Our client is a leading credit-oriented investment fund focused on direct lending out of a newly raised ~$400mm fund. They invest unitranche, second lien, mezzanine, preferred equity and equity co-investments in lower middle market businesses in a variety of industries across the economy for Private Equity Sponsored, Independent Sponsored, and Non-Sponsored businesses. Investments range between $10 million and $50 million each.
The firm is looking to hire a pre-MBA associate for their office in New York.
The Associate will be expected to hit the ground running from day one in analyzing, structuring and supporting all stages of the underwriting, deal execution and portfolio management processes. As such, the Associate must have a record of high-achievement, superior maturity, integrity and the highest level of professionalism.
The successful candidate will have 1-2 years of experience from investment banking (preferably from a Leveraged Finance group), cash flow lending group of a commercial bank, or from another private credit fund with a relevant focus.
Top quantitative and modeling skills are essential.