Operational Value Creation (Financials, Education and Business Services), Associate Operational Value Creation (Financials, Education  …

Partners Group AG
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 15 Aug 19
Partners Group AG
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 15 Aug 19
Operational Value Creation (Financials, Education and Business Services), Associate
Partners Group is a global private markets investment manager, serving over 900 institutional investors. We have USD 91 billion in assets under management and more than 1,300 professionals across 20 offices worldwide. We realize potential in private markets by financing and developing great companies, desirable real estate and essential infrastructure. We create value in our investments through active and long-term responsible ownership.

What it's about
In this Singapore-based role within our Financials, Education and Business Services (FEBS) vertical, you will work across the deal cycle - from investment sourcing / idea generation to various due diligence work streams alongside our global investment teams, and working with management teams to grow / improve our portfolio companies.. By developing collaborative relationships, identifying value creation opportunities and driving execution of stated plans and metrics, you will be a key member of the global FEBS team.

Summary core responsibilities:
Investment analysis: Perform quantitative and qualitative due diligence on potential investments on both equity and debt opportunities within the FEBS vertical - mainly in Asia but also at times globally.
Value creation: Lead / support high impact initiatives in our FEBS Direct Investment portfolio in Asia.
Monitoring and valuation: Across the global FEBS portfolio of over 50 debt and equity investments, ensure timely, accurate monitoring and managing the reporting of value creation projects in our FEBS direct equity lead portfolio.

Key responsibilities:
  • Contribute to pre-acquisition due diligence work-streams
  • Work with portfolio company management and investment teams to assess the operational maturity of existing and potential portfolio companies in order to identify areas of improvement
  • Develop and align value creation opportunities with management and take ownership of the initiation, planning, implementation and monitoring of the execution
  • Source and meet with management teams of potential investment opportunities; assist in industry research and analysis and preparation of internal investment committee documents
  • Support senior team members on various tasks related to product reporting, investment monitoring, marketing and other ad-hoc project work
  • Contribute to firm-wide development such as business unit's projects and collaboration initiatives across various asset classes in the Partners Group platform
What we expect
  • Strong academic credentials in any of the following - Business, Finance, Economics, Law
  • 4-6 years of relevant international industry experience (candidates with previous experience in advisory, consulting or banking will be valued favorably)
  • Demonstrable financial modelling and valuation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, exceptional verbal and written communication with the ability to engage, motivate and convince others across all levels of seniority
  • Strong intellect, entrepreneurial and self-directed individual with demonstrable ability to effectively complete tasks with demanding timelines and competing priorities
  • Exceptional working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Bloomberg and Capital IQ
  • Fluent in English and an Asian language, ideally Mandarin as this role involves China coverage

What we offer
Our fast growing and dynamic platform offers an unparalleled opportunity to develop your investment career.
Gain deep industry expertise within the FEBS vertical and develop your career in private equity.