• Competitive
  • Hamburg, Deutschland
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 2019-03-22

Senior Associate, Expanding Entrepreneurial SME Buyout Investor, Hamburg, Germany

Reference: 74893 /19G

Senior Associate, Expanding Entrepreneurial SME Buyout Investor, Hamburg, Germany


Reference:
74893 /19G
Our client is a private equity and venture capital investor focusing on industrials, technology and consumer companies across the DACH region. The firm already has a strong track record and continues to build a substantial deal pipeline. It is looking to bring on board a new team member at Senior Associate level to analyse and execute new deal opportunities. This position will be based in Hamburg.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Source new deal opportunities, manage due diligence workstreams and external providers, review information memoranda and draft reports
  • Conduct in-depth analyses of new investment opportunities, including financial modelling and market reviews
  • Provide investment recommendations and support senior team in structuring and negotiating potential investments
  • Work on the financing of investments and the presentation and review of materials with lenders

YOUR PROFILE:
  • Strong financial modelling skills, great commercial judgement and a bias to action
  • Prior investment experience from another Mittelstand private equity investor. Candidates with strong financial modelling skills gained at a lead advisory or transaction services team in a leading professional services firm will also be considered
  • Ideally, you will bring a strong deal track record and significant exposure to investment structuring, transaction execution and negotiation
  • You should be a humble team player who will communicate well with German Mittelstand companies and external advisors alike; therefore native-level German is essential
  • Extroverted self-starter with high emotional intelligence and the self-confidence to work independently. Excellent interpersonal skills and drive - willing to go the extra mile to ensure work gets done