Project Executive: Private Equity - 2 weeks on site London

Project status
Project posted
24th October 2014
Project duration (approx.)
14.0 Days
Budget (approx.)
£313.33 / day
Industry
Investment Banking , Financial Services
Area of expertise
Analyst / Research , Programme / Project Management , Finance and Accounting
Required market experience
United Kingdom (Essential)
Consultant location
On-site
Location
United Kingdom

Background & Objectives

ROLE PROFILE Position title:  Project Executive  Department:Private Equity Initiative  Location:  Haywards HeathDuration:  2 weeks  with potential for extension  Reports to:  Project Manager, Private Equity Initiative  PURPOSE

To assist in the development of the company’s asset based lending
(“ABL”) business and network within the Private Equity sector (the Private
Equity Initiative).

DETAILED DESCRIPTION

Key areas of work will be providing team members associated with the
Private Equity Initiative with the following support:

Research of private equity firms including: 

-          Organisational
mapping to determine responsibility and decision making for key activities.

-          Transactions
completed in ABL relevant sectors.

-          The actual
funding solutions ultimately used in the transactions; & Advisor's and
intermediaries used on transactions (e.g. lawyers and advisor's).

 

Research on ABL relevant sectors: 

-           Identify
ABL relevant sectors where M&A activity/consolidation activity is
prevalent;

-          And understand
key industry trends and challenges within ABL relevant sectors.

 Research on ABL relevant corporates: 

-           Identify
corporates under Private Equity ownership that would potentially benefit from
ABL solutions. 

-           Identify
Private Equity firms that are undertaking ‘buy and build’ strategies within ABL
relevant sectors.

-           Design
deal concepts that utilise ABL funding to facilitate corporate objectives 
such as:

-           Growth.

-          Working capital
efficiency.

-           Commodity
price risk mitigation.

-          Restructuring.

-          Reduction in
debt service burden/funding costs.

-         
 Preparation of presentations on deal concepts for delivery to Private
Equity firms. 

-         
 Preparation and presentation of educational/informative materials for
Private Equity demonstrating ABL concepts e.g.  Presentations for Private
Equity firms on:  

-           Mechanics
of operating ABL facilities; 

-           Best
practice for corporates operating ABL facilities

-           Key terms
of facilities and benefits to corporates

-           Scenarios
most suited to ABL 

-           Different
types of ABL facilities and their applications.

-           Case
studies for deals by the company.

-          Best practice
when forecasting cash flow using ABL structures.

-         
 Information/materials for inclusion on the Private Equity Microsite on
the company’s website.

-          ABL availability
model/app to assist Private Equity firms in deal structuring.

BENEFITS TO THE CANDIDATE

-          Knowledge of the
ABL market place within the ABL segment including: 

-          Key participants
in the Private Equity sectorial facility operation. 

-          ABL deal
structuring; and ABL cash flow forecasting. 

-          Understanding of
the Private Equity sector and debt markets that serve it.

-          Exposure to
senior personnel at the company.

CORE SKILLS/ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED

The candidate will be required to demonstrate as many of the following
attributes as possible:

-          Financial
analysis and financial modelling in Excel.

-           Excellent
research, data analysis and market analysis skills (using appropriate
technologies e.g.  Excel, company information databases, broker reports
etc.)

-          Network of
contacts within the Private Equity sector (both personal and business contacts
across a broad level of seniority within organisations).

-          Transactional
experience (e.g. corporate finance or transaction services).

-          Working
knowledge of ABL.

-         
 Self-starter capable of spending some time working independently.

-          Strong
interpersonal skills.

Key deliverables

Consultant requirements

Requirement: Are you available immediatley for a Haywards Heath based project?
Desired response: Yes

Requirement: Do you have contacts within Private equity, both professional and personal?
Desired response: Yes

Requirement: Do you have experience in financial analysis and financial modelling in Excel?
Desired response: Yes

Requirement: Do you have working knowledge of ABL (Asset based lending)?
Desired response: Yes

Requirement: Do you have corporate finance or transactional services experience?
Desired response: Yes

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