Fund Diligence Associate

  • GenConnect Recruiting & Consulting, Inc.
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Jul 13, 2018
Full time Banking Finance

Job Description

Job Description

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to help small businesses grow?

If so, GenConnect is looking for a Fund Diligence Associate in the New York, New York area.

Responsibilities
• Perform all aspects of fund diligence, including evaluating track record, team, industry, and
scope of assignment
• Be comfortable and well-spoken to conduct reference calls on prospective GPs
• Create investment memos, detailing the fund background and findings from diligence
• Conduct detailed industry research on varying industries that our GPs work in
• Perform due diligence and analysis on alternative investment products
• Organize and maintain due diligence filing systems, file correspondence and other due diligence
related records
• Gain industry and organizational knowledge through daily business interactions and job
assignments
• Daily client interaction with senior private equity firm executives
• Maintain current knowledge and understanding of alternative investment industry trends
• Support distribution team in any other research requests they require to become well-verse in
the fund


Skills
• Strong multi-tasking capability and ability to manage multiple sales reps
• Independent thinker that can take initiative to solve a problem without significant direction
• Attention to detail will be critical for success in this role
• Strong organizational, analytical and communication skills
• Proficiency in Excel, and have the ability to write in a professional manner
• Highly motivated work ethic and a commitment to a rapidly-moving, entrepreneurial
environment
• Comfortable asking hard questions
• Comfortable working with all levels of management


Education/Experience Requirements
• Strong desire to gain further understanding of the Private Placement Capital Raising industry
• 4 year Bachelor's degree
• Minimum GPA requirement of 3.4
• At least two years of financial or consulting experience/diligence background preferred

Company Description GenConnect Recruiting and Consulting supports small to medium size businesses with recruiting millennial candidates and provides ongoing employee engagement to improve the success rate of the employee staying. We specialize in recruiting the millennial generation (those born between 1) into industries that struggle to attract and retain graduates and millennials. In addition to recruiting, we provide career development and management services to businesses designed to strengthen the employer/employee bond.

We are a new recruiting firm with a passion for connecting people in the workplace. Unlike other recruiters, we support nurturing young talent. We fundamentally believe that there is significant opportunity to engage employees and employers in a long term relationship, where there is mutual trust and loyalty.