• Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 2019-02-15

German speaking Portfolio Talent Manager, Leading Mid-Market Private Equity Fund, London, UK

Reference: 74792 /31C

German speaking Portfolio Talent Manager, Leading Mid-Market Private Equity Fund, London, UK


Reference:
74792 /31C
Our client, who is a Europe-wide, mid-market private equity fund are looking to hire a German speaking Portfolio Talent Manager to join their highly regarded team. Earlier this year the fund celebrated a milestone and off the back of it have a made a number of impressive acquisitions. The role will be based in London and holds the opportunity to work very closely with the Portfolio Talent Director, the Partners and the finance and investment teams of not only the fund but also their impressive Portfolio companies.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Track and identify prospective candidates using the in-house data base and talent pools
  • Partner with internal hiring managers and portfolio companies to get a clear view on their strategic and hiring needs
  • Devise and carry out a targeted research strategy
  • Assess and screen candidates' experience, cultural fit and compatibility
  • Analyse turnover and retention rates to forecast hiring needs
  • Map role criteria and define positions
  • Network and build long-lasting relationships with potential candidates and portfolio hiring managers
  • Research portfolio companies and candidate backgrounds

YOUR PROFILE:
  • Experience of working within the private equity or large search firm space
  • Fluent German speaker
  • Strong IT and administration skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • First-class academics