Senior Associate

  • Competitive basic + bonus + carry participation
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Walker Hamill
  • 07 Dec 17 2017-12-07

We are seeking a Senior Associate to join the London office of this global Private Equity fund. This is an opportunity to join a growing team with a strong culture based around detailed analysis, intellectual curiosity, collaboration, commitment, humility and pragmatism.

The Senior Associate is an experienced key position in the deal team structure. It brings the opportunity for full involvement in the PE deal cycle from early stage deal screening, pre-acquisition due diligence, investment thesis creation and deal execution, followed by portfolio monitoring and value enhancement activity, through to exit transactions.
This role offers the opportunity for excellent experience building, career development and promotion.

Candidates will have had a few years transaction experience from BIG 4 accountancy or professional services corporate finance teams, specifically transaction services (including private equity financial due diligence experience), restructuring services, or M&A lead advisory.

Other essential criteria include:
 Outstanding numeracy, underpinning highly developed financial and business analysis skills, coupled with strong commercial awareness;
 Strong academics, from highly regarded institutions;
 Leading performance ratings amongst peer group, with plenty of transaction related experience and ideally, exposure to private equity processes;
 Business fluency in German or French will be a significant advantage.