Investment Executive / Investment Manager

Manchester, Greater Manchester
£Excellent, bonus, benefits, equity
08 Apr 2021
06 May 2021
Job Title
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a highly successful mid-market Private Equity Fund focusing on SMEs, and are now looking to expand their Manchester team. 

The role will be very varied and will encompass

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting Partners/Directors in origination and execution of new investment opportunities;
  • Helping to project manage transaction processes through from initial introduction to final execution;
  • Developing value creation plans, internal investment papers and modelling to help support the investment case on new deals;
  • Financial due diligence and cash flow modelling on prospective investments;
  • Liaising with professional advisers to help them scope and execute their work and review their findings and advice;
  • Reviewing and negotiating legal documentation;
  • Portfolio responsibility for individual investments in conjunction with the Portfolio team;
  • Research and analysis on prospective investees and targets;
  • Proactive marketing in the North West region – with advisers / intermediaries, as well as corporates.

You will ideally have a strong academic record with 1 – 3 years’ post qualified experience in Big 4, mid-tier or boutique firm within either Restructuring or Transaction Services.  The client is looking to recruit commercially astute candidates with strong breadth of client / sector exposure, and an understanding of private equity and special situations investing.  Strong communication skills with a strong team ethic.  This is a rare opportunity to join one of the leading PE firms in the North West, with excellent career progression.