regarding delivery against objectives. Work closely with key internal stakeholders across various areas, including senior management, investment banking & global markets, financial crime, compliance, cash management, product, global payments, and client servicing, effectively bringing together stakeholders across the bank's divisions. Decision-Making and Problem-Solving: Demonstrate well-developed judgment in understanding and adhering to regulatory and compliance risks within the FinTech & PSP industry. Utilize problem-solving skills to deliver products and solutions in complex situations for a high-growth client base with bespoke needs. Person Specification: Display a natural curiosity and willingness to continually develop through formal and informal learning to better understand the bank's clients. Thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, being a true team player and keen to share ideas and best practices with peers. Sales and results-driven, able to demonstrate sound leadership qualities and effectively influence others. Essential Skills/Basic Qualifications: Completion of the FinTech Training and Accreditation Plan as a priority upon joining to gain specific knowledge of how the bank covers clients in this sector. Experience in leading complex client relationships and/or coverage roles with exposure to complex clients, with demonstrable ability to support such relationships confidently. Good knowledge of corporate banking products and services, particularly those linked to cash management and FX solutions. Credit skills are required. Desirable Skills/Preferred Qualifications: Leadership experience. Understanding of the FinTech and regulated Non-Bank Payment Service Providers market. Experience dealing with high-risk client sectors. Proficiency in English, both verbal and written. Additional language skills are a benefit but not required. Apply today to join a market-leading team and prestigious brand to advance your career!

Frankfurt (Oder)

M&A/Debt Advisory Associate - Renewables - London

Title: Associate - Renewables M&A & Debt Advisory Selby Jennings is pleased to present an exciting opportunity for a talented individual with at least 3 years of experience in the Renewable Energy or Energy Transition sectors. We are searching for a candidate who possesses Investment Banking or Advisory background, specifically focusing on Renewable Energy M&A/Debt advisory. Responsibilities include but not limited to: - Managing renewable energy transactions from origination through execution - Conducting financial analysis and modelling - Developing marketing materials such as pitch books, information memorandums etc. - Building relationships with clients while managing their expectations throughout the transaction process Qualifications/Skills Needed: - The ideal candidate should have specialized knowledge of renewables sector including solar power plants , wind turbines , hydroelectricity projects etc. - A minimum of 3 years' experience working within M&A, Debt Advisory, Corporate Finance Advisory, similar fields. - Experience handling client relations which includes negotiations/presentations/coordinating meetings across various stakeholders involved during entire project cycle shall prove useful here. - Entrepreneurial mindset and driven attitude. - European language is a must (Nordic languages, German, French, Italian, Spanish, etc.) Educational Requirements : - Bachelor's Degree / Master's degree preferred in finance/accountancy/business administration/economics/statistics/mathematics/engineering or relevant fields from Top Universities If you're looking forward to work alongside senior management team members while playing instrumental role in shaping company's future business growth prospects then this position might just interest you!