A leading distressed private equity fund is seeking to add an Analyst and / or Associate to their Toronto head office. The fund specializes in control investments in special situations opportunities, providing operational turnaround expertise.
The fund focuses on the restructuring of distressed firms and in investing in undervalued situations, with target returns of 25-30%.
The position of Analyst / Associate reports into the Managing Director, and is primarily responsible for analyzing new investment opportunities of distressed and / or undervalued situations, and assisting in structuring and closing deals and monitoring portfolio investments.
The ideal candidate for this position has two to five years working with distressed equities, debt and other assets and has experience in quantitative and qualitative analysis, deal restructuring, and corporate turnarounds.
The individual has superior quantitative capabilities as demonstrated by a track record of successful analytical decision-
making. The individual has strong analytical, mathematical, and communication skills, is adept at computer-based financial analysis, cash flow modeling and forecasting, and works well under tight deadlines, producing work that is error-
free. Responsibilities Deal Screening / Analysis :
Preliminary and secondary analysis of companies and financial securities
Preparation, analysis, and explanations regarding financial information for given company and related companies within the respective industry
Perform valuations of companies using both traditional and proprietary methodologies
Run financial modeling and sensitivity analyses on various aspects of target business plans and financial assumptions
Conduct periodic, scenario, and real-time analysis of holdings, funds and companies
Assist in the structuring and negotiation of terms of investments
Deal Monitoring :
Monitor assigned portfolio companies with respect to trends, ratios, and peersQualifications Candidates must have two or more years working with distressed equities, debt and other assets and significant experience in quantitative and qualitative analysis, deal restructuring, and corporate turnarounds
One or preferably two of an MBA and / or engineering, computer science, and / or law degree Chartered Financial Analyst Accreditation
Strong academic performance Compensation Competitive CompensationContact Information If your skills and experience match the requirements of this position, please forward your resume to Bruce Moore at Thorek / Scott and Partners.
APPLY TO : bmoore thorekscott.com
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