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Analyst / Associate (m/f/d) – Debt Advisory

Your Tasks

  • Careful analysis of the market position and financial planning of companies, mainly in the LBO context
  • Modeling/plausibility check of business plans and financing scenarios
  • Preparation of marketing and pitch presentations
  • Support with project management and administrative tasks
  • Communication with potential financing parties and extensive preparation and provision of information for the corresponding credit processes
  • Participation in providing independent advice to our clients on financing-related topics, in particular acquisition financing/LBOs, refinancing and recapitalizations

Your Advantages

  • You will work in an experienced team with a strong global network
  • You will take on challenging and exciting projects in various sectors
  • Fixed and variable salary components and other benefits provide you with interesting earning opportunities
  • We support your development with internal and external training programs and individual development opportunities
  • You will be based in Leipzig – currently one of the most dynamic growth regions in Germany – with the option of mobile working after a certain training period and integration into the team

Your Profile

  • Successfully completed studies (Bachelor or Master) in the field of economics or another field of study with a focus on economics
  • At least one year of professional experience in debt advisory/M&A/corporate finance or leveraged finance, preferably through activities at an investment bank or corporate finance consultancy, a leading bank or in private debt or other relevant companies
  • Ability to grasp things quickly and work very carefully (even under time pressure)
  • Strong analytical skills and comprehensive knowledge of accounting (HGB/IFRS)
  • Extensive practical experience in financial modeling with Excel
  • Independent working style, high sense of responsibility and self-motivation
  • Outgoing personality with strong communication skills (German/English)
Christina Krätzig

COO

+49 341 9837 9145
christina.kraetzig@pava.eu

Analyst / Associate M&A (m/f/d) – Focus on Finance or Strategy

Your Tasks

  • You will be responsible for M&A projects in the mid-market segment (sell-side and buy-side) in forward-looking sectors such as Healthcare & MedTech, TMT, Sustainability Technologies, Industrials & Robotics, Consumer & Internet, Business Services
  • You work on projects across the entire transaction process

Focus on Strategy

  • You analyze industries, business models, competitors and use your expertise to develop company exposés and information memoranda for our clients
  • You identify suitable international investors and targets and accompany the approach in the transaction process
  • You support due diligence processes in close cooperation with our clients and accompany negotiations

Focus on Finance

  • You will prepare and check the plausibility of financial plans and carry out company valuations and various analyses using different methods
  • You will support due diligence processes by analyzing and preparing financial information
  • You advise our clients with a focus on financial issues and support negotiations

Your Advantages

  • You will work in an experienced team with a strong global network
  • You will take on challenging and exciting projects in various sectors
  • Fixed and variable salary components and other benefits provide you with interesting earning opportunities
  • We support your development with internal and external training programs and individual development opportunities
  • You will be based in Leipzig – currently one of the most dynamic growth regions in Germany – with the option of mobile working after a certain training period and integration into the team

Your Profile

  • First-class specialist knowledge, business-related studies
  • Innovative and technology-minded, competent in data and analysis
  • Strategic thinker, focused on implementation, disciplined
  • Strong in relationships, curious, interested in people
  • Creative, eager to learn, inquisitive
  • Independent, decisive, committed to excellent performance
  • Strong communicator (German/English)

Have we awakened your passion? Then apply now!
In your application documents, please state your desired starting date, your salary expectations and, if possible, your preferred focus (Finance or Strategy).

Vice President / Director M&A (m/f/d)

Your Tasks

  • Support and implementation of national and international M&A projects (buy-side and sell-side) in various industry sectors in direct cooperation with the partner
  • Support and management of the relevant processes throughout the entire transaction, from preparation, contact and due diligence to (contract) negotiations and signing
  • Analysis of industries and business models, relevant competitors and potential investors or targets
  • Preparation of business, merger and LBO models as well as valuation and other analyses in the execution phase
  • Preparation of company analyses, exposés and information memoranda (focus on strategy)
  • Advice and support for clients and investors as well as continuous development and expansion of our own network to acquire new projects
  • Mentoring for young professionals

Your Advantages

  • You will work in an experienced team with a strong global network
  • You will take on challenging and exciting projects in various sectors
  • Fixed and variable salary components and other benefits provide you with interesting earning opportunities
  • We support your development with internal and external training programs and individual development opportunities
  • You will be based in Leipzig – currently one of the most dynamic growth regions in Germany – with the option of mobile working after a certain training period and integration into the team

Your Profile

  • Several years of transaction experience in M&A/investment banking, corporate M&A or private equity
  • Relevant knowledge in the strategic analysis and financial evaluation of options for action in the area of M&A
  • As an entrepreneurial and highly ambitious personality, you can quickly familiarize yourself with new tasks and are highly quality- and success-oriented
  • You are able to grasp competitive environments and business models, prepare complex issues in a structured manner and derive strategy options and have a deep understanding of company figures
  • You are able to manage projects independently, lead teams and train younger employees
  • Strong communicator (German/English)

Internship (m/f/d) – Debt Advisory

Your Tasks

  • You analyze the market position and financial planning of companies, mainly in the LBO context
  • You create marketing and pitch presentations
  • You analyze industries, business models, competitors and research potential investors and targets
  • You will support our deal teams in modeling/plausibility checks of business plans and financing scenarios as well as in project management and administrative tasks

Your Advantages

  • You will work in small, experienced teams with flat hierarchies
  • You benefit from individual mentoring from our senior professionals
  • You take on challenging and exciting projects in different sectors
  • You will be based in the heart of Leipzig – currently one of the most dynamic growth regions in Germany

Your Profile

  • You are studying in the field of economics/business law/finance or related fields with (very) good academic achievements, preferably in a Master’s degree program
  • Ideally, you have already completed various internships in debt advisory/M&A/corporate finance or leveraged finance at banks or auditing firms
  • As an entrepreneurial personality, you can quickly familiarize yourself with new tasks and work in a highly quality- and success-oriented manner
  • You can grasp business models and competitive environments and have an understanding of company figures
  • You have a very good command of German and English

The duration of the internship is 3 to 6 months. Please note the desired starting date in your application documents. (Start from Q4 2024).

Internship (m/f/d) – M&A / Investment Banking

Your Tasks

Focus on Strategy

  • You analyze industries, business models, competitors and research potential investors or targets in the respective transaction processes
  • You support our deal teams in the preparation of company exposés and information memoranda
  • You support due diligence processes by preparing information and managing the data room

Focus on Finance

  • You process and review financial plans and LBO models in the project teams
  • You create peer groups and develop company valuations based on various methods such as CCA, CTA and DCF
  • You support the analysis and preparation of financial information in all phases of M&A projects

Your Advantages

  • You will work in small, experienced teams with flat hierarchies
  • You benefit from individual mentoring from analysts and senior professionals
  • You will take on challenging and exciting projects in different sectors
  • You will be based in the heart of Leipzig – currently one of the most dynamic growth regions in Germany

Your Profile

  • You are studying economics/business law/finance or related fields with (very) good academic achievements
  • Ideally, you have already completed internships in M&A/investment banking/private equity/WP or banking or in the strategic/commercial area of companies
  • As an entrepreneurial personality, you can quickly familiarize yourself with new tasks and work in a highly quality- and success-oriented manner
  • You have a good understanding of business models and competitive environments as well as the figures of companies
  • You have a very good command of German and English

Have we awakened your passion? Then apply now!

The internship lasts at least 3 months. Please note the desired starting date and, if possible, your preferred focus (Finance or Strategy) in your application documents. (Start from Q4 2024).