• Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 15 Nov 17

Origination Associate, Private Investment Firm, London

Reference: 6099 /16F

This is a super exciting new role within a well-established private investment firm which is looking for someone to join their new deal origination team

Our client is a well-known and well established private investment firm which has recently established itself in London in order to focus on private equity investments. Part of their strategy is to source proprietary deal flow and they are looking for an energetic professional who can lead their efforts in this field.


  • You will be responsible for the day-to-day execution of the firm's origination strategy
  • This will involve cold-calling businesses in order to introduce the firm's private investment practice and to sell ways the team could work together to further the goals of the business
  • You would also be involved in managing other members of the team to ensure delivery


  • You will likely have experience from one or more of the following backgrounds: M&A advisory, banking sales, corporate broking or private equity related research and advisory
  • You will have strong communication skills and excellent written and spoken English
  • An understanding of, and some exposure to, the private equity industry is useful though not essential
  • Prior experience of cold calling will be highly valued
  • You are likely to be outgoing, to enjoy building relationships and to be comfortable making a high volume of calls in order to develop professional networks



Recruiters Reference: 6099 /16F