Secondaries Associate

Location Zug
Discipline: Global Markets
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Lucy Schofield

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Job ref: 2187
Published: 2 months ago

Our client, a prestigious boutique placement agent in Zurich, is seeking a dedicated and talented individual to join their team as a Secondaries Associate.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Sourcing and evaluate potential secondary transactions, identifying lucrative investment prospects in the private equity market.

  • Cultivate and maintain strong relationships with investors, fund managers, and other key stakeholders, serving as a trusted advisor and strategic partner in the secondary market landscape.

  • Provide expert guidance and advisory services to clients navigating the complexities of the secondary market, offering tailored solutions and insights to meet their unique investment objectives.

  • Conduct thorough LBO (leveraged buyout) modelling, evaluating investment performance, risks, and potential returns with precision and accuracy.


  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics, or a related field.

  • Proven experience in private equity, investment banking, or related financial services. A minimum of 2 years' experience in Secondaries Investments, or Secondaries Advisory is needed.

  • Strong analytical skills with proficiency in financial modelling and valuation techniques.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and maintain relationships with diverse stakeholders.

  • Detail-oriented mindset with a proactive approach to problem-solving and decision-making.

  • Complete fluency in English is essential.