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Credit Suisse
in Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Permanent, Full time
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Credit Suisse
in Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Permanent, Full time
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Credit Suisse
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Job position: Associate 1/2 (4y M&A experience required) in the European Strategic Client Partner Office of Credit Suisse Zürich

Credit Suisse holds a leading position as private investment banker with a one stop shop model offering out of one hand: the full spectrum of investment banking, corporate and strategic advisory, asset and wealth management dedicated to large families and entrepreneurs as well as Family Equity investors.


Credit Suisse's European Strategic Client Partner Office is building a unique platform for Families and Entrepreneurs all over Northern Europe in close collaboration with the best of breed of the entire global banking capabilities: the Investment Banking and Capital Markets Departments, Asset Management, Wealth Management, Strategic Owner Advisory.

  • Reporting to and working directly with the Executive Chairman of Corporate Advisory Northern Europe in close collaboration with the corporate finance team in Switzerland and the other European and US offices
  • Direct exposure to and active engagement with large European Families and entrepreneurs in Germany, Austria, France, Benelux and the United Kingdom
  • Monitoring of client presentations and pitches, delivery of strategic dialogue, tailor-made advice and sector input on family owned companies and Family Equity investors
  • Contribution to the origination and execution of corporate finance, M&A and lending transactions
  • Participation in the company and industry analysis, valuation and financial
  • Participation in advisory activities and M&A deal execution (drafting of marketing and transaction materials, due diligence, data room processing)
  • Coordination of transaction processes with clients, management, investors and other advisors

  • Production of pitches: well-argued research, presentations and thorough analysis
  • Liaising with sector specialists of Investment Banking Credit Suisse and other counter-parties to produce documentation
  • Monitoring of internal team staffing and team meetings
  • Production of documents for internal approval processes (writing reports)
  • Involvement in dealing with prospects and clients on day-to-day aspects of a strategic pitch, corporate finance transaction and relationship management
  • Travelling with the European Strategic Client Partner to visit prospects and
    clients European wide

You Offer
  • A solid modelling and technical skill set as well as a creative mind enabling you to contribute in designing customized solutions for our clients
  • The ability to produce technically excellent written materials - prospectuses, credit committee, investment banking committee memos, client pitches, etc.
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills, the ability to multi-task and to plan ahead
  • A pro-active, creative, fast, crisp and accurate work approach with a strategic mindset
  • Solid work ethics as well as relationship building capability with owners of large family owned companies (analytical as well as emotional intelligence)
  • Completed studies of a top University degree (Bachelor or Master) in finance, economics or accounting
  • A minimum of 4 years of relevant work experience in an M&A team of a
    renowned international bank or industry
  • Fluent German and English skills, French would be a plus
Compensation: competitive
Starting date: immediate
Ms. V. Eichenberger would be happy to review your application. Please apply via our career portal
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