Title: Private Equity Investment Analyst
Department: Barings Alternative Investments
Location: New Haven, CT
Barings is a $284+billion1 global asset management firm dedicated to meeting the evolving investment and capital needs of our clients. We build lasting partnerships that leverage our distinctive expertise across traditional and alternative asset classes to deliver innovative solutions and uncompromising service. A member of the MassMutual Financial Group, Barings maintains a strong global presence with over 600 investment professionals and offices in 17 countries. Learn more, at www.barings.com.
1 as of Sept. 30, 2016
Barings Alternative Investments (BAI), is seeking an investment analyst to join its transportation and logistics team. The candidate will be primarily responsible for developing detailed financial models for existing and potential investments. Additionally, the candidate will support the origination, underwriting, closing, and monitoring of Barings’ existing and future transportation investments. The position will report to a senior investment professional on BAI’s Direct Investment team, a business unit with [$3bn] of commitments and responsible for direct investments in real asset and asset-based private equity transactions.
Build detailed financial models of existing investments and potential future opportunities
Work alongside BAI’s investment professionals to develop, implement, and execute a business plan for each portfolio company
Originate, perform analysis of, and due diligence on new investment opportunities
Execute or aid in the execution of post-closing portfolio company/investment monitoring and support periodic recurring reporting to the investment committee and investors
Evaluate macroeconomic and microeconomic trends within the transportation sector
Maintain internal systems for purposes of tracking investment performance
Two to six years of experience working for an investment bank, consulting firm, investment management firm, or other financial institution. Experience with transport finance and/or structured finance is desirable, but not essential
Strong analytical and modeling skills including building investment models with integrated financial statements
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Willingness to travel
Barings LLC is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply.