Debt Advisory Director

31. mai 2022
24. juni 2022
Ramajana Knudsen 94888752, Johannes Westersø 95179169

Do you want to play a role in the strategic impact on shaping FS´ debt advisory business?

Fearnley Securities is a leading independent full-service investment bank with a focus on ocean and energy industries. We serve a prominent and diverse set of clients out from our offices in Oslo and New York, which includes leading domestic- and multinational corporations operating within our core industries, major institutional investors, family offices, financial sponsors, and select high net worth individuals.

Fearnley Securities is part of the Astrup Fearnley Group which is a leading international broking group with around 330 employees located in 13 offices worldwide. The group is wholly owned by the Astrup Fearnley Foundation with inter alia The Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art and Meråker Brug as other main interests.

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Debt Advisory Director

Fearnley Securities AS (“FS”) is looking for experienced and highly qualified candidates to join our Debt Advisory (“DA”) team within the Investment Banking division. The DA team is responsible for all capital raising and advisory related to debt capital products within our offering, which includes bonds, direct lending, leasing, convertibles and other hybrid capital.

The position is considered a senior level role with real strategic impact on shaping FS’ debt advisory business across all relevant sectors and industries, in concert with the overall Investment Banking, sales and research teams. The role will include extensive involvement in the further development of both FS’ DA product offering, as well as further expansion of the team and exploring new market opportunities, also outside of Fearnley Securities traditional core sectors.

The following characteristics and attributes will be valued: 

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant work experience, preferably from Investment Banking
  • Extensive and recent transactional experience within Debt Capital Markets
  • Ability to think strategically
  • Outgoing, creative and commercially minded
  • Motivated, structured and with a considerable working capacity  
  • A team player with the ability to also work independently when required
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Master’s degree in finance or similar is preferable but not a pre-requisite

We offer: 

  • A fast-paced, exciting, and professional working environment within a tight-knit team
  • The possibility to help shape the firm’s future through a key role in a stated focus area
  • Flat organisational structure - talent nurturing culture where ambition is encouraged and supported
  • A highly competent, young and friendly working environment within Fearnley Securities and the Astrup Fearnley Group 
  • Brand new headquarters in DEG8, Bjørvika (Oslo), with group offices in 10 countries 

The position will be based in Oslo however traveling should be expected.

The application should include a cover letter describing your motivation, key qualifications and your CV. 

Expected start-up: Soonest possible, applications will be evaluated consecutively

All applications are treated confidentially.

For further questions about the positions please contact:

Johannes Westersø, Partner +47 951 79 169
Ramajana Knudsen, Advisor +47 948 88 752

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