Associate

Location: Beijing
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 1_060718
Sector: Finance & Accounting

A leading private equity platform focused on the Asia-Pacific region is seeking for a high calibre Associate level candidate to join its investment team based in Beijing.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead due diligence of prospective target companies
  • Responsible for financial modelling
  • Prepare investment memorandums and participate in presenting investment cases
  • Responsible for post-investment tracking of company performance, financial and valuation, financial projections as well as industry trends 
  • Actively participate in deal execution and planning during investment and divestment
  • Take part in maintaining relationship with management teams of investee companies
  • Work with investor relations team on post-investment reporting
  • Mentor and help junior team members
  • Support investment team in other work as needed

Requirements:

  • At least 3-4 years of work experience in top tier investment bank and/or private equity
  • Bilingual in Chinese and English, with strong written and spoken communication skills in both languages
  • Track record of deal experience
  • Diverse corporate finance skills including due diligence, industry / market / financial analysis, financial modelling, deal structuring, investment memo writing, terms negotiation and documentation
  • Able to work well in teams as well as independently; able to build and maintain relationships with investee companies and other parties (such as advisors, industry experts and industry peers)
  • Able to think and operate strategically and commercially