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Private Equity Deal Closer (Zug)

Business Department:  Investment Services

Zug, CH

Partners Group is a global private markets investment manager, serving over 900 institutional investors. We have USD 109 billion in assets under management and more than 1,500 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

You will work alongside Partners Group's investment professionals in the transaction closing process for Co-investments, Primary and Secondary transactions across Private Equity, Real Estate and Infrastructure investments. Your main responsibility will be to ensure a seamless closing process. You will maintain the overall view of what is required to bring a transaction to closing, and you will drive and coordinate various related work streams with both internal and external parties. 



  • Work alongside the investment teams in Europe, mainly Switzerland, UK, France and Italy in the investment closing process
  • Manage the overall execution (closing) of transactions by coordinating and monitoring the status of various workstreams across teams and jurisdictions
  • Coordinate the equity funding process including the handling of funds flows and capital calls
  • Liaise with internal and external counsels on various closing-related topics such as the set-up/implementation of acquisition structures, execution of transaction documentation and other deal-specific requirements
  • Create and drive the deal closing steps plan and ensure fulfilment of conditions precedent
  • Coordinate with internal teams' various processes related to the internal set up and execution of the deal
  • Identify and drive improvement opportunities for the team and the overall execution process
What we expect
  • Top academic credentials in business administration, economics, finance and/or law
  • 1-3 years of transactional experience, preferably with exposure to closings of private markets transactions
  • Experience in private markets/financial services industry or consulting. Previous experience at private equity firm, law firm, advisory firm or similar is valued
  • Excellent project management and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong quantitative and qualitative skills
  • Entrepreneurial, driven and proactive mindset 
  • Strong desire to learn and succeed
  • Proficiency in English
  • Clear career vision: understanding of the firm’s business and industry

What we offer

  • Growth-oriented entrepreneurial culture with significant leadership opportunities
  • Exposure to the entire investment process and wide range of stakeholders
  • Dynamic international working environment
  • Learn the business from some of the world's leading private markets experts
  • Challenging career path with long-term career potential
  • Competitive salary with performance-related compensation mode



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