Intern in M&A and Strategy
- Paris, Ile-de-France, France
- Internships & Graduate Trainee, Full time
- Euronext stages
- 14 Sep 17
Job description Working together with the Head of M&A and the Chief of Staff to the Group CEO, the intern analyst will be involved on a large variety of topics, mainly covering M&A, Strategy, and Group projects.
On the M&A side the analyst will participate to the execution of ongoing transactions, building the pipeline for the upcoming years as well as potential target screenings and benchmarking analysis.
On the strategy side the analyst will be exposed to business management and internal transformation projects, as well as drafting of briefing materials and preparation of top management meetings.
The analyst will also participate in group-wide projects in coordination with number teams internally, which will provide them with great exposure within the company, as well as to ad-hoc analysis depending on the business requirements at the time.
The analyst will be uniquely positioned to gain a deep understanding of the financial industry, the operation of a high-end tec
o Participate together with the Head of M&A and the deal teams in the ongoing acquisition projects as part of the strategic plan ‘Agility for Growth’.
o Monitor upcoming opportunities, identify targets through a detailed screening process.
o Benchmarking of financial performance with peers, valuation analysis.
o Support the Head of M&A on day-to-day business management topics.
o Draft M&A related briefing materials for the management team.
o Assist the Head of M&A in the preparation of monthly Investment Committees.
Strategy / CEO office side
o Participate together with the Chief of Staff in the structuring and coordination of internal transformation projects as part of the strategic plan ‘Agility for Growth’.
o Draft briefing materials for the Group CEO under the supervision of the Chief of Staff.
o Assist the Chief of Staff in the preparation of weekly and monthly Managing Board meetings with the top management.
o Support the Group CEO and Chief of Staff on day-to-day business management topics.
The ideal candidate
Final or penultimate year student from a Tier 1 business or engineering school, with strong academic credentials.
At least a first successful internship experience in Investment Banking, Strategy Consulting or equivalent experience (corporate finance, strategy etc.) within a corporate, and preferably a financial institution.
Fluent in English. Fluency in French will be a plus.
Good knowledge / interest in the financial industry.
Interest in the technology industry.
Strong command of Excel and PowerPoint.
Strong organizational skills.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Experience in project management.
Fast learner, proactive behavior and entrepreneurial mindset.