Student Support – Risk Management in Private Equity 60-100%

Industry Branch
Banken / Finanzinstitute
Work Load

Our PE Risk Management team is looking for a hands-on student to start as soon as possible and who can commit to this role for at least 2 years. This role is designed to be a full-time role during the semester break and will offer flexibility during studies with ideally three working days per week and some time off during exam phase. The successful candidate will support with the following tasks:

  • Taking care of the investment appetite/allocation process together with the Risk team;
  • Supporting the Investment Committee process as needed incl. writing minutes and performing pre-execution checks on investments;
  • Conducting risk reviews for various portfolios and single investments;
  • Monitoring of side letter requirements, investments and portfolios;
  • Participating in various risk projects: new tools, specifications, user tests, data queries;
  • Managing of internal and external risk-related requests, contributing to DDQs and presentations.



  • Pursuing a Bachelor or beginning of Master degree in business, economics, finance, quantitative studies, accounting or similar subject;
  • Excellent command of MS office, in particular Excel;
  • Experience with databases and e.g. SQL would be an advantage
  • Strong verbal and written language skills in English, German is an advantage;
  • Team player, loyal and highly committed with a long term perspective;
  • Reliable and perceptive.

Kindly note: Visa sponsorship is not offered for this role.

Please upload your complete application documents in English: CV, motivation letter, diplomas, transcripts of your degree(s) and your reference letters.



  • Home Office: after the successful probation period you will meet your colleagues three days in the office and have the option to work two days a week in the home office in Switzerland. Additionally you get a Home Office allowance;
  • We have flexible working hours and you can structure your working hours according to operational requirements;
  • A diverse culture full of mutual respect, teamwork and appreciation awaits you at LGT Capital Partners – we‘re all working hard but with us you can really generate an impact;
  • We‘re proud to be owned by the Princely family of Liechtenstein and our successful company  is greatly inspired by their entrepreneurial attitude;
  • Commitment to ESG: our thinking is characterized through the Princely Family by a long term perspective. Sustainability is key - we act accordingly in business and private life since 2002.
Work Place
Pfäffikon SZ
Work Postcode