Private Equity Associate

Newark, NJ Job ID: 10533 Job Category: Consumer Products

Job ID: EB-1170402493
Category: Private Equity
Location: Boca Raton, FL

Timing: Immediate

Our client is a private equity firm that just raised over $4 billion to invest in the next generation of digital infrastructure. The firm invests in the mobile and internet infrastructure landscape worldwide, including macro cell towers, data centers, small cell networks, and fiber networks. The firm’s investments help meet the demand for digital infrastructure capacity which is driven by growth in mobile data and video consumption, and the mega-trends of cloud computing, big data analysis, IT outsourcing and e-commerce.

The firm is seeking an Associate investment professional to join the firm’s South Florida office. Associates are an integral part of the firm’s transaction teams and are involved in all aspects of originating and executing transactions, monitoring portfolio companies and evaluating follow-on transactions and exit opportunities.

Associates are primarily responsible for the following:

• Financial modeling and analysis
• Company valuation
• Conducting primary corporate and industry research
• Conducting company due diligence
• Creating presentation materials for the firm’s investors and investment committee
• Ongoing monitoring of operating and financial results of portfolio companies
• Assisting portfolio companies with developing and executing strategic growth initiatives

Specifically, Associates play an integral role in the forecasting of operating results and financial returns for new investments. Associates are expected to think with an investor’s mentality and will play a critical role in identifying key opportunities and diligence items in new investments. Associates are expected to perform detailed financial analysis and condense large amounts of data into logical, thoughtful reports. Additionally, Associates frequently interact with investors, lenders, third party advisors, senior partners of client, and senior management of acquisition targets and portfolio companies.