• Competitive
  • Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 21 Mar 18

German Speaking Investment Professional, Small- / Mid-Cap Private Equity House, Frankfurt, Germany

Reference: 6004 /10G

This is a great opportunity to join a successful small / mid cap fund as an Associate in Frankfurt

Our client is a major German small- / mid-cap private equity firm with a deep track record and an extremely strong reputation with both investors and entrepreneurs. The firm invests across Europe and is mainly focused on the DACH region. The Frankfurt based fund is looking to hire an Associate into their strong team. The Associate will support the senior investment professionals in all aspects of a transaction, from deal origination, through due diligence and execution to monitoring portfolio companies and finally exit. The position offers a great long term career path.


  • Work closely with the senior investment professionals in all aspects of a transaction, from deal origination to execution and exit
  • Take responsibility for developing and screening investment opportunities, meeting and assessing management teams, and running major elements of the due diligence workstreams
  • Contribute to structuring and negotiating term sheets, contracts and preparing investment committee papers
  • Monitor portfolio investments, reporting on portfolio performance internally and attending meetings as a board observer


  • Intellectual strength proven by excellent academic results
  • Preferred past experience would be at least two years of e.g. Transaction Services / M&A Advisory in a Big Four accounting firm or Corporate M&A division; you must have strong modelling and analytical skills
  • A true team-player who can interact well within small deal teams; mature and reliable, taking on responsibility and driving own workstreams forward actively
  • Leadership potential and a commitment to progress and grow the business, and to advance on a long-term career path
  • Native German speaker with excellent verbal and written communication skills, and fluency



Recruiters Reference: 6004 /10G

Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany Frankfurt am Main Hessen DE