• Americas Special Situations Group, Asset Investing, Analyst / Associate, New York

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2018-45088
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    General
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Securities
    Business Unit
    AmSSG
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    SECURITIES

    Our core value is building strong relationships with our institutional clients, which include corporations, financial service providers, and fund managers. We help them buy and sell financial products on exchanges around the world, raise funding, and manage risk. This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for the markets, with individuals who thrive in fast-paced, changing environments and are energized by a bustling trading floor.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Americas Special Situations Group (AmSSG) is a lending and investing business focused on providing capital to mid-sized companies in both private and public markets. The group specializes in fundamental value analysis and has a number of private capital investment strategies which include middle market direct lending, structured investing, investing in asset intensive industries, portfolios of assets, and distressed credit. Across strategies, the group focuses on leveraging its deep industry knowledge and fundamental credit, distressed, corporate, and asset valuation techniques to create attractive risk adjusted returns. 

    SSG’s Asset Investing Group has an asset investing thesis, focusing on financial assets, leasable hard assets and across the capital structure of platforms or companies involved in originating, accumulating or servicing those assets. Asset Investing is primarily focused on consumer and whole loans (purchasing whole loan portfolios focused on these core asset groups: auto loans, credit cards, commercial/franchise loans), transportation and commercial real estate. The group focuses on transactions across the U.S., Canada and South America.

     

    Analysts and Associates in Asset Investing will gain a strong understanding of the financial services industry, significant experience in how to value financial assets of all types, and how the investment process works across various investment strategies (including private equity, loans and purchases of portfolios of assets).

     

    Basic Qualifications

    • Investment Banking experience (3-5 years of experience)
    • Superior valuation, modeling, and Excel skills

     

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Highly motivated, entrepreneurial, and team-oriented candidates with strong accounting, finance, modeling, and problem solving skills
    • Strong combination of organizational and interpersonal/communication skills
    • Keen interest in the financial markets and good commercial instincts
    • Spanish or Portuguese language skills are a positive

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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