Analyst/Associate (German speaker) - Technology IB - September 2018 - Berlin

Berlin, Germany · Investment Banking

  • Competitive
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Clipperton Finance
  • 18 Jun 18

DESCRIPTION

This is a unique opportunity to join an expanding Pan-European corporate finance boutique fully dedicated to high-tech and tech-enabled businesses. With offices in Paris, London and Berlin, Clipperton Finance has completed over 240 M&A and Growth Financings on behalf of fast-growing technology start-ups, blue-chip corporates and renowned financial investors.

In order to support its strong execution pipeline and marketing efforts, the firm is currently looking to hire an Analyst and/or Associate level 1 based in Berlin.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Support existing and upcoming transactions throughout the entire process, from kick-off to closing:
    • Preparation of investment memoranda and presentations (industry study, strategic review, financial analysis)
    • Business plan modelling
    • Due diligence management
    • Support to final legal negotiations
  • Support marketing efforts
    • Preparation of commercial presentations / pitches (positioning, valuation, deal strategy)
    • Identification of new prospects
    • Participation in the preparation of detailed sector research papers
  • Lead a team of analysts (for Associates) and interns

 

REQUIREMENTS

The ideal candidate will be a highly entrepreneurial and independent individual with demonstrated analytical, commercial and financial skills from a Tier 1 (technology) investment bank / boutique or consultancy. The candidate will be capable of working under tight deadlines within a small organisation and report directly to the top management.

Strong academic record is required, with a preference for Tier 1 European Business and Engineering schools and universities. The candidate should also have a strong knowledge in corporate finance and accounting, with past experience in investment banking, strategic consultancy or audit, and demonstrate a strong interest in both entrepreneurship and the Technology, Media and Telecoms industry.

Written and spoken proficiency in German and English is a must, French or Spanish a plus.

 

BENEFITS

  • Entrepreneurial environment (partner owned investment bank; recently announced NATIXIS as minority shareholder)
  • Strong deal pipeline
  • Exposure to clients from day 1
  • Steep learning curve
  • Competitive salary + bonus
  • Market leading position in Tech M&A in Germany & France
  • Office in Berlin's city center (Berlin - Mitte)
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