German speaking Associate - Direct Lending / Private Debt

  • Competitve + bonus + benefits
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 01 Mar 17

My Client -a large Debt Fund in London are looking for a German speaking Investment Associate to work on sourcing, reviewing and recommending investments in the Mid-Market Leveraged Loans space.The associate will perform intensive fundamental credit analysis along with formulating and effectively communicating investment recommendations.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Performing detailed financial and market research and analysis that forms the basis for decisions on new debt and/or equity investments of the firm
  • Screening new investment opportunities
  • Preparing various complex Excel financial models including cash flow analysis, debt sizing and structuring
  • Preparing investment committee memos
  • Preparing presentations and pitches for internal and external use
  • Analysing investment performance including maintaining and updating investment valuations and financial models as well as keeping track of relevant current market activities
  • Assisting in negotiating and preparing the legal documentation
  • Assisting in investment closings
  • Meeting with management teams and sponsors when assessing new investment opportunities and monitoring the existing portfolio
  • Additional duties include providing direct support as deemed necessary by senior management