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M&A Specialist

Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF105000 - CHF115000
Date added
1 July, 2022

Job Description

We’re currently looking for an M&A Specialist on behalf of our client, a global manufacturing business in the biotechnology sector.

This is a great opportunity for someone with two to four years’ experience, coming from an investment banking or Big 4 M&A environment, looking to make the transition and gain experience in a corporate environment.

M&A Specialist - Basel, Switzerland

As an M&A Specialist, you will be joining a passionate and driven team with a global scope and exposure to a broad range projects. 

This is a 360-degree role, with high exposure across the business and excellent future progression and development potential.

As an M&A Specialist, your role will include:

  • Origination of mergers and acquisition targets, including initial assessment of potential opportunities
  • Developing business cases and financial modelling of potential acquisitions, joint ventures and divestitures
  • Involvement in the due diligence process
  • Support the project management of project teams, including both internal stakeholders and external advisors
  • Assist with the planning process for post-merger integration
  • Ensure corporate policies and governance are adhered to

Skills required:

  • Minimum degree level qualification in related subject - additional qualifications, such as CPA, CFA, etc., would be highly desirable
  • 2-4 years’ experience within a reputable investment bank or Big 4 M&A team
  • Ideally, you will have spent time living or working in more than one country
  • Strong analytical skills, strong social and negotiation skills
  • Full fluency in English is essential - additional language skills are desirable
  • A driven and passionate approach to work


If you are interested in applying for this M&A Specialist role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Meriel in our Zug office on +41 41 588 1870