• Bonus, Negotiable
  • Dallas, TX, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Selby Jennings Buyside
  • 2018-10-30

Private Equity Vice President

  • Location: Dallas, TX, USA
  • Salary: Bonus, Negotiable
  • Job Type: Full time

Selby Jennings has been engaged to find a Vice President or Senior Associate for a newly established, Dallas-based Private Equity group with a strong track record and financial backing. The firm focuses on value investing in the lower middle market, with an emphasis on business services, consumer and industrial businesses. The individual selected will lead a team touching all aspects of firm operations - deal sourcing, execution, monitoring and portfolio growth strategy.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage deal screening process including financial analysis and due diligence as well as pitches to investment committee
  • Actively involves in deal structuring and negotiation; ensure effective execution of investments
  • Proactively engage in post deal monitoring process, close contact with portfolio companies and keep abreast of their development
  • Participate in strategic planning sessions with portfolio executives and internal leadership to ensure maximum value creation
  • Produce management reports for internal and external stakeholders' review

The role demands an ambitious self-starter who can demonstrate high levels of initiative with a drive to succeed both as an individual and as a strong team player. Able to demonstrate commitment to technical excellence, flexibility and the ability to manage multiple activities and deadlines with minimal supervision.

Qualifications:

  • University degree holder in Finance, Economics, Accounting or related discipline
  • Top-20 MBA and/or CFA preferred but not required
  • Minimum 6+ years of PE/direct investment experience or investment banking/M&A experience
  • Exposure to consumer, industrial, or FIG sectors strongly preferred
  • Strong qualitative and quantitative analytical skills