Investment Professional

Recruiter
Opera Investment Partners AG
Location
Zurich, Switzerland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Sep 2022
Closes
17 Oct 2022
Ref
16467606
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Company Description

Opera Investment Partners AG ("Opera") is a specialist asset manager focused on the funds and deal co-investments of European emerging managers investing in inefficient, small-cap markets. Opera was founded in 2020 following the spin-out of three partners from another market-leading fund of fund. The firm has developed an innovative, direct-style model and is currently investing its first institutional fund with capital raised from US and European foundations, pensions and family offices.

Job Description

Opera is looking for a full-time Investment Professional (100%) to assist with the following:
  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis of new fund and deal co-investment opportunities, including due diligence work such as track record data analysis, market research, single deal assessments, preparation of investment memoranda, etc.
  • Portfolio management of existing fund and deal co-investments, including collation of reported data within pre-defined templates, financial trend analysis, creation of semi-annual portfolio review reports, etc.
  • Maintenance of the portfolio management system (PMS) platform, including data aggregation and organisation, project management support of integration work, etc.
  • General processing of new investment opportunities
  • General support in fund operational and accounting matters


Your profile
  • Bachelors or Masters in a business- or finance-related field
  • 1-2 years' experience within corporate finance / M&A / private equity / capital markets preferred but not required
  • Analytical with proficiency in corporate finance and accounting topics, financial modelling skills / experience would be a plus
  • Strong character: hard-working, self-driven and pro-active with commercial mindset
  • Highly structured and detail-oriented
  • Constructive and collaborative, strong team player and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English, other European languages a plus


What we offer
  • You would join an exciting new asset management platform with aggressive growth ambitions within the niche opportunity set of small-cap private equity investing in Europe
  • Entrepreneurial environment alongside an experienced core team
  • Intellectually stimulating work environment with broad exposure to private equity
  • We have a hard-working and meritocratic culture with a focus on low ego professionalism, strong performance, client service, and personal development


To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to careers@operainvest.ch by 30 September 2022. We look forward to receiving your application.

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