Strategy and Corporate Development

Investment associate - US private equity fund - investment banker or strategy consultant sought

Our client is a top US mid market private equity fund. They have one of the best names in the market, and take control positions within growth, mid market companies. They invest across all industry sectors and are a generalist fund. They are now looking to add an Investment Associate to their team, to work on the orgination and execution of investments for the fund. The position will also involve considerable portfolio work. Day to day, you will work on meeting companies, writing investment cases, valuing deals and structuring transactions. You can expect to work on the whole investment process from beginning to end, and then work closely with portfolio companies to assist them with their strategic ambitions. The succcessful candidate will have a background as follows: - 3rd year analyst to Associate level from another private equity group - 3rd year analyst to Associate level from a tier one investment bank such as Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley or JP Morgan or advisor like Moelis, Evercore, Lazard - Strategy consultant from one of the top strategy consulting firms such as McKinsey, Bain, BCG, LEK, Strrategy&, Oliver Wyman - highly ranked in your year