Asset Management Division, AIMS, Private Equity, Analyst/Associate - London

Recruiter
Goldman Sachs
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
29 Jun 2022
Closes
29 Jul 2022
Ref
15149427
Job Function
Banking
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
GOLDMAN SACHS ASSET MANAGEMENT (GSAM)

Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) is one of the world's leading investment managers. GSAM provides institutional and individual investors with investment and advisory solutions, with strategies spanning asset classes, industries, and geographies. We help our clients navigate today's dynamic markets, and identify the opportunities that shape their portfolios and long-term investment goals. We extend these global capabilities to the world's leading pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, central banks, insurance companies, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, individuals and family offices.
BUSINESS OVERVIEW
The Alternative Investments & Manager Selection (AIMS) Group provides investors with investment and advisory solutions, across leading hedge fund managers, private equity funds, real estate managers, public equity strategies and fixed income strategies. The AIMS Group manages globally diversified programs, targeted sector-specific strategies, customized portfolios, and a range of advisory services. Our investors access opportunities through new fund commitments, fund-of-fund investments, strategic partnerships, secondary-market investments, co-investments, and seed-capital investments. With over 375 professionals across 11 offices around the world, the AIMS Group provides manager diligence, portfolio construction, risk management, and liquidity solutions to investors, drawing on Goldman Sachs' market insights and risk management expertise. We extend these global capabilities to the world's leading sovereign wealth funds, pension plans, governments, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, and family offices, for which we invest or advise on over $250 billion of alternative investments, public equity strategies and fixed income strategies.
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Conduct due diligence and evaluate investment opportunities across private equity secondary and co-investment transactions, with a specific focus on fundamental asset-level valuation
  • Perform in-depth research and analysis on funds/external managers, investment themes and underlying assets across various sectors and geographies
  • Develop materials and present investment opportunities to the Investment Committee through written and oral presentations, and conduct required follow-up analysis
  • Coordinate the execution of investments across all deal types, including working closely with internal (e.g., internal counsel, compliance, cash management) and external parties (e.g., private equity managers, external counsel)
  • Monitor the performance and risk profile of existing portfolio investments
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Minimum of 1+ years of experience in Corporate Finance/Investment Banking/M&A/Leverage Finance/Private Equity or Public Markets Investing
  • Sound investment judgment and outstanding numerical, analytical and valuation skills for the purpose of assessing investment opportunities
  • Strong presentation, communication and negotiation skills enabling the candidate to make robust recommendations to the Investment Committee and interact effectively with third parties
  • Excellent time, people and project management skills
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team


ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We're committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html

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