Merger & Acquisition Analyst / Associate

Job description


Do you want to build unique competencies and a rewarding career in one of the leading M&A advisories for technology companies in Europe?

BearingPoint Capital is looking for Analysts & Associates to join our global M&A team in Amsterdam.

As part of BearingPoint Capital you will get the chance to acquire competencies and skills through a wide variety of challenging M&A projects for top-tier clients. Our focus is M&A advisory aimed at companies where technology is focal to their strategy. You will become a part of a highly skilled and driven team and be able to work on both local and international engagements.


Your primary tasks will include:

  • Gain a deep understanding of IT strategy, architecture, infrastructure and key organizational drivers that help influence excellence in IT
  • Work across multiple industries on short, intensive projects that will give you the tools to understand how technology drives value at companies
  • Organize and participate in client meetings
  • Assist in developing and executing BearingPoint’s firmwide M&A strategy
  • Opportunity to work across technology due diligence and deal advisory


We are looking for top performing individuals with the following characteristics and background:

  • 0-3 years of relevant experience (entry level will be based on relevant experience)
  • Master’s or bachelor’s degree with an outstanding academic record from leading universities
  • Prior experience or education in technology- or engineering-specific subjects
  • Demonstrated interest in the intersection between M&A, strategy and technology
  • Ability to present confidently to Executive Management and Boards of Directors
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Willingness to travel as required
  • Fluency in English

For the right candidate, we can offer:

  • Exciting career prospects with possibilities to learn and grow as fast as you can handle
  • Exposure to the development and execution of our firmwide M&A strategy, including venture investments
  • Exposure to both our technology due diligence and deal advisory work streams
  • Collaboration with top-tier clients, including leading Private Equity firms, family offices and strategic investors
  • Highly competent and down to earth colleagues
  • An informal and “easy to work with” culture
  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Office in Amsterdam

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About BearingPoint Capital

BearingPoint Capital is an independent business unit part of the global management consultancy BearingPoint. Capital is a smaller, global team that delivers M&A advisory services on both the sell-side and buy-side in transactions. Our service offerings include M&A strategy consulting, commercial and technological due diligence. In addition to M&A advisory, Capital is responsible for managing BearingPoint's own corporate portfolio, as well as our investments in Ventures.

BearingPoint Capital draws on BearingPoint’s global consultancy network – with more than 10,000 employees helping leading companies in more than 75 countries achieve measurable and lasting success.