Our client, a rapidly growing private equity firm with a global focus, is currently seeking an Associate to join their high performing team. The Associate will play a key role in the evaluation, execution and monitoring of new and existing investments.
Collaborate with and support senior investment professionals in the origination and evaluation of new investment opportunities
Develop financial models to analyse investment opportunities
Lead due diligence; evaluate industry and company dynamics, valuation practices and exit environment
In-depth industry research and analysis, developing investment recommendations and participating in the negotiation and execution of investments
Assist with the monitoring of the portfolio and other firm wide initiatives
Manage advisor workstreams and liaise with other transaction participants
3-5 years of experience in investment banking, private equity, consulting or other relevant areas
Undergraduate degree, preferably in commerce or business administration (Post Graduate degree/MBA an asset)
High degree of professionalism and integrity
Strong research, financial modeling, problem solving, analytical and valuations skills
Highly effective communicator
Meticulous attention to detail and accuracy in work output
Experience managing multiple stakeholders, advisors and work streams gained in a private equity deal execution environment
Ability to meet deadlines and work well under pressure
High level of proficiency in Excel and very complex financial modeling skills including M&A modeling and LBO’s, gained in a deals environment
Willingness to work across the organisation in support of ad hoc projects as required
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