Interim Pre-MBA Private Equity Associate

Due to increasing volume of investment opportunities and fundraising requirements of our team in place, our firm is looking to hire one interim pre-MBA Associate on an interim basis which as the potential to become a fulltime position. Our firm is a lower-middle market private equity firm with a 30+ year history. We target various industries including, but not limited to light manufacturing, business process outsourcing, restaurants, food processing and marketing services. Our transactions take the form of control investments typically ranging from $5 million to $25 million in equity.

Scope and Responsibilities
The Associate will participate in all transaction functions and portfolio management activities and take the lead in financial modeling, presentation creation, industry research, investor relations and assisting implementing best practices in the firm

Responsibilities will include:

  • Analysis of investment opportunities including financial modeling, valuation and return analysis
  • Market and industry research
  • Due diligence on companies, management, customers, competitors and industries
  • Preparation of term sheets and letters of intent and review of transaction documentation
  • Quarterly portfolio updates
  • Preparation of business summaries and other materials for investment committee discussions
  • Continuous update of our CRM system

Successful candidates will possess:

  • Ability to work out of both Manhattan and CT offices
  • A Bachelor’s degree with academic achievement, preferably with an engineering, math or other quantitative intensive subject
  • 2-3 years from either a middle market investment bank or industry focused investment bank in one or more of the sectors mentioned above
  • Outstanding financial modeling and analytical skills
  • Demonstrated competency in financial statement analysis, business valuation, accounting and finance
  • “Go-getter” attitude that will take on other aspects of the business including sourcing, with the ability to take rejection unphased
  • Extroverted and likable personality
  • Desire to prove that the firm should make a fulltime offer

Job Type: Contract


  • investment banking: 2 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • New York, NY 10022 (Required)
Union Capital
Salary Range
$56,000.00 - 127,000.00
per Year
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New York, NY 10022, US
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