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Experienced Debt Advisory Professional

Location:  Diegem
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  May 24, 2023

Job description

Requisition ID:  1423232



EY’s Strategy & Transactions (SaT) team combines all the experience and expertise available within EY in order to offer a complete range of value-added services to advise on corporate and private equity transactions. For cross-border transactions, we deploy multinational teams from the international EY SaT network. 


Within SaT, our Mergers & Acquisitions team, one of the leading players in the Belgian mid-market, is looking to reinforce the team with an experienced Debt Advisory professional.

You will be responsible for leading the go-to-market, originating transactions as well as leading the execution on debt advisory transactions. You will play an important role in the development of the Debt Advisory team and take ownership of targeted development and accelerated growth initiatives.

Your key responsibilities


  • Origination - initiate origination ideas by following key trends as well as by building sector knowledge and supporting strategic dialogues with potential clients. You will have a client-facing role from origination to closing. 

  • Transaction execution - oversee key workstreams such as the drafting of all marketing materials (information memorandum, teaser, management presentation, etc.), client management, financial modeling etc. as well take the lead in the negotiation of term sheets and documentation.

  • The team - leading the further development and growth of the Debt Advisory team. Sharing knowledge and best practices with the rest of the team while continuously monitoring new evolutions in the debt markets.


To qualify for the role you must have


  • Master’s degree in finance, economics, business or related subject

  • At least 8 years of relevant experience of relevant (transactional) experience gained within the banking or investment industry with exposure to leveraged finance, debt capital markets, structured finance/securitization, restructuring and/or direct lending

  • Team player, eager to share knowledge and help others grow, stress-resistant, entrepreneurial, pro-active and hands-on

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, client-focused and result-oriented

  • Experienced in organization and planning throughout the M&A process

  • Good knowledge of Dutch, French and English, orally and in writing

  • Very capable in PowerPoint and Excel


What working at EY offers


  • Attractive remuneration package - we offer an attractive remuneration package; including a company car and fuel card, iPhone plus subscription, health insurance, pension plan, meal vouchers and eco vouchers. We offer a flexible package to our people that gives them the power to choose what they value most; extra days off, leasing an electric bike, etc.

  • Inspiring work environment - at EY we are dedicated to providing you with an inspiring work environment. A work environment which allows you to further develop your skills and enables you to fulfill your true potential.

  • Personal growth - you will receive numerous trainings and will be coached by a counselor. We offer a clear career path tailored to your unique skills.

  • Fun - by joining our EY- teams, you can participate in team activities, family days, summer and winter events, sports events and enjoy a drink during our monthly Together Thursday happy hour.

  • Sustainability - we have a fleet of hybrid and electric cars. Our flex plan makes it possible for people that don’t want a company car to choose a more sustainable option. In the future we’ll move to a brand new office “The Wings”, a smart and energy efficient infrastructure which will allow us to reduce our ecological footprint even more. 

  • Diversity & inclusion - at EY we are passionate about the inclusion and support of individuals of all groups; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or disability status.

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