Credit Suisse is a leading global wealth manager with strong investment banking and asset management capabilities. Founded in 1856, Credit Suisse has expanded to be a global force employing over 45,000 people in 50 countries. With new leadership, a new strategy and a streamlined global organization, we are set for growth. We partner across businesses, divisions and regions to create innovative solutions to meet the needs of our clients—and to help our employees grow. It is a high priority for us to continually invest in our employees by providing ongoing opportunities for training, networking and mobility. Join us and let’s shape the future of Credit Suisse together.

We Offer:

  • In its Asset Management (AM) business, Credit Suisse offers products across a broad spectrum of investment classes, including equities, fixed income, and alternative investments. Credit Suisse’s AM business handles over $425 billion of assets for clients. These clients include governments, institutions, corporations and private individuals. In the New York office, our business focuses on alternative investment strategies, as well as capital raising by the Private Fund Group.
  • Our Private Fund Group (PFG) is the world’s leading placement agent in raising private investment capital. The PFG has three main lines of business.
    • In our Primaries business, the PFG raises capital for domestic and international direct investment firms, including private equity, leveraged buyout, energy, real estate, distressed securities, mezzanine, credit, secondary, infrastructure and emerging markets funds, from investors worldwide, including public pension, private pension, sovereign wealth, endowments, foundations, financial/insurance companies and family offices.
    • In our Secondary Advisory business, we advise clients seeking to sell limited partner fund interests or portfolios of direct assets through secondary transactions, and we help clients resolve a particular situation through a structured solution.
    • In our Directs & Co-Investments business, we raise capital for investments directly in target companies and projects, for domestic and international investment firms.
    • We have professionals located in New York, London, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Hong Kong, Seoul, Tokyo and Sydney.

We Offer:

Our Directs & Co-Investments Analyst role provides extraordinary exposure to the alternative investment business. Analysts are exposed to all elements of a direct transaction and are critical throughout the due diligence, deal preparation and marketing process.

On the Directs & Co-Investments team in the PFG, Analysts are exposed to all elements of a direct fundraising process, including:

  • Working with a small team across several concurrent direct funding transactions, with involvement at every stage from diligence of the potential investment sponsor / opportunity, through execution of the capital raise.
  • Preparation of marketing materials and financial models.
  • Strategic planning for and management of an online data room.
  • Maintaining detailed tracking of dialogue with prospective investors.
  • Providing support to the investment sponsor throughout prospective investor due diligence.
  • Completing internal projects and managing systems that track real-time information for the day-to-day execution of ongoing mandates.
  • Gaining exposure to alternative investment managers and learning about myriad private equity investment strategies from an unusually close vantage point, facilitating a deep understanding of the private equity business.

You Offer:

Candidates should have a minimum of one to two years of post-college financial services experience, ideally including corporate finance, financial sponsors or private equity experience. Credit Suisse is noted for the diversity of our employees, but seeks those with a common set of abilities—highly motivated and creative individuals who have demonstrated academic achievement, and have the ability to work both independently and as a member of a team. We’ll be looking at your potential, your ability, your academic background and your relevant work experience. We aspire to build future leaders who add fresh perspectives to our business.

We are looking for:

  • A highly motivated and bright individual who enjoys working in a dynamic and challenging environment, where attention to detail and a deep understanding of the big picture are equally critical.
  • A well-rounded thinker, with both quantitative and qualitative skillsets (including extensive experience working with Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, and Microsoft Word).
  • An articulate communicator who also recognizes the importance of listening.
  • A leader who engenders loyalty, assumes responsibility and mobilizes others.
  • A critical thinker with excellent problem-solving skills, who has the ability to process and digest information rapidly and nimbly.
  • An enthusiastic self-starter who achieves significant results .
  • A supportive and adaptable team member who can build positive relationships.
  • A principled professional committed to the highest standards of ethical behavior.

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