Private Equity Infrastructure Role at Ardian

Where: Greater London

Deadline: May 24, 2018

Type: Graduate

About the Opportunity

Ardian’s Infrastructure team is offering a graduate opportunity in the London office to assist in the identification, analysis and execution of potential investments opportunities as well as asset management of existing portfolio of investments. Ardian’s Infrastructure team is one of the largest and most active Infrastructure fund in Europe.

About the Role

The intern will have significant responsibilities from day one and become an integral part of the team. Key responsibilities include:

  • Supporting the investment team, in particular on the financial analysis and valuation
  • Modelling (Excel): forecasts, financial optimisation, sensitivities
  • Analysis of new investment perimeters (countries, sectors) through ad-hoc reviews
  • Taking part in real transactions: acquisitions and project financing

This internship will provide a global view on the world of investment: valuation of assets, use of leverage in project financing, hedging of interests rates and currencies.

Required Skills

  • The candidate should possess a broad set of quantitative, qualitative and interpersonal skills, and be a strong team player
  • Intellectual rigour and discipline; ability to organise and perform work efficiently
  • Knowledge of financial statement analysis, valuation techniques and competency in excel, word and powerpoint

Profile

  • Degree either completed or due to complete from a leading business school or UK university. Minimum 2:1 or equivalent
  • A previous internship in one of the following areas would be beneficial:
    • Private Equity fund
    • M&A or structured/leveraged finance team of a leading European or American bank
    • Transaction Services team of a leading audit firm
    • Leading strategy consulting firm
  • Knowledge of financial engineering and LBO structuring
  • English native speaker (or fluent)

The internship will take place at our Mayfair, London office.

Remuneration according to profile.

How to Apply

Please apply via Ardian website: https://ardian.coachingassembly.com/jobs/575/applications/standalone