METRO is a leading international specialist in foodwholesale.
We’repassionate about food and hospitality.
Doingmore for business passionate people. This is what makes us get out of bed everymorning.
METRO is a partner of many small and mid-sized independent companies. Theirsuccess is our focus. We have made it our goal to lift the food and hospitalitysector to a new level and to take advantage of the unique opportunity that thecomprehensive digitization of the industry presents both for our customers,who can transform their business for long-term prosperity, and for us.
Byaccompanying them on this path, we can foster customer loyalty and tap additionaleconomic potential. Our vision : to deliver sustainable solutions with superioradded economic value for independent entrepreneurs.
As a platform, we are working jointly with diverse market players to settomorrow’s standards : for absolute customer focus, practice-oriented digitalsolutions and sustainable business models.
The foundation for this is our profitable wholesale segment, which isoriented to business customers and enjoys stable growth rates because thecore of our business is our trusting relationship with our some 16 millioncustomers in 34 countries.
We see ourselves as a relationship company.
Associate M&A(m / f / d)
Are you thinking about making the transition to theprincipal side of the M&A business?
Then we would like to get to know you and want you tohave the opportunity to get to know our team.
METRO is currently reshaping and transforming itsbusiness, creating a broad set of opportunities and tackling variouschallenges.
You will join a company focused on the exciting andhigh growth world of the gastronomy and convenience store segments. Inaddition, the digitalization of our business and the build-up of digitalbusinesses will have a significant impact on how we shape our future.
Working in our M&A team,you will be joining a highly experienced and deal-savvy team of professionals,with a strong reputation and sound track-record in M&A execution.
Thenumber of complex and high profile transactions we’ve concluded in the lastyears is noteworthy. Our team sits in the global headquarters in Düsseldorf andthe proximity to METRO’s senior leadership team provides a strong springboardfor longer term career development.
What we do really matters and makes adifference to the firm. Who we are looking for :
We are looking for an intelligent and eloquent M&Aprofessional. Today, you will be working for an investment bank and / or in anM&A boutique and you might be considering the possibility to transitionyour career to a holistic deal making environment requiring a broader strategicand entrepreneurial mindset.
You should bring with you the fundamental skills andknowledge of deal making and have a genuine interest in following the processfrom strategy definition, over origination of deal opportunities topost-closing activities.
This is a higher sense of engagement andresponsibility than you probably have today, and you should be hungry for thebroader, bigger picture of what you can get done when you really get hands onin end-to-end M&A origination and execution.
We are looking for an analytically strong, positivelyminded individual with an every challenge can be mastered kind of mindset.
Asa team, we work hard, but we want to truly enjoy working with our colleaguesand navigating the storms together. The team values are based on cooperation,trust and transparency.
Due tothe highly visible nature of this team, progression into the broader METROorganization should be on your mid-term agenda, and we have had many of ourcolleagues who joined the M&A team, go on to other managerial functions asthey progress their career with us.METRO AG