• Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 14 Feb 18

German Speaking Associate, Debt Investment, Leading Global Investment Firm, London, UK

Reference: 6221 /11G

A once in a lifetime opportunity to join the debt investment arm of one of the world’s top investment firms, as an Associate in their London

Our client is a highly prominent private debt investment firm. This truly international fund has a large but closely networked team with substantial funds under management. They have already built an impressive track record providing diversified credit solutions to private and public firms. The firm is now further expanding their high-calibre London team with an additional Associate.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Involvement with all stages of the investment decision making process, through all stages of due diligence and assessment, to negotiations and closing, providing you with wide exposure and learning opportunities
  • Expected to work closely with the partners on the origination and execution of new deals, with a primary focus on due diligence and analysis. The firm invests actively into primary and secondary credit situations, across most sectors with the option to invest across the full capital structure, so has a very wide market opportunity, and consequently very strong dealflow
  • Furthermore, you will support the portfolio monitoring of the current and new portfolio companies


YOUR PROFILE:

  • An excellent academic background
  • Strong transaction experience within a leading investment bank, ideally having gained extensive exposure to structuring leveraged finance, either through M&A or debt advisory projects, or especially from within a major leveraged finance team
  • Initial private equity or debt investment experience is also a plus
  • You are a highly motivated individual with excellent teamwork skills and you naturally thrive in a dynamic work environment
  • Native German language skills as well as fluency in English are required

 

 

Recruiters Reference: 6221 /11G