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Position: Private Equity Valuation Associate
Job Number: MS03177
Location: NY - New York City
Date Posted: 2017-07-17
Salary Range: $81-100k $101-125k
Job Summary:

Private Equity Firm seeking Valuation Associate

Company Information:

Name: Private Equity Firm

Job Description:

* Work closely with Portfolio Managers, traders, risk management, operations, auditors, and counterparties to ensure complete and proper valuations.

* Build and maintain models to ensure proper valuation of illiquid securities 

* Review and analyze company financials/historical performance and determine reasonableness of valuation assumptions 

* Prepare/present presentations for Valuation Committee meetings 

* Create pricing model per deal documents for new investments

* Actively contribute to research, report generation and financial modeling 

Requirements / Qualifications:

 * A bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance, post graduate degree is a plus

* 2-4 years of relevant experience working in financial services, public experience preferred

* An excellent understanding of equity securities and fixed-income products. Experience in mortgage-related securities is a plus, but not required

* A strong learning skill with an interest and ability in both business and fixed-income valuations and relevant cash flow analysis

* Advanced knowledge of Excel, Power Point and Word

* Experience using Bloomberg and Capital IQ. Experience with Intex software is a plus

* Strong modeling and valuation skills, coupled with an understanding of financial reporting systems, procedures and controls

* Excellent problem solving, writing and communication skills

* Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills

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