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Private Equity Junior Partner - City, London, United Kingdom, EC1A2

£180k

PRIVATE EQUITY JUNIOR PARTNER

Cedar Private Equity are working with our client an independent private equity firm with an entrepreneurial investment approach, also offering corporate finance advisory services, with offices in London and Europe.

In the context of the launch of a Private Equity unregulated Fund located in central Europe in 2019 is looking to recruit a Junior Partner to assist in the fund raising and future management of its second Fund (EUR 100m target), alongside two existing partners and three investment professionals.

The investment is in private aviation theme, and will rely on a strong industry background, existing industry partnership and sectorial experience of the whole team.

Key Responsibilities

·Key role in fund raising and meeting potential investors
·Origination and preliminary discussions with identified targets before closing of the Fund
·Decision-making responsibility through formal reporting to an Investment Committee
·Hands-on involvement in transaction execution process
·Board seats and post investment role, initiating changes where appropriate
·Strategic decisions about the firm and main points of contact externally for the business
·Manage a team of two Senior Associates and assist in the recruitment of additional investment associates or analysts
·Oversee the operations of the Fund and review deliverables of any delegated functions

Experience, Skills & Requirements

·Principal, Investment Director or VP at a Private Equity Fund with ambition to take on a challenging Partner role to advance their career
·A minimum 10 years private equity experience needed, promoted from within or recruited from another private equity firm
·Previous experience in investment banking, transaction services or equivalent experience
·A broad investor network and strong interpersonal skills
·Entrepreneurial mind and ability to apply your skills creatively to diverse client needs, with robust technical ability and excellent attention to detail
·Experience in working in the specialist field of Aviation or Transportation is a strong asset
·Sound judgment, particularly in valuation matters, with strong analytic skills and the ability to talk through previous deals comprehensively
·Second European language (e.g. French, German) is a plus

Salary

£150k-£180k dependent on experience plus 25% allocation of the contemplated carried interest vehicle (on 4-year vesting period plan)

Location

The position is in London (Mayfair)