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Analyst I, Global Investment Banking

May 25, 2022
Toronto, Ontario
Entry Level, Early Career

We’re building a relationship-oriented bank for the modern world. We need talented, passionate professionals who are dedicated to doing what’s right for our clients.

At CIBC, we embrace your strengths and your ambitions, so you are empowered at work. Our team members have what they need to make a meaningful impact and are truly valued for who they are and what they contribute.

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Job Description

What you'll Be Doing

The Capital Markets arm of CIBC provides integrated capital markets products, investment banking advisory services, corporate lending and top-ranked research to corporate, government, institutional and retail clients around the world. Our goal is to be the leading Capital Markets franchise in Canada and the lead relationship bank for key clients globally. CIBC Capital Markets consists of three lines of business: Global Markets, Global Investment Banking and Corporate Banking.

CIBC‘s Debt Capital Markets (“DCM”) group is engaged in advising, structuring and originating debt securities across a broad range of government, corporate and financial issuers and sectors in Canada. The group is actively involved in executing transactions in both the public and private placement markets to institutional and retail investors in Canada.

As part of the DCM business, you will become an integral part of the fabric of CIBC’s Toronto-based trading room. The trading room environment is dynamic and fast-paced, requiring you to effectively process information in the course of executing transactions in a constantly changing market environment. The successful candidate will therefore need to adapt to these conditions with creativity, energy and an entrepreneurial spirit in order to meet the evolving demands of the marketplace.

This position requires the individual to be an effective communicator capable of building relationships both internally and with clients. You will have the responsibility of providing detailed analytical, financial modeling, structuring, research and transaction support to senior professionals in your business, helping to win business and execute transactions.

At CIBC we enable the work environment most optimal for you to thrive in your role Details on your work arrangement (proportion of on-site and remote work) will be discussed at the time of your interview.

How You'll Succeed

As an Analyst in the Government Finance group, you will provide analytical support to senior origination and syndication professionals, including:

  • Assisting in the structuring, execution and documentation of new issue debt transactions

  • Assisting in the preparation and distribution of communications regarding new issues (internal, syndicate, and investors)

  • Assisting in the preparation of client presentations/pitches 

  • Conducting credit analysis and financial modeling for prospective issuers

  • Coordinating the provision of indicative new issue pricing information for public and private offerings (C$ and U$) to provincial governments, government-sponsored pension funds, and SSA clients

  • Promoting non-benchmark offerings to Global Sales team

  • Assisting in the overall monitoring of Canadian debt capital markets (flows, trends, funding opportunities)

  • Develop and maintain database for investor feedback related to new issues including reverse inquiries

  • Assisting in the preparation of transaction documentation and ensuring timely settlement

  • Working closely with Global Markets, Corporate Banking and Investment Banking as part of the overall client coverage team

Who You Are

  • Undergraduate University degree in Finance, Commerce, or Mathematics

  • 1 - 2 years of related business experience would be an asset

  • Working knowledge and proven interest in pursuing a career in Capital Markets

  • Demonstrated self-starter

  • Proven ability to pay close attention to detail and multi-task under tight deadlines

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills

  • Willing to work extended hours in a high pressure/high reward environment

  • Strong inter-personal skills, good team player

  • Strong multi-tasking and time management skills

What CIBC offers

At CIBC, your goals are a priority. We start with your strengths and ambitions as an employee and strive to create opportunities to tap into your potential. We aspire to give you a career, rather than just a paycheck.

  • We work to recognize you in meaningful, personalized ways including a competitive salary, incentive pay, banking benefits, a health benefits program, defined benefit pension plan, an employee share purchase plan and MomentMakers, our social, points-based recognition program.

  • Our spaces and technological toolkit will make it simple to bring together great minds to create innovative solutions that make a difference for our clients.

  • We cultivate a culture where you can express your ambition through initiatives like Purpose Day; a paid day off dedicated for you to use to invest in your growth and development.

What you need to know

  • CIBC is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all team members and clients feel like they belong. We seek applicants with a wide range of abilities and we provide an accessible candidate experience. If you need accommodation, please contact

  • You need to be legally eligible to work at the location(s) specified above and, where applicable, must have a valid work or study permit

  • CIBC is committed to doing our part to protect our team, our clients and our communities. We want to ensure we have a safe and healthy workplace, and we want to do our part to get through this pandemic. In keeping with this commitment, and as a condition of employment, CIBC requires all successful candidates to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of their start date, or provide written proof of a medical exemption, or other substantiated accommodation request under applicable human rights legislation.  

Job Location

Toronto-161 Bay St., 5th

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Business Performance, Leadership
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