Associate, Entrepreneurial Lower Mid-Cap Investor, Zurich, Switzerland

Recruiter
PER, Private Equity Recruitment
Location
Zurich, Switzerland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
24 Jun 2022
Closes
24 Jul 2022
Ref
15072553
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Reference10193

Our client is an investment firm focusing on small and lower mid-cap companies in the German-speaking region. The team consists of highly experienced and successful private equity investors deploying private capital. For this reason, they can be opportunistic with the deals that they consider and have a healthy deal flow. They are now looking for a new team member at Associate level to work on deal analysis, execution and portfolio management. This position could be based in either their Munich or Zurich office.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • You will work with senior team members on all aspects of the deal life cycle from origination through analysis and execution to closing
  • On a day-to-day basis, you will be responsible for financial analysis and management of due diligence workstreams
  • In addition, you will be involved in portfolio management and monitoring
  • Taking on more responsibility over time you will have the chance to learn from some of the most experienced investors in the field and develop a long-term career in private equity
YOUR PROFILE:

  • Strong academic track record
  • Initial work experience gained at a Big 4 accounting firm, could be as part of the rotation programme or joining the M&A team directly. Experience M&A boutique would also be considered.
  • Excellent financial skills and commercial judgment combined with outstanding communication skills
  • Humble team player with a genuine passion for private equity and the drive to build a long-term career in this market
  • Native level German and excellent English are required