Head of M&A Consumer & Industrials (f/m/x)

Our M&A Consumer & Industrials Team is currently looking for an Executive Director to head the team in origination and execution of M&A transactions and related corporate finance advisory projects and manage its development.  

#full-time (38.5 h/week)
#Office based in 1030 Vienna
#working from home possible

Your main objectives
  • Head and organize the team’s origination and execution of M&A and related corporate finance advisory mandates across in Europe, but in particular the DACH Region, CEE and CIS
  • Focus on developing new client relationships and mandates
  • Day-to-day operational management of the team
  • Focus on client relationship management and mandate origination
  • Co-ordination of / co-operation with the corporate banking and Investment Banking colleagues in Vienna HQs, and the M&A/corporate finance teams of local Raiffeisen network banks throughout the region
  • Instructing / training and developing skills of junior team members
  • Travelling throughout the region out of Vienna to cover clients

Your skills
  • At least 12 years of experience in the M&A department of an international investment bank, corporate strategic development department, or management consultancy
  • Proven proficiency in all key elements of M&A advisory, e.g. modelling and valuation skills, excellent analytical skills, ability to develop origination ideas from scratch to completed presentation materials, etc.
  • Track record of originating M&A and corporate finance related transactions on the European stage, especially the DACH region, CEE and CIS
  • Ready network of contacts in these regions which may be accessed for new business opportunities in the relevant industry sectors
  • Fluency in English and German. Advanced level of an Eastern European language (preferably Polish, Czech or Romanian) is welcome
  • Self-starter with a track record of having successfully developed and managed a team
  • Communication skills and inter-personal skills
  • Enjoys and is committed to being a team player, and sharing in its overall success

What we offer
  • Flexible working hours and home office options to find a good work-life balance within your team 
  • Meaningful career opportunities to develop professionally and personally 
  • Learning as part of our DNA and culture 
  • Salary account and credit card free of charge  
  • Family-friendly benefits, such as family and child allowances, company kindergarten, part-time arrangements and much more!  
  • Easy travel with a paid job ticket or subsidy of annual ticket for public transportation  
  • Healthy, tasty, and subsidized canteen 
  • Staying fit with diverse sports offerings and being inspired by cultural events  
  • Saving in daily life with vouchers and discounts  
  • A competitive salary starting at EUR 110.000 gross p.a. including overtime

You’d like to know what else we offer to our colleagues? Watch the video and have a look at some of our benefits on our careers page. 
We are a leading bank in Austria and Central and Eastern Europe – what got us here, are our talented people. From the moment you join RBI, you will notice our commitment to creating a working environment where everyone can thrive. Diversity and inclusion are essential components of our vision and mission and are reflected in our values: collaboration, proactivity, learning and responsibility. Our shared mission is to provide a superior experience for our customers.  
Please address your motivation letter to Monique Heinrichs. 
We are looking forward to receiving your online application!