CareersFinance & Strategy Associate


LGG Advisors, with offices in London and Porto, provides a multitude of high added value consultancy services to financial sector firms globally.

Our Finance & Strategy team provides an array of comprehensive services catering specifically to our client's unique and evolving circumstances which require creative and careful consideration, decision making and guidance. Our services focus on M&A Transactions, DD, Capital Raisings, Private Placements and Corporate Strategy.

Due to expanding business, the firm is looking to hire an Associate to provide direct support to the Project Manager in charge of the client relationship management.


  • Advanced technical and analytical skills in Corporate Finance

  • Strong attention to detail and organisation skills

  • Time management

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Work and think clearly under pressure

  • Self-motivation

  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment

  • Flexible working approach


  • Direct support to Project Manager on ad hoc client related projects

  • Daily interaction and troubleshooting with high profile clients (primary liaison)

  • Handling day-to-day correspondence with clients and their representatives

  • Generating client facing presentations and pitch-books, data analysis and financial modeling


The following skills are required for this role:

  • Minimum 2 years of professional experience in a similar role, namely as part of a Big4 Consultancy firm, Investment Bank or Private Equity firm

  • Fluency in English at proficient level. Previous full time education taught in English or previous full time employment in a country of English official language are an advantage

  • Undergraduate degree in a relevant subject (Finance, Business, Accounting, Economics, etc.)

  • Competency in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel and PowerPoint (advanced level)

  • Interest in the financial services industry and demonstrate good awareness of the industry

  • Availability to travel within Europe


  • Eligibility for IEFP’s professional internship


  • Fast growing company with presence in London and Porto that works in complex and stimulating projects for sophisticated clients in the US, Europe and the Middle East

  • Opportunity to develop technical and analytical work, as well as interacting directly with clients

  • Competitive salary and incentives which vary according to individual performance

  • Opportunity for personal and professional growth

The recruitment process is composed by 3 stages:

  1. Interview with a Project Manager

  2. Corporate Finance Case Study

  3. Presentation and discussion of the Case Study with our CEO