Junior M&A Associate

Copenhagen
M&A
Full time

Marktlink is a committed international M&A specialist with an independent, discrete, and no-nonsense approach. Together with our labels Marktlink Exit-Ready and Marktlink Transaction Services we support entrepreneurs by preparing their business for sale and guide them throughout the entire sales or acquisition process. Our label Marktlink Capital offers entrepreneurs the opportunity to invest in strong private equity and venture capital funds.

Since our start in 1996, entrepreneurs have been our driving force. With a profound market knowledge and a personal approach, we advised many transactions and in doing so we influenced the lives of many.

Published on: 08 march, 2024
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Your goal

Being an M&A Associate is the first career step to becoming a dealmaker. You will work for several deal teams that guide entrepreneurs in buying or selling a company. You are financially and analytically strong, but above all commercially and socially skilled. You will not merely be working on spreadsheets, you will be involved in the entire process and meet clients from day one!

At Marktlink we invest in our talents and reinforce each others strengths. That's why we work in multidisciplinary teams. Through the Marktlink Academy you will be offered multiple trainings in every stage of your career. In addition, learning on the job is essential in mergers and acquisitions and we organise monthly sessions to share knowledge. A healthy work-life balance and informal working atmosphere are very important to us. Every day we have lunch together and then we talk about everything, except work.

Your responsibilities

As an M&A Associate at Marktlink, you can roughly expect the following tasks:
  • Perform business and market analyses;
  • Preparation of valuations and bid books;
  • Getting to know potential buyers and sellers;
  • Approaching new buyers and sellers;
  • Building and maintaining the (Marktlink) network;
  • Drafting financing applications and resolving financing issues;
  • Broad support of the manager during projects.

Your profile

You are sharp, accurate, result oriented, you think on your feet and you like to get things done. Furthermore, we expect you to have the following experience and competences:

  • You have recently completed a university degree in finance or a college degree in combination with a finance-oriented master's degree
  • You are a social and entrepreneurial person who has practical as well as strategic, tactical and commercial insight
  • In addition to strong analytical skills, you are punctual and goal-oriented
  • Demonstrable affinity with the SME segment
  • An eye for personal relationships and excellent communication skills are essential
  • Fluency in both spoken and written Danish and a good command of English is mandatory
In addition to the requirements, we are looking for personality. Who are you? What drives you? What makes you stand out?

Why us?

  • You will receive a competitive salary
  • You will receive the annual Marktlink bonus
  • Unlimited holidays
  • Flexible working hours
  • Continued focus on your career growth
  • An informal, open yet ambitious company culture
Joining our company gives you the opportunity to shape your M&A future. We are eager to get to know you! Send in your application today by submitting your CV, a short cover letter and a video (optional) by using the application button.
Our hiring process
Step 1

Let's connect

Once you've applied, expect our response within five working days.

Step 2

Let’s meet

Discover how you and Marktlink align. Let's chat, be it over a phone call or in person.

Step 3

Let's dive deep

In search of top talent, we evaluate your skills and qualities through a presentation and Talent Motivation Analysis (TMA) to ensure a perfect match.

Step 4

Let's start

After acing the final interview, prepare for the official offer. Exciting times ahead – let's celebrate with some champagne!

Frequently asked questions

Which documents should I include in my application?

Please provide us with your most recent CV, updated motivation and if you really want to shine a video!

Are there any special requirements for working at Marktlink?

For M&A Professionals a finished masters degree in Finance is mandatory. For all the other positions please take a look at the requirements per job.

Does Marktlink offer a relocation package?

Regrettably, we currently do not offer any relocation packages.

Does Marktlink provide IND sponsorship for positions?

Unfortunately, at the moment, Marktlink does not provide IND sponsorship for positions. However, we are actively working on this matter and aim to offer sponsorship opportunities in the near future.