JOB PURPOSE / ROLE
The Global Private Debt / Accounting Expert has a key role in implementing the alternative asset strategy for the Allianz investment portfolios.
As part of the accounting / structuring team of AIM, you are responsible for developing innovative accounting solutions for private debt transactions (e.
g. infrastructure and real estate financing, middle market lending, distressed debt). As such, you closely cooperate with our colleagues within the global AIM network as well as our internal and external asset managers.
Contribute to the set-up of complex and large sized private debt investment transactions, in close collaboration with the AIM Private Debt Strategy team.
Actively propose new ideas for structuring of private debt investments (e.g. design of cash flow related terms and conditions and other loan features).
Provide accounting advice in the sourcing and run phase of alternative debt investments.
Closely interact with asset managers to optimize the set-up of new investment vehicles.
Act as central point of contact for all investment related accounting topics for the global and local Investment Strategy teams in Allianz Group.
Analyze the strategic implications of IFRS 9 for the Allianz investment portfolios.
Present private debt and accounting topics to senior management.
KEY REQUIREMENTS / SKILLS / EXPERIENCE
Excellent university degree in business administration or economics
Additional qualifications beneficial (MBA, CFA)
Fluency in English written and spoken; knowledge of German is a plus
Highly advanced knowledge in MS Office
First professional experience is a plus
Strong team player and the ability to manage a complex environment
Excellent analytical skills
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, ability to present to senior management
Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
Job start : 2nd half of 2019