• Competitive
  • Berlin, Deutschland
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 2018-12-11

Associate, Fast-Growing International Growth Investment Firm, Berlin

Reference: 74564 /19M

Our client is an international global growth fund that has grown rapidly in recent years, establishing a strong record and portfolio. The firm is now looking for an Associate to join their expanding investment team at their headquarters in Berlin. The company has a very diverse and international set-up and is rapidly becoming one of the most successful investors in Europe

We are working with an expanding growth investment firm with an excellent track record in the European market, led by a very entrepreneurial senior team. The firm now wishes to bring on board an additional investment team member, playing an important role in the sourcing and analysis of new deal opportunities in the technology space.

The new hire will ideally be an Associate with an investment banking, strategy consulting or start-up background who is looking for a firm with an entrepreneurial working environment that offers a long-term career path. The position will be based in Berlin, but you will work on cross-border deals with colleagues from other office locations and will be expected to travel regularly.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Working with senior team members, you will manage a number of important transaction workstreams, including analysis, due diligence and financing, as well as helping to prepare necessary material for investment committee discussions
  • You will be expected to play an important role in deal sourcing and you will need to demonstrate an active and fruitful network and strong interpersonal skills fit for origination work
  • Active involvement in portfolio management, driving growth initiatives and eventually leading portfolio companies to a successful exit
  • The firm hire with a view to become partner eventually. They are looking for a high-calibre investment professional who wants to make a positive impact on the firm while launching a long-term career in the growth investment space


YOUR PROFILE:

  • Strong academic track record
  • Initial training and transaction exposure gained at a major investment bank or strategy consultancy. Additional operational experience gained at a start-up will be very helpful
  • Genuine interest in technology and growth investments as well as an entrepreneurial mind-set
  • The key to this position is personality; you need to be smart, ambitious and a strong communicator with a great business development mentality
  • Native-level German and excellent English skills are essential

 

 

Recruiters Reference: 74564 /19M