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PE Associate - Pre MBA

Boston, MA, United States
  • Private Equity

Position Overview:

Company is a growth focused PE firm investing in middle-market businesses.

As a key member of the team, the Associate will have a position scope that includes the following:

  • Evaluate investment opportunities;
  • Prepare financial models, analysis, and return recommendations for targeted opportunities;
  • Conduct detailed industry and sector analysis, including primary and secondary research;
  • Identify potential "deal makers" and "deal breakers" for each transaction and identify/initiate mitigating actions;
  • Assist in directing various third party service providers (e.g. accountants, tax specialists, legal, environmental) during due diligence;
  • Develop productive dialogues with potential acquisition targets and/or candidates;
  • Support negotiations, purchase agreement drafting, editing, and review;
  • Actively participate in key portfolio company initiatives, including board meetings, budgetary planning, and add-on acquisitions.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors from a major university (accounting, finance, economics a plus but not required) with a 3.5+ GPA
  • Minimum of 1-3 years experience in MM investment banking, preference will be given to candidates with 1 year in MM PE
  • Strong financial modeling skills, experience with research and due diligence, strong attention to detail
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office and most CRM platforms
  • Self-starter, entrepreneurial and team player

Job Info

  • Support h1B Visas?: 
    No
  • Job Type: 
    Direct Post from Company
  • Job Start Date: 
    Q1 2020
  • Location: 
    Boston, MA, United States