Private Equity Associate

Private Equity Associate Job Summary
The ideal candidate should have an undergraduate degree from a top tier university, be analytically inclined, and possess
2-3 years of relevant experience from a blue chip investment bank or private equity firm. This position requires strong
excel modeling skills, an understanding of financial statements, excellent research and presentation skills, perseverance
and creativity in accessing information, the ability to balance multiple tasks, and the ability to work well in an
entrepreneurial environment.

 

Vanterra is a global private equity and advisory firm founded in 2008. Vanterra manages assets for a diverse base of ultra-high net worth investors and leading institutions and is SEC registered. The Firm establishes specialized investment platforms in partnership with managers or operators that have a unique competitive advantage within specific industries or strategies. The investment approach of Vanterra is two-fold:
 Anchor Fund Investments: Active investments in specialized, sub $500 million dollar private equity funds where Vanterra takes an active role in partnering with the manager and retaining a portion of GP economics.

 Direct Investments: Direct investments in lower middle market companies including (i) co-investments offered by Fund Investments and (ii) lead investments through the proprietary origination network of Vanterra’s principals.

Vanterra is actively raising a consumer and health & wellness fund, which the associate will play an integral role in (see responsibilities below).\

Associate Responsibilities
Responsible for direct investments as well as fund investments:
1. Direct Investments:
 Diligence and execute private equity investment opportunities, primarily in the consumer and health & wellness
space, with additional transactions across various industries
 Creation of research-based industry reports to identify attractive areas of investment opportunity and competitive analyses
 Financial modeling including analysis of financial statements, valuations, returns, and competitive ratios
 Create investment presentations and transactions memos regarding new investment opportunities
 Evaluate and monitor the on-going performance of portfolio company investments
 Maintain deal pipeline to memorialize all screened investment opportunities
2. Fund Investments:
 Screen new private equity funds and participate in introductory as well as diligence meetings
 Maintain deal pipeline to memorialize all screened investment opportunities
 Review Offering Memorandums and keep abreast of fund offerings from private equity managers globally (e.g.,
Prequin, Thomson, relationships, placement agents, other)
 Assist with diligence on fund investment opportunities
 Create investment presentations and transactions memos regarding new investment opportunities

Other roles include:
 Participate in fund raising presentations and marketing
 Reporting of investment and portfolio performance to limited partners
 Take lead on industry and competitive market research
Ideal Candidate Qualities
 2-3 years of top tier investment banking or private equity firm
 Strong presentation skills and ability to work well within powerpoint
 Strong research skills and ability to create industry and competitive analyses as well as conduct thorough
research on target companies
 Strong financial and excel modeling experience
 Highly motivated with a desire to work in a flat organizational environment
 Flexible and adaptable personal style with innate curiosity
 Good communication skills
 Can process information with speed, accuracy, and meticulous attention to detail
 Desire to help build a global franchise

Start Date
Immediately

Location
New York, NY (51st and Park Avenue)

Compensation
Competitive compensation package comprised of a base salary, performance-based bonus, and long-term equity
(carried interest and co-investment opportunity) commensurate with candidates experience
Contact
If interested, please email resume and cover letter to:
Steven Himmel
Principal
Vanterra Capital
320 Park Avenue, 18th Floor
New York, NY 10022
T: (+1) 212 231 3919
shimmel@vanterra.com

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investment analyst

A small, Chicago-based private investment firm that invests across a range of asset classes, directly in
securities and assets, and indirectly through fund managers, is seeking an analyst to assist in portfolio
analysis, monitoring, and reporting in the public and private markets.

Duties
 Reporting – Support in the creation of regular and ad-hoc materials for internal analysis and
Lakeview’s Investment Committee
 Process & Automation – Proactively automate and improve the process as needed
 Manager Due Diligence – Sourcing new manager relationships and conducting due diligence of
potential investments
 Security Analysis – Analyze a security through financial statement analysis
 Manager Monitoring – helping oversee existing manager relationships and regularly assessing
results through analysis
 Portfolio Analysis – working with the CIO on the critical tools and analysis that support asset
allocation, liquidity management, risk management and performance attribution
 Special Projects – leading special projects related to various markets, sectors and geographies

Qualifications
 Passion for investing
 Bachelor’s degree with a strong academic record
 CFA and/or MBA is a plus, but not required
 Strong quantitative skills – must be proficient in Microsoft Excel
 4 to 8 years of prior work experience in a highly analytical role (applicable roles include asset
management, consulting or banking)
 Willingness to travel
Personal Characteristics
 Unquestionable ethics, integrity, and discretion
 Detail-oriented and organized
 Hardworking, professionally driven, and dedicated
 Collegial and strong EQ
Compensation: Competitive compensation in the form of a salary and annual bonus. In addition, Lakeview offers an excellent benefits package. For a strong performer, there is likely to be good opportunity for increased responsibilities and career advancement.
Application: Please provide a concise writing sample answering the following question: What is your investment philosophy and what factors have influenced it?

Send your writing sample, cover letter, and resume to resumes@lakeviewlp.com. Please write
“Analyst – Your Name” in the subject line.

Senior Consultant, Private Equity

send resumes to Mike Yang, myang@nepc.com

Location: Boston, Massachusetts

Job Summary:

Candidates for this position will most likely be serving in a comparable role at a plan sponsor, investment management or consulting firm specializing in Private Equity (buyouts, growth equity, venture capital and other PE strategies).  You will serve as the primary contact with private equity managers, which includes identifying, interviewing and performing due diligence (qualitative interpretation and quantitative analysis of data) for new private equity managers, as well as existing managers.  Perform ongoing monitoring and due diligence of existing managers, including manager meeting write-ups and written commentary on managers’ strategy for the firm’s quarterly newsletter.  In addition you will assist in client meetings to discuss private equity industry trends as well as recommending potential investments and constructing plans for implementation into client portfolios.  It is expected that this individual will be involved with negotiation of partnership agreements, assessment investment commitments for clients and private equity manager relationships. You will also be responsible for the creation, design and delivery of presentations, both internal and external (new business, educational, client related, conferences, etc.).  Individuals will also assist and have interactions with new business presentations, as necessary.

Job Qualifications:

A minimum of seven (7) to ten (10) years of private equity experience required.  Highly developed computer skills, proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint required.  Qualified individuals must be comfortable with quantitative analysis, have outstanding writing skills and be comfortable with creating and giving professional oral presentations to colleagues and clients.  Must be detail oriented, able to work independently in a fast-paced, multiple-task environment.  College degree required.  Advanced degree and/or the CAIA® designation or CFA® designation (or progress toward these credentials) is a plus.  Working knowledge of FactSet, RMS and Spotfire is a plus.  It is expected that this individual be a team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.  NEPC is a strong advocate of promotion from within, so excellent potential exists for professional growth.  We offer a competitive salary, bonus and full benefits including profit sharing and 401(k) plans.

Company Background:

NEPC, LLC is an employee-owned, full service investment consulting firm based in Boston, Massachusetts. NEPC was founded in 1986 and now has approximately 280 employees and over 350 clients with approximately $1 trillion in assets under advisement.  We provide a variety of consulting services such as asset allocation, performance measurement, policy formulation, and manager search.  Our clients include defined benefit, defined contribution, endowments, foundations, trusts, public, corporate, Taft-Hartley, health & welfare, high-net worth, insurance and private plans.  NEPC’s mission is to help our clients build successful investment programs, using diverse and proven strategies to enhance returns while minimizing risk.  We’re a fun (but demanding) company with excellent working conditions and a very supportive team-oriented environment.

NEPC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer    

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