An emerging credit opportunity fund, focused on non-sponsor middle market direct lending, privately negotiated special situations credit and opportunistic equity investments, would like to hire an Associate for their rapidly growing team. Associates will have a broad mandate and significant role in executing transactions through all phases of the investment process. Transactions will offer a broad set of origination opportunities including cash flow based direct lending, special situation credit, non-sponsored and sponsored transactions, structured preferred equity investments, and value oriented for control private equity. The Associate will work in small deal teams and report to VPs and MDs directly. Associates will take a leading role in all aspects of transactions and present to the Investment Committee.
Candidates should have 1-3 years of relevant experience including investment banking, private debt, private equity, or structured credit. Candidates should have strong financial modeling skills and have outstanding written and verbal communication ability. The fund has a team-oriented culture and candidates should be comfortable working closely with others. Candidates need strong academic credentials including excellent GPA and test scores from a major institution. This is a career track role with no MBA requirement. Qualified candidates may forward a resume, along with GPA and SAT (broken out) / ACT scores, to our website. All inquiries will be treated confidentially.