Business Analyst Private Equity (The Hague)

01/07/2022

Main Capital is op zoek naar een ambitieuze, analytische sterke en ondernemende Business Analyst met:

  • Academische opleiding relevant voor de functie (Economie, Recht, Finance en/of Bedrijfskunde).
  • Vermogen om zelfstandig te werken en prioriteiten te stellen in wisselende en uitdagende werkomgevingen.
  • Ondernemend en zelfdenkend, kortom een ‘self starter’.
  • Sterke analytische vaardigheden en uitstekende beheersing van financiële en management boekhouding.
  • Goede sociale en communicatieve vaardigheden en integriteit, je communiceert met deal teams, management teams en de lagen daar onder.
  • Uitstekende beheersing van Engels en Nederlands in woord en geschrift is een must. Duits is een pre.
  • Affiniteit met Software/IT ondernemingen is een pre.

Functieomschrijving

De kandidaat treedt in dienst als “Business Analyst”. Je wordt onderdeel van het deal team. De taken bestaan onder andere uit:

  • In teamverband werken aan investeringstrajecten. Veelal wordt gewerkt aan een project met een team bestaande uit een Business Analyst / Associate, (Sr.) Investment Manager en een Partner.
  • Proactief zoeken, contacten en presenteren van potentiele dealflow partijen.
  • Analyseren en inzichtelijk maken van cijfermatige informatie, het opzetten van financiële modellen.
  • Uitvoeren van commerciële markt en strategische analyses.
  • Vervaardigen van Investment Proposals en het verzorgen van een toelichting daarop.
  • Mede verzorgen van de Quarterly Reporting en ondersteunen bij de events.
  • Assisteren van portfolio bedrijven met de strategische ontwikkelingen en het assisteren van Investment Managers en Partners in hun dagelijkse beheer activiteiten.

Wat wij jou bieden

▪ Concurrerend salaris
▪ Steile groeicurve in carrière pad.
▪ In-depth en hands-on kennis en ervaring opdoen bij een professioneel investeringsfonds
▪ Snel betrokken raken bij interessante investment opportunities waarbij direct veel verantwoordelijkheden aan jou toekomen.
▪ Leertraject met een combinatie van individuele opleidingen, kennis on the job en leermodules

Solliciteren
Om te reageren op deze vacature ontvangen wij graag een curriculum vitae, motivatiebrief en cijferlijsten van genoten opleidingen op zowel de universiteit als de middelbare school.

Main Capital Partners
Pieter van Bodegraven & Sjoerd Aarts
Paleisstraat 6
2514 JA Den Haag
070-324 34 33
pieter@main.nl & sjoerd@main.nl

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To strengthen our fast-growing operations in our The Hague office, we are looking for a proactive, self-driven, analytically skilled Business Analyst holding an academic master in the field of Business or Economics, starting as soon as possible or after mutual agreement.

Main Capital Partners is a leading software investor in the Benelux, DACH and the Nordics. Main has almost 20 years of experience in strengthening software companies and works closely together with management teams of its portfolio companies as a strategic partner, to realize sustainable growth and build excellent software groups. Main counts over 45 employees and has offices in The Hague, Stockholm, and Düsseldorf. As of October 2021, Main has over EUR2.2 billion of assets under management. Main has invested in more than 120 software companies to date. These companies have created jobs for approximately 4,000 employees.

As a strategic partner Main Capital Partners supports building large and healthy software groups. We know what is needed for value creation, operational excellence, and sustainable growth. Our cross-border industry network encompasses over 4.000 software companies in our focus geographies, with whom we are in close contact and share our knowledge and experience. We leverage our network of industry leaders in the software business, that assist with pragmatic and strategic advice. We know the opportunities and challenges in the industry from first-hand experience and organize several annual industry events (Main Insight, Main Software 50, Main CTO Day, Main CEO working session) to facilitate peer-to-peer knowledge exchange and best practice sharing among companies in our network.

Profile

Our new colleague should have the following skills:

  • Academic master in the field of (financial and/or technical) Business or Economics.
  • Ability to work independently and set priorities in changing and challenging work environments.
  • Entrepreneurial and ”self-thinking”
  • Strong analytical skills and excellent command of financial and management accounting.
  • Good social and communication skills and integrity, you communicate with deal teams, management teams and the layers below.
  • Excellent command of English and Dutch in word and writing is a must. German is an advantage.
  • Affinity with Software/IT companies is a plus.

Job description 

You will be involved in business analysis as well as supporting the investment management team. Your duties include:

  • Performing investment projects in a team. The deal team often consists of a Business Analyst/Associate, (Sr.) Investment Manager and/or a Partner.
  • Proactively searching for, contacting and presenting potential dealflow.
  • To analyze and explain (financial) information, establishing (financial) models, analyze and have insight into investment and financing proposals.
  • Carry out market and strategic analysis (with your team as well as the Market Intelligence Practice.
  • Preparation of Investment Proposals and providing an explanation thereof.
  • Helping in preparing the Quarterly Reporting and helping in organizing events.
  • Assisting (Sr.) Investment Managers and Partners in daily activities  and assisting portfolio companies with strategic developments.

What we offer you

  • Competitive salary.
  • Steep growth curve in career path.
  • Quick hands-on knowledge and experience in an investment fund / PE firm.
  • Quickly becoming involved in interesting investment opportunities where many responsibilities are immediately yours.
  • Education with a combination of individual training, learning from the job and educational modules.

To apply for this job please send us your resume, cover letter and transcripts of your studies (Master, Bachelor and High school).

Main Capital Partners
Pieter van Bodegraven & Sjoerd Aarts
Paleisstraat 6
2514 JA Den Haag
070-324 34 33
pieter@main.nl & sjoerd@main.nl