Gå til innhold

Oppdragsgiver
Lakers Holding AB

Sted
Nydalen

Stilling
Head of M&A

Stillingstype
Fast

Kontaktperson

Head of M&A to an Exciting PE Owned Growth Company

Lakers Group is the leading independent water pump service company in the Nordic region.

Lakers Group was founded in 2016 and headquartered in Oslo. Lakers is a Nordic group active in aftermarket services in the water and wastewater industry. It offers maintenance, service, development and technical consultancy for pumps, pumping stations, electrical motors and related components. The company has 400 employees across Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Germany and the United Kingdom. For Lakers Group, growth through M&A is an integral part of the strategy, it has made more than 25 acquisitions since its inception and the pace will be further accelerated in the years to come. This year Lakers made its first acquisitions in Germany and the UK, from earlier being a solely Nordic company.

Lakers have recently committed to a set of environmental, social and governance goals. Among the social targets, they aim to work towards a more equal workforce in their organization. Lakers’ primary climate goal is to decrease their impact green house gas emissions. Specifically, they aim to increase their share of renewable energy sources with the long-term ambition for all facilities to use 100% renewable electricity. The goals will be tracked and reported in an annual Sustainability Report.

We will continue the growth in Northern Europe and have great ambitions for the years ahead. As a result of our growth ambitions and organizational changes, we are currently seeking a commercial Head of M&A to lead the transaction activities in close cooperation with our CEO and CFO. Head of M&A will have a key role in mapping, evaluating and completing transactions of relevant acquisition candidates, and the right candidate must therefore enjoy working in a wide role. The role will report directly to the CEO and be a part of the Management Team. 

Main responsibilities and tasks:

  • Lead and coordinate the company’s M&A-activities in close cooperation with the CEO and CFO
  • Identify, build, analyse and evaluate relevant acquisition opportunities
  • Produce financial analysis and valuations and prepare information material and presentations for transaction processes
  • Develop and maintain financial models
  • Have a central role in negotiations and coordinate financial, legal and operational due diligence
  • Contribute to business development processes
  • Ad hoc projects

Qualifications:
  • Higher education with strong academic results
  • Minimum seven years' professional experience, with at least two years' experience with M&A activities, for example from investment banking, a transactions department from a leading professional services firm or a similar role in a larger company
  • High analytical capacity and an advanced Excel and PowerPoint user
  • Relevant industry experience and network within our industry is considered an advantage
  • High proficiency in Norwegian or Swedish and English, both written and oral. German is also considered an advantage, but not required
  • Strong ability to build relationships and deal with different types of people

Personal skills:
We are looking for someone with an entrepreneurial spirit who is not afraid to enter into dialogue with potential acquisition candidates. As an employee at Lakers, you must enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and be able to juggle multiple tasks as once. You consider yourself a person who carries out what you have started, and you have a flair for business. You enjoy working in a team, but you are also independent and see yourself as someone who naturally initiates. It is important for you to deliver quality in your work, but you are also efficient and able to prioritize. The role will work closely with both local entrepreneurs and with our main owner, so it is important that you have good social skills and ability to navigate in different environments. 

We offer:
We offer challenging and varied tasks in a large northern Group Company with a high activity level and a good work environment. The right candidate will be an important contributor to the development of the Group. We offer competitive terms and offices in Nydalen, but are open to consider Stockholm or Berlin as location as well. As a member of the Management Team, the candidate will also be given the opportunity to take part in an attractive investment programme and therefore receive a potential upside through the value creation under Summa Equity’s ownership period. 

The role will require some travelling. 

Sustainability has always been at the core of our business and strategy. We conduct our business in a way that aims to have a net positive impact on society and the environment, and our purpose is Making Water Work.


Virker dette interessant ber vi deg, i henhold til GDPR, søke via www.financepeople.no, og ikke direkte på mail til oppgitt kontaktperson. Ved spørsmål kan du kontakte Finance People ved John Ola Solheim på mobil 909 91 137 eller på john.ola.solheim@financepeople.no. 



Flere stillinger

Accounting Manager

Compass Group Norge AS — Sted: Drengsrud i Asker

Treasury Controller

Recover AS — Sted: Haugenstua, Oslo Nord

Konsernregnskapssjef

Statkraft Mer Holding AS — Sted: Kjøita

Regnskapssjef

Kistefos AS — Sted: Aker Brygge

Business Controller

Red Bull Norway AS — Sted: Oslo sentrum

Business Controller

Plantasjen Group AS — Sted: Skjetten/Hvam nord for Oslo

Director Group Accounting & reporting

For kunde — Sted: Oslo

Group Financial Controller

Inviso AS — Sted: Oslo sentrum

Group Financial Controller

Argeo AS — Sted: Hvalstad in Asker

Regnskapssjef

AS Sigurd Hesselberg — Sted: Bulk Næringspark Lindeberg i Lillestrøm kommune

Business Controller

Cramo AS — Sted: Alnabru

Finance Manager

Aspit AS — Sted: Lysaker

Head of Performance Management

Recover AS — Sted: Haugenstua

Business Controller

PRA Group Europe AS — Sted: Bjørvika

Financial Controller

Saferoad AS — Sted: Ryen

Management for hire/Controller - Engasjement

FinancePeople AS — Sted: Oslo og omegn

Group Controller

B2Holding AS — Sted: Oslo sentrum

Group Internal Control and Audit Manager

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean AS — Sted: Lysaker

Konsernregnskapssjef

Recover AS — Sted: Haugenstua

Finance Director

Pharmaq AS — Sted: Skøyen

Head of Strategy & Investment Manager

Bulk Infrastructure Group AS — Sted: Oslo

Business Manager

NRP Procurator AS — Sted: Oslo sentrum

Investment Analyst

Kistefos AS — Sted: Aker Brygge

CFO

Norwegian Crystals AS — Sted: Aker Brygge

VP Investor Relations

Autostore AS — Sted: Lysaker

Regnskapssjef

Frøiland Bygg Skade AS — Sted: Sandvika i Bærum

Business Manager

NRP Procurator AS — Sted: Oslo sentrum

Rådgiver

DnR Kompetanse AS — Sted: Solli Plass, Oslo

Regnskapscontroller

GlobalConnect AS — Sted: Fornebu

Business Controller

Orkla Confectionery & Snacks Norge AS — Sted: Skøyen

Økonomer

FinancePeople AS — Sted: Oslo

Accountant

00Nation — Sted: Oslo

Økonomidirektør

Ark Bokhandel AS — Sted: Oslo

Group Controller

Asset Buyout Partners AS — Sted: Oslo

Accounting Manager

Oda Norway AS — Sted: Nydalen

Regnskapssjef

BAMA Gruppen AS — Sted: Alnabru

Controller

Avantor AS — Sted: Nydalen

Regnskapscontroller

Belships ASA — Sted: Lilleaker

Group Business Controller

Konstel AS — Sted: Lierskogen

Head of M&A

Lakers Holding AB — Sted: Nydalen

Financial Controller

Deepocean Norway AS — Sted: Solli Plass

CFO

Techstep ASA — Sted: Oslo

Daglig leder

Oslo Finans AS — Sted: Oslo sentrum

Regnskapssjef

Malling & Co Forvaltning AS — Sted: Vika

Junior Controller

Link Mobility Group ASA — Sted: Oslo City Centre

Økonomi Controller

Nordr Norge AS — Sted: Fornebu

CFO

Fell Technology AS — Sted: Skøyen

Compliance Manager

Toluma AS — Sted: Lysaker

Konsernregnskapssjef

The Feelgood Company AS — Sted: Oslo Sentrum