Associate Director Structured Acquisition Finance MidCorporates (SAF MC)

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The SAF MC team, serves Private Equity clients with the optimal acquisition financing structure, based on extensive analysis.

As Associate Director, you are responsible for complex acquisition financing structures both on the substance and analysis of the transaction as on a commercial level. As deal principal you are in charge of ensuring we come to the optimal credit structure for our private equity clients. As part of this process you liaise with many different stakeholders: within ING with the Risk department and other financing teams, as well as outside ING with private equity parties, entrepreneurs and other banks. The short cyclical nature of the transactions and the sector-wide focus of the department ensures a dynamic environment in which you will learn a lot about different customers and industries. As an Associate Director in the team, you are also a representative of SAF MC in the market towards Corporate Finance and Debt Advisors, and naturally you help shape commercial activities for the SAF MC Private Equity network.

Your work environment

As Associate Director Structured Acquisition Finance Mid Corporates, you work in a self-managing team of approximately 20 specialists, from ING's head office in Amsterdam. You are the point of contact for private equity parties and you help this customer group to realize their ambitions. We work in a customer-oriented way and our aim is to continuously exceed the expectations of our clients. At SAF MC you have the opportunity to work in small deal teams of 2 to 3 people in an informal working environment, where you are in charge and have full responsibility.

Development and growth

Your personal growth and development are our priority, where we provide challenging work with many opportunities to realize your ambitions. But we also expect you to take initiative yourself and to keep yourself informed of current developments in your field of expertise.

We are looking for: a driven, customer-oriented Associate Director with strong social and commercial skills

You are creative and you have strong analytical and commercial skills. In addition, you have the personality and skills to maintain direct contact with customers and other stakeholders at different levels and thus make transactions a success. In addition, you can provide motivational leadership to your deal team, you cope well with deadlines and stress and you tackle challenges.


• You have a university degree;

• You have at least 7 years of relevant work experience in financial services;

• You have in-depth knowledge of complex financing structures, including acquisition financing;

• You have broad knowledge of products in the field of Commercial Finance, Lease and Financial Markets;

• You are well aware of alternative forms of financing (e.g. direct lending and mezzanine);

• You have experience in structuring transactions together with other departments/parties;

• You have experience with requesting customer information, with conducting business and financial analyses, with making credit applications and you can work well with complex financial models in Excel;

• You have experience in analyzing due diligence reports and drafting term sheets and complex loan documentation (LMA);

• You have experience in negotiating term sheets and complex loan documentation;

• You have an excellent command of the Dutch and English language, both verbally and in writing.

Rewards & benefits

Rewards and benefits

We want to make sure that it’s possible for you to strike the right balance between your career and your private life. You can find out more about our employment conditions at

The benefits of working with us at ING include:

• A salary tailored to your qualities and experience

• 24-27 vacation days depending on contract

• Pension scheme

• 13th month salary

• Individual Savings Contribution (BIS), 3.5% of your gross annual salary

• 8% Holiday payment

• Personal growth and challenging work with endless possibilities

• An informal working environment with innovative colleagues

• Work Agile, so new ideas come to life faster


Contact Christiaan Westers (, +31613586537) for more information about this role. Want to apply directly? Please upload your CV and motivation letter by clicking the “Apply” button.

About us

With 57,000 employees and operations in approximately 40 countries, there is no shortage of opportunities for people with initiative who want to help people take a step ahead in life and in business. Do you want to work at the cutting edge of what’s possible and at the same time ensure you work with integrity and hold the customer’s interests at heart? Do you want to be surrounded by progressive, inspiring, diverse and supportive colleagues? Then there is no better place to invest your talents than at ING. Join us. Apply today.

Vacature informatie

Organisatie: ING

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: WO

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