Associate/Senior Associate - Private Debt

Business Department:  Private Debt

Paris, FR

Partners Group is a global private markets investment manager, serving over 1,000 institutional investors. We have USD 142 billion in assets under management and more than 1,900 professionals across 20 offices worldwide. We realize potential in private markets by financing and developing great companies, desirable real estate and essential infrastructure. We create value in our investments through active and long-term responsible ownership.

What it's about


In this position you will be part of the Private Debt Investment team in Paris with responsibilities across all aspects of private market investing, including sourcing, due diligence, execution and ongoing monitoring.

  • Investment due diligence including review of diligence reports, interviewing industry experts and attending management meetings and site visits
  • Financial analysis including detailed LBO modelling and scenario testing
  • Preparation of investment memoranda and participation in Investment Committee discussions
  • Portfolio management activities including monitoring portfolio performance and assessing waiver and amendment requests
  • Assist senior investment team members in building relationships with sponsors and other external parties


What we expect


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from a top university with an excellent academic record
  • Between 3-5 years (associate level) or 5-8 years (senior associate level) of relevant work experience in Management Consulting, Investment Banking (leveraged finance, M&A or restructuring), a buyside investment role or transaction services
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a commitment to Partners Group's high standards of business conduct
  • Strong oral and written English skills
  • Fluency in English and French is essential


What we offer


Partners Group is a global financial institution that retains the culture, pace, and agility of a start-up. As a growing firm, we are committed to attracting, developing, and retaining the very best talent, by offering a workplace where results are truly recognized and rewarded. We offer a fantastic opportunity for you to grow:

  • Professional, international working environment
  • Challenging, rewarding career within a growing company
  • Entrepreneurial culture offering opportunity to learn the business from some of the world’s leading private market specialists
  • Collaborative environment, with on-the-job training and mentorship opportunities
  • Education assistance program
  • Competitive salary with performance-oriented compensation model
  • Lunch allowance
  • One-month sabbatical after every five years of service
  • Fun office and team events, including volunteer opportunities to connect with and help our local communities

At Partners Group, we thrive on new ideas for the benefit of our clients, our employees, and our community.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and support diversity of perspectives. Our working environment is humble, inclusive, and transparent, and the structure of the firm is flat.

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