"Culture eats strategy for breakfast."
- Peter Drucker

For our firm to excel, we need to do two things extraordinarily well:

  1. Help our clients succeed.
  2. Attract, develop and retain the best people in every role.

Our values and our culture are central to our success.  All members of our team make an explicit commitment to uphold these values.

We are looking for people who are:

Benefits of being a part of our team: 

We receive strong interest from highly-qualified candidates and are highly selective. Typically, less than 0.5 percent of applicants will receive an offer from us. 

Our vision is to build the firm with best-in-class people in each role. We are growing very quickly and are seeking passionate, inquisitive and entrepreneurial individuals to join our team in various capacities.

If you have excelled in multiple endeavors and are seeking ever-greater challenges and elite professional development, we would like to hear from you. 


Junior Analyst, Investment Banking

About the Program

Valitas is seeking motivated, entrepreneurial, and well-rounded first or second year students to support our ongoing expansion on a part-time basis (on-site or remote) for a four-month term from January to April. This program is designed to coincide with student’s full-time school schedule. Successful candidates are those who thrive in a high performance, team-oriented, entrepreneurial atmosphere. Our tight-knit team provides a unique opportunity for high performers to:

  • Work on pitch books and live deals, gaining hands-on transaction experience as Junior Analysts progress through the program
  • Receive direct mentorship from senior members of the team
  • Progress quickly to greater responsibility and attain rapid promotion to Junior Analyst II, III and IV

Those who join our team are expected to take tremendous pride in their work, be precise, and detail-oriented. The progressive responsibilities of a Junior Analyst through level I to level IV in the program include:

  • Building client lead lists;
  • Preparing weekly M&A deal summaries and Canadian M&A report dashboard;
  • Researching, building and maintaining internal databases;
  • Performing financial and strategic fit analysis for potential targets and bidders;
  • Mentoring and developing other Junior Analysts;
  • Aiding in recruitment;
  • Assisting in preparing extensive written documents (e.g. pitch books, industry research, white papers, infographics, etc.); and
  • Providing support to the team as needed.

About the Successful Candidate

If you have excelled in multiple endeavors up to this point in your life and are seeking ever-greater challenges and elite professional development and are:

  • Exceptionally smart, curious and drawn to challenges
  • An impact player who is diligent, tenacious and can carry tasks independently to completion
  • An articulate and precise writer and oral communicator who listens carefully and synthesizes information quickly
  • An excellent student going in first or second year in a Bachelor program with a passionate interest in finance
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and meticulous with graphics in PowerPoint
  • A member of high-performance teams (business, club, athletics, or otherwise)
  • Able to demonstrate your interest in being part of an entrepreneurial culture
  • Able to commit up to 25 hours per month working on-site or remotely

…we would like to hear from you.

How to Apply

Please send your application package through your university's career portal, by November 28th, 2018 @11:59PM

Applications should include a resume, cover letter and most recent transcript in one PDF document.

Thanks for your interest. We will contact those candidates with whom we wish to arrange an interview. 

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