Baird | Wealth Management, Capital Markets, Private Equity, Investment Banking Offered by Baird
We are seeking a highly motivated, Debt Advisory Vice President to join our Debt Advisory Group in Chicago.

As a Debt Advisory Vice President, you will:
  • Lead the day-to-day execution of Debt Advisory transactions, including preparing and reviewing company marketing documents and financial models, managing lender marketing and due diligence processes, analyzing financing alternatives and negotiating documentation
  • Assist senior bankers in the business development effort with prospective corporate and private equity clients
  • Cultivate and optimize relationships with financing providers
What we look for:
  • Candidate attributes that Baird values include superior intellect, demonstrated leadership ability, attention to detail, ability to work in teams and a commitment to excellence
  • Significant leveraged finance experience including the proven ability to lead the day-to-day execution of all aspects of leveraged financings across multiple transaction types (LBOs, recapitalizations, refinancing, add-on acquisitions and specialty situations)
  • Significant investment banking business development and engagement process execution experience
  • Candidates must also display excellent client relationship skills and an ability to learn in a fast-paced, challenging environment
  • Prior leveraged finance, direct lending, or M&A experience is required. An MBA or JD degree is preferred
  • At least 5 years of prior experience

More about Baird:

Baird is an employee owned, international wealth management, capital markets, private equity and asset management firm with more than 100 offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. Established in 1919, Baird has over $208 billion in client assets and more than 3,600 associates serving the needs of individual, corporate, institutional and municipal clients.

Baird has built an environment of trust, respect and teamwork, where associates are our greatest asset. As stated in our Associate Promise, we are passionate about how we achieve great outcomes together for our clients, communities and each other. Committed to being a great place to work, Baird ranked No. 16 on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For®, our sixteenth consecutive year on the list. To learn more about Baird’s culture, click here.



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