Private Equity, Fund of Funds and Secondaries


Associate Director (VP equivalent) Credit Investments - major fund

We are now working with a global investments group, managing in excess of £100 billion globally They are now looking for an AD / VP level professional to join their Credit Investments Team, who will focus on investments in leveraged loans, high yield bonds, investment and subinvestment grade debt and other credits. The role Key member of credit investment team focused on investing in loans, bonds and other debt instruments Conduct independent, fundamental credit research on a single name or portfolio basis • Create historical and projected financial models, analyze key financial and operational metric • Provide both top-down and bottom-up valuations of Credit and Credit-related products • Analyze, negotiate, and conduct valuation and due diligence exercise, structure and capture principle investment opportunities and co-investment opportunities in the Credit space • Provide direction to junior investment professionals that includes technical, commercial, legal and financial expertise; • Manage current portfolio investments in the Credit group as needed; • Produce and communicate internal reports, investment memos, and proposals for internal review and investment decisions; • They would like to meet people with a background as follows: VP/ AD/ Senior Associate level experience in Credit Research, Investment Banking, or Asset Management; Exposure to buy-side a plus (typically would be credit fund, private equity or prop desk of a major investment bank focusing on direct lending, special situations, etc) Driven, committed, curious, technically-strong, team player, and able to take initiatives Excellent academic qualifications; Keen analytical skills and the ability to quickly discern any qualitative and quantitative synergies of a potential investment/ trade;