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We are always looking for smart, talented, and ambitious professionals who share our passion for excellence. If you are interested in pursuing a career with Applied Economics, please send your cover letter and résumé via email to

Valuation and Corporate Finance Associate

Company Description:

Located in Atlanta, Georgia, Applied Economics is a leading independent financial advisory firm specializing in corporate finance, business and intangible asset valuation, and litigation support. We provide our clients with a combination of technical expertise and world-class client service. Our firm assists publicly-traded companies, privately-held middle market businesses, attorneys, certified public accountants, and private equity groups.

We are currently seeking an associate with a bachelor’s degree with a concentration in finance or accounting to join our team. Associates will actively assist in a variety of valuation and investment banking engagements, directly contributing to project deliverables and engaging with clients.

Applied Economics offers an entrepreneurial, client-service driven, opportunity rich, team-centered environment.  We offer a competitive salary, bonus, medical/dental benefits and 401(k).


  • Perform in-depth company, industry, and economic research
  • Perform financial analysis and other quantitative and qualitative assessments
  • Build and update financial models
  • Perform valuation and other financial analyses using discounted cash flow models, guideline public companies, guideline transaction data, and option pricing models
  • Prepare narrative reports supporting valuation analyses and opinions
  • Participating in client meetings
  • Serve on multiple client engagements under different managers
  • Create client marketing presentations
  • Draft memoranda for sale assignments
  • Assist in the preparation of fairness opinions
  • Create marketing materials for sell-side and capital-raise assignments
  • Research buyers and private equity investors and build out prospect lists
  • Maintain relationship-focus with clients, referral sources and colleagues, developing positive, productive, and professional relationships
  • Engage in continuing professional education and pursue applicable professional certifications


  • A Bachelors degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word required
  • Strong analytical, organizational, project-management, and time management skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work on multiple assignments while working independently or within a team
  • An exceptional work ethic
  • Internship or work experience in a professional services firm environment a plus
  • Minimal travel required

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of valid job requirements, qualifications and merit without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected genetic information, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal law.