Talent Network – Fixed Term Contract
The BGF Talent Network team is seeking an experienced individual to join them on a one-year fixed contract. The BGF Talent Network is at the very core of BGF and is a key part of BGF’s value-add proposition, contributing at every stage of the Investment process: origination, execution, portfolio and ultimate exit. The role is varied and dynamic working alongside the Investment team and wider business at all levels. The role is to focus specifically on the transaction specialism of the Talent Network.
What to expect:
Oversight of all financial diligence (“FDD”) across BGF.
Development and management of a network of Experienced Finance Directors (“the EFD network”) to conduct commercially focused financial diligence on behalf of BGF prior to investment.
Advise across the firm on EFD best practice and regularly monitor the effectiveness of this approach vs. traditional financial due diligence. The EFD network has become a key differentiator for BGF in the market.
Oversight of all commercial diligence (“CDD”) across BGF including managing the relationship with our expert network providers.
Development and management of an experienced network of individuals able to advise BGF on exiting our investments in the portfolio companies.
A minimum of six years’ Corporate Finance or Transaction Services experience from within an advisory firm.
Significant experience of working with and influencing Board level individuals, specifically including Finance Directors.
A strong understanding, and experience, of financial and commercial diligence and the investment process.
Some exposure to private equity clients would be beneficial.