Through our PEPI practice, Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) offers assistance to private equity owned portfolio companies that are under-performing or with a need of re-organisation and re-positioning.
Working directly with company management, A&M's involvement reassures all stakeholders that the company is taking important steps to address its problems and maximise its value.
Purpose of the Senior Associate role : Alvarez & Marsal’s Private Equity Performance Improvement (PEPI) business is rapidly growing its high-performance European team.
To continue our success and to support our ambitious growth plans for the future, we are currently looking for a highly financially literate (Senior) Associate to join our Dutch team.
This is a fantastic opportunity for you to use your outstanding financial acumen and problem-solving skills to become an integral part of our successful hands-on’ team.
As a valued member of the A&M Pan-European PEPI team based in Amsterdam, you will be working on high-impact projects throughout Europe and across the entire private equity life cycle, from pre-acquisition support (operational due diligence, carve-out, merger integration), to transformation, performance improvement and operational turnaround / restructuring, through to supporting the exit.
As a Senior Consultant (Associate or Senior Associate level), you will be working closely with Senior Directors and Managing Directors in a flat team structure.
You will likely lead key work streams and benefit from constant exposure to the senior members of the team and client, and gain on-the-job’ learning and development, leveraging on their substantial experience.
As well as validating and executing on financial & operations-focused problem solving and transformation activities on our clients’ projects & portfolio companies, you will also have the chance to contribute to business development activities, discuss and suggest the development of innovative offerings for our market and considerably nurture and enlarge your professional network as well.
Identifying resource needs and milestones to project manage & accomplish assigned work by agreed deadlines; Begin building own network of contacts / referral sources with professionals / institutions.
Requirements : You will be highly financial astute, either with a consulting, investments analysis or from a (large) corporate finance background.
Native fluency in both Dutch and English, both verbal and written is essential; Ability to travel at very short notice, 4 / 5 days a week pan-European, most weeks.
Varied cross sector background covering different industries (manufacturing, retail, pharma etc); Additional European languages are also very desirable.
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