PRIVATE MARKETS - Financial Analyst Program

Zug, CH
17 October | Position with re­spon­si­bil­i­ties | 100%

PRIVATE MARKETS - Financial Analyst Program

PRIVATE MARKETS - Financial Analyst Program

Business Department:  Financial Analyst Program Location: 

Zug, CH

Partners Group is a global private markets investment manager, serving over 1,000 institutional investors. We have USD 119 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

The Partners Group Analyst Program is a unique opportunity for recent university graduates with top credentials to launch an exciting and challenging career with a world-leading private markets manager. It is a comprehensive multi-year program designed to equip successful applicants with the financial and analytical skills required to succeed in private markets investing through a mixture of teaching and on-the-job experience. Successful completion of the Program will lead to a permanent position within the firm.


The class of 2022 will start on 1 August 2022 based in Zug, Switzerland.


What we expect

  • Outstanding academic credentials: The Program is open to final year undergraduate and graduate level students who have achieved top marks in their discipline. We will accept candidates from any field of study, as long as they can demonstrate a genuine interest in private markets

  • A great story: We are especially interested in individuals with compelling life and work experiences

  • A long-term perspective: Private markets investments are long-term in nature and we build our teams with professionals who are focused on taking responsibility for investment outcomes over the long-run

  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills: Our business language is English; additional languages are highly valued.

  • Strong analytical capabilities: Investing in private markets requires professionals who can quickly and comprehensively learn and master new skills, with an emphasis on quantitative and analytical capabilities

  • Energy and passion: We want professionals who are ready to work hard and positively contribute to our culture and our success

  • Limited working experience: We consider profiles of candidates with up to 1 year of relevant working experience and internships

  • A strong work ethic and a professional demeanor


What we offer

  • Comprehensive private markets investment training leading to a permanent position with the firm: Following completion of the Partners Group Analyst Program, analysts can expect to be equipped for a successful career in the private markets investment industry, a growing segment of the asset management industry

  • On-the-job exposure across a wide range of industries, geographies and live investment execution: Program participants will rotate in investment departments across the four asset classes (private equity, private debt, private real estate and private infrastructure during the course of the Program. They will gain exposure to all the steps of a private markets transaction – from investment sourcing, assessment and due diligence; closing and managing the portfolio assets and exiting investments

  • Regular mentoring from an experienced manager in the investment team and continuous exposure to senior members of the firm through the course of training and business activities

  • The opportunity to be part of a dynamic and diverse work environment in a growing company where your contribution matters: Partners Group is proud to do things differently. The Partners Group Analyst Program offers an outstanding level of hands on responsibility for graduates and the program members will regularly interact and work with employees from each of our 20 global offices

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