Technology, Media & Telecom M&A

Permanent contract|London|Corporate & Investment banking

Technology, Media & Telecom M&A

London, United Kingdom Permanent contract Corporate & Investment banking


Description of the Business Line or Department

Global Banking and Advisory (GLBA) combines a recognized wholesale coverage with world-class product, financing and advisory expertise within one team, enabling us to best support our clients.  GLBA platform is worldwide with expert teams across France and Europe, the CEEMEA region, the Americas and Asia, leveraging local client and regulatory insight within a global GLBA business framework to drive domestic, international and cross-border business, recognising the global nature of our clients

Industry Groups (IBD/IND)

Industry groups are sectorial teams which support investment banking business lines by:

  • providing strategic-level sector content into client dialogue to elevate the discussion with our client C-suite executives
  • identifying inorganic events that generate needs for the bank's IB services and helping position the bank accordingly
  • developing origination and cross-selling capabilities across GLBA business line

Summary of the key purposes of the role

  • Ideal opportunity for an Associate to join an established TMT Corporate Finance franchise within a leading European Bank
  • The candidate will receive a well rounded perspective of the development of global financial services in this position, and will be joining an award winning team in a hard working but friendly atmosphere
  • This is an excellent opportunity to join a firm with business successes throughout recent years
  • The position will be based in London within the TMT Corporate Finance team
  • The candidate will be focusing on TMT subsectors and geographies, and will be involved in M&A and ECM execution as well as origination of new deals
  • Previous relevant experience is essential

Summary of responsibilities

  • Assisting in origination of Corporate Finance transactions across the TMT sector
  • Assisting in execution of Corporate Finance transactions across the TMT sector
  • Involved in the preparation and pitching of presentations for clients, investors and the broader investment community
  • Financial statement analysis and financial modelling
  • Company and industry research in the context of the origination and execution of transactions
  • Company valuations mainly using market multiples, M&A multiples and the DCF method
  • Help develop transaction structures / structured solutions
  • Keep up to date about M&A, equity and debt related issues
  • Working with other sector, country and products teams as required
  • Develop and maintain sector expertise and certain client relationships in these segments
  • Efficiently supervise junior colleagues (interns and analysts as appropriate) and owns responsibility of their work

Delegated responsibilities

  • Supervision of junior colleagues (interns and analysts as appropriate)

Level of autonomy and authority

  • Give guidance and efficiently supervise junior colleagues on projects and marketing pitches
  • Proactively contribute to the ideas generation / origination process of the team

Profile required


  • Good knowledge of Corporate Finance / M&A
  • Strong technical skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Team player attitude
  • Adherence to SG’s values and behaviours
  • Strong interest and relevant Corporate Finance experience in the TMT sector
  • Ability to deliver under challenging conditions
  • Take ownership of own work
  • Good attention to detail
  • Commercial awareness

Why join us

People join for the impact they can have on us. They stay for the impact we have on them. A flatter structure offers visibility and exposure beyond that of our competitors, so you know our names, and we know yours. It's personable, human, and inspires success through passion. By encouraging open mindedness and a willingness to share ideas, we have adapted to market changes and thrived through innovation. Bringing words like “hard work” and “dedication” together with “community” and “respect” has enabled us to work collaboratively and build our future together. We call this Team Spirit and it's what makes us different. It's what makes you different.

Business insight

If you feel you have the required experience and qualifications, then please apply to the SG Resourcing Team, and we will manage your application. At Société Générale, we believe our people are our strength and are core to the success of our business. As such, we search for, recruit and appoint the best available person on the basis of aptitude and ability, regardless of sex, marital or civil partnership status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, pregnancy, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, belief or gender reassignment.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 21000LZ1
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: 2021/11/08
Publication date: 2021/09/09