Investment & Corporate Banking - Investment Grade Loan Capital Markets, Analyst/Associate

Mizuho Americas



New York, NY


Position summary

Loan Capital Markets is responsible for originating, structuring, executing, and distributing loan products for the bank’s 500+ corporate and sponsor clients across industry sectors. The group is a part of Mizuho’s Debt Capital Markets Group, which is one of the top platforms in North America and is providing integrated debt solutions to its broad range of clients. Transactions include regular-way financings, acquisition and other event-driven structures, and project finance. The role collaborates with all parts of the bank, including sector coverage, M&A, Bonds, Rates, FX, and Credit teams.  Candidate is expected to understand basic corporate finance principles, high level understanding of the loan product, and provide input on pitch/deal materials and assist in documentation and execution/syndication.

The candidate will be assigned a variety of projects across industry sectors, and given a broad range of responsibilities, some of which include:

  • Help originate client pitches, marketing materials and internal documentation by coordinating with internal and external resources
  • Assist in structuring and negotiation of legal documents, underwriting transaction evaluation, due diligence and deal execution
  • Coordinate with other banks, external lawyers, and bank middle and back office teams
  • Conduct extensive quantitative economic, industry, market and company research and analysis
  • Facilitate product idea generation and solutions across a broad platform of local and global capabilities
  • Assist in distribution of syndicated loan products to banks and institutions globally
  • Work together with other product groups with a view to provide tailored debt solutions
  • Support the team in maintaining and building strong client relationships through effective communication and exceptional service


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Economics
  • Relevant experience in corporate banking or capital markets experience is a plus
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and adhere to tight deadlines
  • Strong attention to details and excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Creativity and intellectual curiosity
  • Ability to work independently and must be able to work effectively in a team environment
  • Advanced proficiency with CapitalIQ, Bloomberg, Microsoft Office
  • Series 79 & 63 license required

The expected base salary ranges from $100K - $225k. Salary offers are based on a wide range of factors including relevant skills, training, experience, education, and, where applicable, certifications and licenses obtained. Market and organizational factors are also considered. In addition to salary and a generous employee benefits package, successful candidates are eligible to receive a discretionary bonus.

Other requirements

Mizuho has in place a remote working program, with varying opportunities for remote work depending on the nature of the role, needs of your department, as well as local laws and regulatory obligations.

Company Overview

Mizuho Americas is a leading financial institution comprising several legal entities, which together offer clients corporate and investment banking, financing, securities, treasury services, asset management, research and more. Mizuho’s operations in the Americas connect a broad client base of major corporations, financial institutions and public sector groups to local markets and a vast global network. Mizuho Americas is an integral part of the Japan-based Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: MFG), which is comprised of offices in nearly 40 countries, approximately 60,000 employees, and assets of more than USD https://1.8 trillion. Learn more at

Mizuho Americas offers a competitive total rewards package.

We are an EEO/AA Employer - M/F/Disability/Veteran.

We participate in the E-Verify program.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.


Why you should apply for a job to Mizuho Americas:

  • 4.3/5 in supportive management

  • 80% say women are treated fairly and equally to men

  • 80% say the CEO supports gender diversity

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Paid maternity leave is available from 1 month before the due date to 2 months after the due date.

  • Our Employee Resource Groups advance diversity & inclusion by encouraging colleagues to pursue programming that is purposeful & impactful.

  • Mizuho offers the option of flexible working hours, such as flextime and staggered working hours, to suit the needs of each workplace.