Analyst, Debt Advisory

Lincoln International, Chicago

A Global Investment Bank with a Passion for the Mid-Market

The Analyst position at Lincoln International provides an excellent opportunity to work in a demanding, yet supportive, team-oriented environment. In addition to mastering the financial analysis and research skills typical for the position, an Analyst at Lincoln International learns about and becomes involved in a transaction from start to finish. The Analyst serves as the analytical anchor for his/her deal team and is responsible for preparing, completing and ensuring the accuracy of all financial modeling and analysis. The Analyst is expected to interpret the results of his/her financial analysis, pose questions and draw conclusions. In addition, the Analyst plays a critical role in the preparation of client presentations and is responsible for:

  • Preparing marketing materials for debt advisory assignments
  • Identifying potential lenders / investors
  • Conducting industry and company-specific research
  • Ensuring the accuracy and quality of all presentation materials
  • Supporting the due diligence process
  • Interacting with clients on a regular basis
  • Attending client meetings
  • Supporting the marketing activities of the firm as they relate to an industry or engagement

The firm offers a unique, flexible culture that rewards initiative and allows an Analyst to develop as quickly as he/she is capable. The following factors differentiate the Analyst program at Lincoln International:

  • Responsibilities are limited only by ability rather than by a formal job description
  • High levels of exposure to senior professionals within the firm
  • Unparalleled client interaction
  • Opportunity to remain with Lincoln International and be promoted to Associate and beyond
  • Opportunity to contribute to Lincoln International’s global growth and work overseas


The Analyst position at Lincoln International is extremely challenging, offers an excellent learning experience and provides a solid foundation upon which an individual can build a future business career. Interested candidates should meet the following requirements:

  • Successful Analysts are assertive and self-motivated, can manage multiple tasks and deadlines in a fast-paced environment and are detail-oriented
  • Strong writing, verbal communication and computer skills (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Degree in finance and/or accounting, or have successfully completed significant coursework in these or related areas
  • REQUIRED: At least 1 year of full-time experience in capital raising, investment banking, M&A or a related field
  • REQUIRED: Minimum GPA of 3.5

About Lincoln International

About Us Lincoln International is all about providing outstanding service and outcomes for our clients and great careers for our staff. Key to our achieving these goals is outperforming our competitors. Key to outperforming is our culture of excellence, entrepreneurship, teamwork, integration and integrity. Excellence - we set high standards and pursue them intensely Entrepreneurial - we are innovative and creative Team-oriented - we work in teams and focus on success as a team Integrated – we share all our resources across all our geographies Integrity – we run our business with openness, honesty, respect and fairness Our strategy for outperforming even our best competitors is to evaluate and engineer the right mix of entrepreneurism and team work in each and every situation. In summary, Lincoln International provides superior results for our clients and better careers for our staff because we constantly apply our culture of “Using Ingenuity to Outperform”.

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