Data Analyst (Frankfurt or Stockholm)

  • Competitive
  • Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany Frankfurt am Main Hessen DE
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 10 Jul 18 2018-07-10

Indigo Headhunters searches exclusively for a leading international mid cap private equity investor

                                                                                         Data Analyst
                                                                          Frankfurt or Stockholm, full time

The company is a leading private equity investor that invests in medium sized businesses across DACH, Scandinavia, Benelux, Italy, France and Spain. Since inception, the firm has raised significant assets across several funds concentrated on Industrials, Business Services, Consumer and Healthcare sectors.

The company has an internal portfolio monitoring/operating team, which provides the investment committee with an independent view on portfolio companies’ financial performance and value creation activities. This team also prepares portfolio company valuations and supports investor reporting as well as fundraising.


Position Profile

This role is part of the portfolio monitoring/operating team, which currently comprises six professionals, of which two are based in Stockholm and four in Frankfurt. The Data Analyst will initially prioritize the implementation of the new reporting and analytics software (selection currently ongoing), working together with the IT organization, while getting familiar with the company’s data environment and analytics ambitions.

Once the new software implementation is achieved, the role will focus on creating compelling self-service reporting & analysis and developing complex scenarios around the portfolio (both existing and target companies).

Focusing on developing new performance and valuation analytics within the firm, the Data Analyst will use both internal (from the portfolio companies) and external (economy & sector specific) data. During the first months of assignment, he or she will be heavily involved in the implementation of new reporting software.

  • Define program to deploy the new reporting tool across the funds’ portfolio
  • Implement new tool as per defined features & timing and follow up on its admin
  • Develop new system to fully exploit automation potential and self-service reporting
  • Closely work with Head of team and other team members on recurring and ad-hoc analytics on portfolio metrics, performance and development
  • Be responsible for the Digital Analytics initiative across the funds’ portfolio
  • Develop a compelling reporting mobile app for the company’s Executives

Candidate Profile


  • Excellent academic records (top performer)
  • Bachelor’s degree in mathematics, statistics or economics


  • 5-7 years of work experience
  • Proven track record of successful project management & significant contribution to data analytics projects
  • Private equity experience desirable
  • Knowledge and working experience with ERPs/CRM (SAP, Oracle, MS Dynamics, SFDC) analytics tools (PowerBI, Tableau, Qlick) and databases (MS SQL preferred)
  • Working experience with Anaplan a plus


  • Very high analytical capacity
  • Good communicator, capable to explain and present analysis to non-quant people, both verbally and through compelling visuals
  • Accurate and driven to deliver with high quality
  • Factual and objective with proven judgement – critical when needed
  • Self-motivated and able to excel in a fast paced, time-sensitive environment
  • Self-confident but still low key and humble (no ego)
  • Ambitious to contribute actively to a small team


  • Fluent in English


Please send your complete application documents in electronic form to Indigo Headhunters, Britta Bene, eMail: