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*_Public Finance Associate_*
*Department:*Raymond James Public Finance
*Location:*Raymond James Financial- Birmingham, AL
*_Job Summary & Responsibilities:_*
Raymond Jamesis hiring a Public Finance Associate to perform analytical evaluations for ongoing clients as well as new deals, while also managing new business and developing relationships as a key person on the Public Finance team.
*_The ideal contributor will:_*
* Have confidence in making recommendations and serving asthe top second or third person on relationships with important clients, or as the key contact.
* Lead major projects, influence strategic direction, and develop tactical plans to achieve results team-wide.
* Maintain frequent contact with current as well as prospective clients; and support our internal and external partners with requests related to public finance deals.
*_Essential Duties and Responsibilities:_*
* Provides assistance to senior associates and investment bankers for public finance transactions related to financing needs of local governmental and not-for-profit entities.
* Provides of deal/client management, including preparation and presentation of analytics to staff and board members.
* Interacts with credit rating and enhancement community.
* Provides comprehensive solutions to client s problems or needs.
* Coordinates with bond counsel and other members of client s legal team.
* Assists with the development of new business through planning and implementation of a calling plan as part of public finance team.
* Assists in completing financing tasks related to executing transactions.
* May be assigned specific new business targets/transactions or revenue generation goals.
* Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
*_Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:_*
*Knowledge of:*
* Fixed income procedures and regulatory requirements.
* Advanced financial concepts, practices, and procedures used within the securities industry.
* Local governmental and not-for-profit issuers of debt.
* Financial Markets and Products.
* Basic business case analysis.
* Quantitative financial analysis and data modeling.
*Skill in:*
* Organization sufficient to handle multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.
* Qualitative and Quantitative analysis sufficient to make recommendations and reach conclusions.
* Advanced math and analytical calculations and formulas.
*Ability to:*
* Formulate new transaction proposals and respond to issuers requests for financing ideas.
* Analyze municipal issuer financial statements and outstanding debt.
* Develop the financial structure and document preparation related to the public issuance of municipal bonds.
* Multi-task and work on a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.
* Efficiently manage time and resources in order to overcome quantitative and analytical challenges as they arise.
* Establish and maintain effective working relationships at all levels of the organization.
* Work under stress created by time deadlines and work volume fluctuations.
* Prepare and deliver clear, effective and professional presentations.
* Communicate both orally and in writing, with all levels of the organization and external clients.
* Work independently as well as collaboratively within a team environment.
*_Educational/Previous Experience Requirements:_*
Bachelor s Degree (B.A.) in Finance or related field and a minimum of three (3) to five (5) years of financial services experience.
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Any equivalent combination of education, experience and/or training as approved by Human Resources
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*_Licenses/Certifications:_*_ _
FINRA Series 7, Series 63 and Series 53 or the ability to obtain within six (6) months of hire
*_Travel Required:_*Up to 25%
For more information about Raymond James Public Finance Group, please visit:
*/_About Raymond James:_/*
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/Founded in 1962 and a public company since 1983, Raymond James is a Florida-based diversified holding company providing financial services to individuals, corporations and municipalities through its subsidiary companies engaged primarily in investment and financial planning, in addition to capital markets and asset management. The firm's stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (RJF).
Through its three broker/dealer subsidiaries, Raymond James Financial has approximately 6,200 financial advisors serving more than 2.5 million accounts in approximately 2,500 locations throughout the United States, Canada and overseas. In addition, total client assets are approximately $454 billion.
Raymond James has been recognized nationally for its community support and corporate philanthropy. The company has been ranked as one of the best in the country in customer service, as a great place to work and as a national leader in support of the arts./
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**Job:** **Accounting & Finance*
**Organization:** **Public Finance*
**Title:** *Public Finance Associate- Birmingham, AL*
**Location:** *AL-Birmingham-Birmingham*
**Requisition ID:** *1702481*


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