We’re Hiring.

Boxwood offers several unique and challenging career opportunities for exceptional people interested in being part of a rapidly-growing investment banking and private equity business. 

We are currently considering candidates for the following positions in our Richmond office:

Vice President

Ideal candidates will have three to five years investment banking experience, meaningful transaction execution experience, and exceptional inter-personal skills. A degree from a top-tier university or college and a strong academic record is required.

Associate

Ideal candidates will have two to four years M&A investment banking experience (as an Analyst or Associate), meaningful transaction execution experience, and exceptional inter-personal skills. A degree from a top-tier university or college and a strong academic record is required.

Analyst

Position summary
Our Investment Banking Analyst position seeks bright, ambitious individuals who embrace challenges and are prepared to learn quickly. As an Investment Banking Analyst, you will work side by side with experienced and execution-focused investment bankers, as well as clients from a wide range of industries including consumer & retail, healthcare, business services, and global industrials. With a focus on Mergers & Acquisitions (“M&A”), our practice advises clients through critical stages of the transaction process and is intimately involved each step of the way. As an Analyst, you will quickly become a core execution team member and will be asked to assume significant responsibility commensurate with your ability. You will be required to interact regularly with company executives and professional investors, and accordingly, our Analyst program will help to prepare you for a career on a variety of potential paths. Recent Analyst alumni have progressed to reputable private equity firms and highly-ranked business schools.

Work you’ll do
Working closely with clients, you will provide recommendations that are aligned with an organization’s business goals and overall strategic and transactional objectives. Constructing financial models to help clients assess growth strategies, capital structure decisions, and transaction alternatives will help you develop a comprehensive technical skill set at an early career stage. Concurrently, you will employ a number of core valuation methodologies to help businesses evaluate their worth in the marketplace and advise them on appropriate ranges at which to conduct transactions. Also, you will have the opportunity to learn how to appropriately position businesses in the investor community by articulating value propositions and anticipating potential concerns. Across these responsibilities, you will receive considerable exposure to senior bankers and clients as you participate in each phase of the transaction process. From preparing a pitchbook to win an assignment to traveling across the country to conduct financial and operational due diligence on behalf of a client, Analysts on our platform have an immediate opportunity to add significant value to their teams.

The team
At Boxwood Partners, our team assists clients with financial and strategic advisory to include sell-side and buy-side M&A, and evaluation of corporate finance alternatives, to include Employee Stock Ownership Plans (“ESOPs”). Analysts work in a collaborative environment where real-time performance feedback is encouraged and will be given responsibilities based on performance and capability. Opportunities for upward mobility are available to high performers.

Qualifications Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, and/or Economics or related field
  • Relevant work experience includes hopefully 1 year in Analyst Program and (e.g. internships, summer positions, school jobs)
  • Ability to analyze companies from a financial, operational, and industry perspective and make recommendations aligned with business objectives
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with a team on multiple tasks and assignments
  • Demonstrated leadership and strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Travel up to 10% may be required, dependent on role and location

Preferred:

  • Strong academic track record (minimum GPA of 3.2)

Benefits
At Boxwood, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Boxwood can mean for you.

 



Please email us your resume if interested in joining our team.