Private Equity Principal Finance - Vice President

As a Vice President within our Private Equity Principal Finance Group in New York, you will have the opportunity to be in a career-track position with significant leadership and upward mobility.

As a Vice President within our Private Equity Principal Finance Group in New York, you will have the opportunity to be in a career-track position with significant leadership and upward mobility.

With 6-9 years' investment banking and/or investing experience (TMT/Services transaction experience strongly preferred), you will be given considerable responsibility that includes the following:

  • From an investing standpoint: sourcing investment opportunities, conducting industry and company research, overseeing due diligence, financial analysis, financial models, presentations and investment committee memoranda.
  • From a capital formation standpoint: leading capital raise assignments on an advisory basis, lead raising of LP or co-invest capital into Macquarie SPV's on deal by deal basis, and / or syndication of existing portfolio assets
You will have the opportunity to source, diligence and execute deals, from both an investment and a capital raising standpoint, which will entail the following:
  • Using network/ relationships to originate unique opportunities which fit the strategy of the platform
  • Leading due diligence and evaluation of principal investment
  • To extent there is an advisory / capital raising component of a transaction, structure and execute the capital raise or syndication to co-investors
  • Execute and drive principal investment to completion; ongoing monitoring of the position through quarterly reviews and management interaction
You will heavily interact with the senior management, and monitor/train junior members of the team. You will also help manage and track the performance and strategic direction of existing portfolio companies. Bringing Private equity, venture capital, or other junior debt/equity investment experience is a plus. You must have strong analytical, modelling, presentation, research, and interpersonal skills. In addition, you must be detail-oriented, able to hit the ground running, and comfortable working in a flexible and entrepreneurial work environment.FINRA exams are also required or must be obtained within 6 months (SIE, S79, S63 as applicable).

If you are looking for a new and exciting challenge, apply today via the link.

The Private Equity Principal Finance Group represents Macquarie Capital's merchant banking activities, providing flexible capital to companies to underpin growth, whether organic or through bolt-on acquisitions, and to provide alternative balance sheet solutions to traditional capital markets, including private equity and debt investments. The team works hand in hand with Macquarie Capital's investment banking platform to source, develop, structure, analyze, negotiate and complete investments across the capital structure, with a focus on private equity or equity-like investments. The team invests directly in LBOs, private equity, growth, late stage venture, and mezzanine transactions with investment sizes ranging from $25m to $300m.

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About Macquarie Capital

Macquarie Capital offers global capability in M&A Advisory, Debt and Equity Capital Markets and Principal Investments underpinned by deep specialist expertise across a range of sectors. Our people are empowered to think innovatively to address client challenges and originate opportunities, thinking beyond individual transactions to become a trusted adviser and partner over the long haul. From origination to execution, our unique combination of ideas, capital and expertise is transforming opportunity into reality for our clients and partners around the world.

With staff in 29 offices transacting across 19 countries, Macquarie Capital is a truly global business. A role in the team will expose you to a dynamic working environment and the opportunity to contribute to high-profile transactions whilst working in a business with the best people in the industry.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, gender identity or any other impermissible criterion or circumstance. Macquarie also takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

We recognise that flexibility comes in a variety of forms. Talk to us about what flexibility you need.


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