Manpower is urgently recruiting for one of its clients, a European Institution based in Luxembourg :
Private Equity Valuation Analyst (m / f)
Valuation of single assets held by the client, managed by non-institutional asset managers, require the independent collection and review of certain financial information with a view to determining the fair value of such investments (typically early stage companies).
As a result, their administrative requirements in respect of investment valuation are relatively light, when compared to institutional intermediaries.
Therefore, the valuation of the underlying investment needs to be carried out and / or verified by the client itself.
S / he will report to the Head of Unit of Secondaries and Asset Valuation, which among others oversees valuation matters related to the client’s portfolio investments.
Main tasks :
Complement, coordinate, review, and where needed challenge the assessment,
Strengthen the data collection and valuation work related to the client’s co-investment programmed in early stage companies
Ensure an adequate level of consistency and where relevant, interface with other services within the company (risk management, middle-office, financial control ),
Ensure that audit files are completed in a timely manner and are properly filed and maintained on the network,
Determine that all audit reports reflect the work performed and meet reporting and auditing standards.
University degree, with studies oriented towards either Business / Finance / Economics or Engineering / Sciences;
Post-graduate qualifications (e.g. MBA, ACCA, CIMA (or similar) or CFA charter)
At least three 3 years’ experience in audit in Luxembourg in the audit of private equity funds and their underlying portfolio companies;
Previous experience in accounting, financial control, reporting at private equity funds
Experienced in company valuation;
Excellent knowledge of audit methodologies;
Fluent in English (oral and written). Knowledge of other EU languages (German, Spanish) would be an advantage;
Able to work with Capital-IQ, Bloomberg, or similar financial databases.
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