Location: Munich, Germany
Date Posted: Feb 9, 2024
Companies, investors and government entities around the world turn to Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) for leadership, action and results. Privately held since its founding in 1983, A&M is a global leading professional services firm that provides advisory, business performance improvement and turnaround management services.
With over 8000 people across 5 continents and based in 70 locations, we deliver excellent results for corporates, boards, private equity firms, law firms and government agencies facing complex challenges. Our senior leaders and their teams leverage A&M’s restructuring heritage to help companies act decisively, catapult growth and accelerate results.
Our non-hierarchical, hands-on-approach, small expert teams and an international focus are characterizing for A&M.
Our German Office is rapidly growing and therefore we are looking for a Team Assistant (m/f/d) to join our Private Equity Performance Improvement (PEPI) and Restructuring team in Munich; someone who has demonstrated strong analytical and administrative skills, enjoys helping others, takes ownership of their work, is solution orientated and strives working with an ever-changing, international environment.
The right candidate (m/f/d) will have experience in dealing with busy professionals working across Europe with tight deadlines; being one step ahead of their team’s needs and understanding the importance of building relationships with clients and their teams. The role requires someone who is personable, friendly, flexible and confident. You will be primarily responsible for supporting Managing Directors and the wider team.
Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Supporting the Managing Director team of your Business Units in their daily business
Scheduling and organizing meetings and conference calls (internal and external)
Maintaining and coordinating calendars on an adhoc basis
Setting up projects
Processing of incoming invoices and raising client invoices
Preparing time and expense reports
Coordinating travel plans, hotels and car service
Organizing internal & external events, incl. administration of meeting rooms
At least 2-3 years of working experience in a comparable position
High level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential information
Interact and communicate with all levels of the organization
Experience working with senior clients
Multi-task in a fast-paced environment; constantly prioritize/ reassess tasks
Work independently and within a team
Be pro-active and involved in executive business dealings
Build a network (internal and external)
Excellent oral and written communication skills, fluent in German and English
Proficient in MS-Office
Detail-oriented organizational talent
If you want to be part of A&M’s success story and would like to grow in a dynamic environment, we are looking forward to your application.
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