Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Private Credit Associate, London
Location: London, United Kingdom
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 13199919
A career with Goldman Sachs Asset Management is an opportunity to help clients across the globe realize their potential, while you discover your own. As part of one of the world's leading asset managers with over $2 trillion in assets under supervision, you can expect to participate in exciting investment opportunities while collaborating with talented colleagues from all asset classes and regions, and building meaningful relationships with your clients. Working in a culture that values integrity and transparency, you will be part of a diverse team that is passionate about our craft, our clients, and building sustainable success. Bringing together traditional and alternative investments, Goldman Sachs Asset Management provides clients around the world with a dedicated partnership and focus on long-term performance.
As primary investment area within Goldman Sachs, we provide investment and advisory services for pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies, endowments, foundations, financial advisors and individuals.
Goldman Sachs' Private Credit team sits on the private side of the Asset Management Division. Private Credit is one of the world's largest alternative credit investing platforms with investment professionals based in the US, Europe, Asia and Australia. Private Credit originates investments across senior secured loans, mezzanine/unsecured debt, preferred equity and opportunistic credit supporting Private Equity sponsors.
Analysts and associates in Private Credit work as part of small deal teams responsible for identifying, diligencing, structuring, executing and monitoring corporate debt investments. Analysts and associates are involved in a wide range of high profile transactions across the capital structure and in a variety of industries in support of transactions that include leveraged buy-outs, take privates, add-on acquisitions and recapitalizations, mostly for Private Equity backed businesses. The work is deal-focused and exciting, and will bring you in contact with a wide range of businesses, industries, Private Equity clients, investment structures and products.
The candidate will be expected to play a role in screening new investment ideas and support origination across a range of industries and to express investment views and recommendations
Highly analytical role with emphasis on fundamental valuation, financial modelling, analysis of financial accounts, legal documentation and involvement in deal underwriting
Engaging in all aspects of due diligence and business analysis to develop and refine investment theses
Participating in structuring, negotiating and documenting investments
Communicating and defending investment theses to internal stakeholders and investment committees
Actively monitoring existing investments in the portfolio
Building relationships with sponsors, management teams and internal GS stakeholders
Investment Banking candidate with 2 to 4years experience
Strong quantitative, financial modelling, analytical and problem-solving skills
Passion for investing with specific interest in credit / other structured products
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Flexible and creative mindset; ability to analyze a variety of industries and businesses
Ability to self-direct, analyze and evaluate and form independent judgments
Ability to interact and build relationships with a wide variety of people
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
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