Private Equity Associate

Recruiter
Lotus Partners
Location
Geneva, Switzerland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Jan 2023
Closes
18 Feb 2023
Ref
18507717
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
For one of our clients, a bank based in Geneva we are looking for a :

PRIVATE EQUITY ASSOCIATE

Job description
  • Identifying and evaluating attractive minority direct investments, co-investments and investment in funds with strong emphasis on greenhouse gas reduction, sustainable consumer, pollution control, circular economy and enabling technologies
  • Researching industries and companies and creating financial models to highlight relevant metrics to be used in the investment decision-marking process
  • Producing quality analysis of companies and diligence information to support investment conclusions
  • Identifying industry trends, challenges and opportunities
  • Creating presentations and memos about new investment opportunities
  • Monitoring the ongoing performance of portfolio company investments


Profile required
  • Engineering degree from a top-tier university or a PhD in an environment-related topic, with a specialisation in finance
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in the private equity industry (direct investments) or in investment banking
  • Proven solid modelling and analytical skills
  • Experience of investing in environment-related projects a plus
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent command of English, French and/or other European languages an asset
  • Must be resident in Switzerland or willing to relocate


All files will be treated with the utmost confidentiality