Financial Analyst - Corporate Finance - Business Services
New York, NY
Job Description

Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI) is a global investment bank with expertise in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, financial restructuring, and valuation. The firm serves corporations, institutions, and governments worldwide with offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, and the Asia-Pacific region. Independent advice and intellectual rigor are hallmarks of the firm's commitment to client success across its advisory services. Houlihan Lokey is ranked as the No. 1 M&A advisor for all U.S. transactions, the No. 1 global restructuring advisor, and the No. 1 global M&A fairness opinion advisor over the past 20 years, according to Thomson Reuters. For more information, please visit


Houlihan Lokey has extensive expertise in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, activist shareholder and takeover defense, and other related advisory services for a broad range of U.S. and international clients. Our experience in M&A has earned us consistent recognition throughout the industry. In 2018, we were ranked the No. 1 M&A advisor for all U.S. transactions.

Job Description - Business Services

Houlihan Lokey's Business Services Group offers M&A advisory, capital raising, valuation, and corporate restructurings to public and private companies. We work with companies providing professional and technology-related services across a number of end markets and regularly collaborate with other Houlihan Lokey industry and product groups to bring the highest level of knowledge, services, and relationships to our clients.

Our team covers a broad array of sectors, with bankers dedicated to each of our primary coverage areas. We maintain deep, senior-level relationships with major strategic and financial buyers of professional and technology-related services companies, as well as large, public, and private company thought leaders within the industry.

As one of the leading M&A advisors in our sector, we help open doors to opportunities - whether our clients are seeking a strategic or financial partner in a change-of-control or minority-investment transaction.


The ideal candidate will have prior investment banking experience, a strong work ethic and the ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment. While teamwork is essential to the firm's success, creativity and new ideas are encouraged.

  • Experience in investment banking preferred.

  • Course work in accounting and finance required.

  • Strong analytical capabilities and excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • A fundamental understanding of valuation theory, methodologies and applications.

  • Strong financial and computer (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint) skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to work cooperatively with all levels of staff.

    This is an experienced hire position open to Spring 2018 graduates and earlier; no Class of 2019 graduates, please.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Job Type Full-time