What questions are consultants at Vadestra faced with?
A private equity firm is considering an add-on acquisition for its portfolio platform company
Is the target firm a good fit for the portfolio company?
How would you go about finding the answers? As consultants at Vadestra, we face these questions every day. Let us hear your methodology.
We help management teams and investment professionals make informed decisions in critical strategic crossroads. At Vadestra, you will find opportunities to grow your toolbox, ensuring continuous long-term development throughout your career. You will constantly be faced with new and complex challenges that directly influence key decisions for our clients’ businesses, in a broad spectrum of industries and sectors.
About the Role
As a consultant, you will work together with the team to support Vadestra’s clients as well as taking part in developing Vadestra. Your responsibility will be to e.g. build market understanding through interviews with customers or experts, map clients’ competitive landscapes by analyzing companies’ positions and financial performances, estimate market development through modelling and create clear and insightful presentations. Within a short period of time you are expected to have grown into a project manager role.
We believe you value:
Being part of a driven, entrepreneurial and non-hierarchical team
Freedom and independence in delivering results
A genuine interest in others and the ability to spread energy around you
An opportunity to work with senior managements and investors across various industries
A steep learning curve and an opportunity to participate in developing a consulting business further
What we look for in a candidate:
Minimum 1 year of strategic or financial advisory or business development
High integrity and ability to express your point of view
Strong drive, high level of ambition and strong academic track record
Passion for business strategy and entrepreneurship
Ability to co-operate with both co-workers and client staff
Taking pride in delivering on time in full
An open and creative mindset
Degree: B.Sc./M.Sc./M.B.A. within engineering, business or management
High proficiency in Swedish and English in written and oral form