Orlando Management AG is a leading private equity advisor in the DACH region and the Nordics with a focus on special situations (including complex buy-outs, corporate carve-outs, owners' successions and other strategic, financial or relationship challenges). Since 2001, Orlando advises and supports the Special Situations Venture Partners funds (SSVP) with equity commitments of almost EUR 1,000 million. With more than 65 transactions in the mid-cap market over the last 17 years, SSVP is one of the most experienced investors in the DACH region. SSVP has a long-term track record in creating sustainable value through a focus on portfolio companies' operational strength.
For the Transaction Team, we are hiring an Investment Associate (f/m) who will analyse potential investment opportunities for funds advised by Orlando, lead due diligence projects as well as work with the management of the portfolio companies.
The Investment Associate is a core member of Orlando's Transaction Team and is responsible for assessing potential investment opportunities, for running due diligence and investment processes as well as for advising the portfolio companies of the funds. As an Investment Associate, you will be involved in all aspects of a transaction from origination to execution and exit. You will benefit from working across different industries and all varieties of deal situations as well as gain extensive knowledge about all elements of the private equity investment cycle. Activities will also include:
- Identifying potential investment opportunities, reviewing offering memoranda as well as preparing and participating in management meetings - Supporting due diligence processes and conducting commercial and financial analyses to identify value creation opportunities - Developing valuation models and supporting structuring of acquisitions - Supporting portfolio development (advising on value creation measures, supporting projects in cooperation with management, identifying potential add-on acquisitions or advising on the optimization of the capital structure etc.) - Preparing and supporting sale processes of portfolio companies
You have a profound interest in private equity, especially investment processes, a previous exposure to M&A transactions, excellent financial modelling skills and solid due diligence experience. Furthermore, you have the following skills and experiences:
- Minimum of 1-3 years of professional experience from a top-tier investment bank (M&A, Corporate Finance and/or Leveraged Finance) and/or Private Equity firm - Outstanding academic credentials - MBA or similar advanced professional degree preferred, but not required - Strong analytical and quantitative skills - Passion, dedication, energy and entrepreneurial spirit - Strong interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work with executives of mid-size organizations - Excellent German and English language skills
What we are offering:
- You join a highly dynamic and entrepreneurial transaction team with broad transaction and management experience - With approximately 200 transactions screened each year and a strong track record in deal execution Orlando offers you a platform which allows you to gain experience in diverse industries and exciting investment situations (e.g. corporate carve-outs, successions, turn-around investments) - You will quickly take ownership of projects with regard to acquisitions, refinancing and exit processes of portfolio companies - As an Investment Associate you are responsible for a very diverse set of challenges (financial, commercial as well as operational issues) - You will have impact on entrepreneurial decisions in our portfolio companies - You can deepen your industry expertise and strengthen your network - You will have the chance to further strengthen your analytical and interpersonal skills as well as to quickly grow within Orlando
Orlando Management AG Sylvia Wachtmeister Director Human Resources & Executive Development Platzl 4 80331 Munich Germany
Internal Number: 4695740
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