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Senior Transaction Manager (100%) Real Estate Corporate Finance / M&A in Geneva

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​Lynda Ahui

Role Objectives
Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE: JLL) is a financial and professional services firm specializing in commercial real estate advisory and investment management.
With 78,000 employees and 280 corporate offices worldwide, JLL serves the local, regional and global real estate needs of corporates and investors in more than 80 countries. JLL is a member of the Fortune 500 and has a market capitalization of approx. USD 5.9 billion.
​In Switzerland, JLL is present with offices in Zurich and Geneva. Its experienced Swiss real estate advisory team provides specialist services for real estate companies, property owners and investors in four main business lines: Transaction Management & Corporate Finance, Real Estate Valuation & Strategic Advisory, Letting & Tenant Representation as well as Project Management for property developments.
For our Transaction Management & Corporate Finance Team, we are looking for a motivated and dynamic full time Senior Transaction Manager located in Geneva.
As Senior Transaction Manger you will manage and execute transactions from A-Z as "deal captain" in the French-speaking part of Switzerland and work closely together with our team in Zurich:
  • Analysis and valuation of real estate assets including financial modelling of investment cases.
  • Preparing and presenting pitches.
  • Sale of investment properties, real estate portfolios, land and development projects (asset deals) as well as sale of property companies (M&A share deals).
  • Structuring, preparation and execution of sale-and-leaseback transactions.
  • Financial advisory services (debt & equity).
  • Buy-side advisory and commercial due diligence support.
Required Qualifications
  • The ideal candidate has at least four years of professional best-practice experience in the corporate finance industry with a focus on real estate transactions or real estate related corporate transactions (M&A, PE).
  • Master degree in business, finance, accounting or engineering; advanced degrees (e.g. CFA, CAIA) are an advantage.
  • French native speaker, fluent in English; German is a plus.


Key Competences

  • Smartness.
  • High interest in capital markets, investments and real estate related topics.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work effectively and independently.
  • Strong organizational, leadership and interpersonal skills with an outgoing manner.
  • Superior written and oral communication skills.
  • Desire to work within a diverse, collaborative, and driven professional environment.
  • Self-starter with passion for excellence.


Our Offering

  • Opportunity to be part of a growing professional transaction management team in the French-speaking part of Switzerland.
  • A team-oriented and entrepreneurial culture.
  • An organization where personal initiative is encouraged and rewarded.
  • Competitive compensation.
  • Starting in Q1 2018 or by agreement.

Please send your electronic application with your CV and letter of motivation latest by 15 November 2017 to:

Jones Lang LaSalle, Ms. Lynda Ahui, Tel.: +41 (0) 22 839 73 73, E-Mail: