HEAD OF BENELUX (m/f)

AURELIUS is a publicly-listed Special Situation private equity firm, with offices in Munich, London, Stockholm and Madrid. We focus on the acquisition of companies with operational potential across Western Europe. AURELIUS is an investor for complex deals including turnarounds and the acquisition of profitable underperformers or business portfolios from corporates, owner managers, entrepreneurs, private equity investors, banks & funds. Our current portfolio comprises 25 businesses across the following sectors: industrials, chemicals, business services, consumer, food & beverages and TMT. We look to improve the performance of our portfolio businesses by providing management capabilities and the necessary financial resources for investment.

For our Amsterdam office (opening in 2019) we are looking for a

HEAD OF BENELUX (m/f)

As a member of AURELIUS’ Private Equity team you will be actively engaged in all stages of the investment process. In this role your responsibilities will include identification, evaluation and execution of potential new investments. Furthermore, you will lead the due diligence, undertaking market assessments and the evaluation of company performance, business models, deal structures and restructuring concepts. The position will involve deal negotiation, as well as support on financings and exits.

Responsibilities

  • Sourcing and identifying potential investments

  • Participation in due diligence activities relating to the investment process

  • Analysis of financial and management accounts, models and reports

  • Evaluating business models; developing strategic concepts; conducting corporate evaluations

  • Negotiating and completing transactions

  • Planning and executing financing and business sale strategies

  • Building up investment team in the region

Qualifications required

  • Business degree or comparable education

  • Minimum 6 years of relevant work experience in the M&A, Private Equity or Corporate Finance sector

  • Proven experience in several successful company transactions

  • Experience in taking a leading role

  • Analytical thinking, result-oriented personality, highly developed sense of responsibility and strong team work

  • Communicative and entrepreneurial personality

  • Fluent in Dutch and English, further language skills welcome

  • Excellent computer skills (esp. Excel)

Please apply online including all relevant application documents and stating your earliest possible starting date and salary expectation.

Apply online