Distressed Debt analyst - Hedge Fund, Mayfair

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Walker Hamill
  • 20 Oct 17 2017-10-20

Our client is a newly formed, highly successful credit Hedge Fund founded by two well-known Credit investors, who are opening their doors to hire an investment analyst.

The fund was launched with $200 million four years ago and is now just under $2.5billion. They have 6 investment professionals and are offering a rare opportunity for a bright analyst to join their growing fund.

The fund's money is in long term managed accounts from a variety of sources including endowment funds, US Pension funds and institutional investors. They employ a short biased Absolute Value Credit strategy.

As a credit analyst on the team you will be in charge of deep dive fundamental bottom up credit research and trade recommendations, covering around 50-60 names, for a global mandate. They are looking for a self-starter, someone who will go the extra mile to find and research the best trade ideas.

Requirements:-

- 1-3 years in either a top Investment Bank's M&A or Leverage finance team, Restructuring team, or Credit Research (sell or buyside),

- Outstanding academics,

- Passion for investing,

- High attention to detail.

The team is a smart and experienced, giving you the opportunity to learn a huge amount, very quickly. Please apply confidentially to Lorianne Burge on lburge@walkerhamill.com