• CIMD, AIMS, Private Equity, Analyst, San Francisco

    Location(s) US-CA-San Francisco
    Job ID
    2019-53209
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Analyst
    Function(s)
    General, Investment Banking, Investment Management, Private Equity
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Consumer and Investment Management Division
    Business Unit
    AIMS Vintage Strategies
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    OUR IMPACT

     

    Consumer and Investment Management (CIMD)

    The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management (PWM) and our Consumer business (Marcus by Goldman Sachs). We provide asset management, wealth management and banking expertise to consumers and institutions around the world. CIMD partners with various teams across the firm to help individuals and institutions navigate changing markets and take control of their financial lives.

     

    GSAM

    Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) is one of the world’s leading investment managers. GSAM provides institutional and individual investors with investment and advisory solutions, with strategies spanning asset classes, industries, and geographies.  We help our clients navigate today’s dynamic markets, and identify the opportunities that shape their portfolios and long-term investment goals. We extend these global capabilities to the world’s leading pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, central banks, insurance companies, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, individuals and family offices.

     

    Business Overview

    The Alternative Investments & Manager Selection (AIMS) Group provides investors with investment and advisory solutions, across leading hedge fund managers, private equity funds, real estate managers, public equity strategies and fixed income strategies. The AIMS Group manages globally diversified programs, targeted sector-specific strategies, customized portfolios, and a range of advisory services. Our investors access opportunities through new fund commitments, fund-of-fund investments, strategic partnerships, secondary-market investments, co-investments, and seed-capital investments. With over 200 professionals across eight offices around the world, the AIMS Group provides manager diligence, portfolio construction, risk management, and liquidity solutions to investors, drawing on Goldman Sachs’ market insights and risk management expertise. We extend these global capabilities to the world’s leading sovereign wealth funds, pension plans, governments, financial institutions, endowments, foundations, and family offices, for which we invest or advise on over $150 billion of alternative investments, public equity strategies and fixed income strategies

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

    • Conduct due diligence and evaluate secondary private equity transactions, with a specific focus on asset-level valuation within portfolios; co-investment opportunities across a broad range of private equity deal types and sectors; private equity managers for consideration as part of fund-of-funds and or separate account mandates; and direct investments in alternative asset managers
    • Present investment opportunities to the Investment Committee through written and oral presentations, and conduct required follow-up
    • Coordinate the execution of investments across all deal types, including working closely with internal (e.g., internal counsel, compliance, cash management) and external parties (e.g., private equity managers, external counsel)
    • Monitor the performance and risk profile of existing portfolio investments

    SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR

    QUALIFICATIONS

     

    • Minimum of 1-2 years of experience in Corporate Finance/M&A/Leverage Finance/Private Equity/Other Private or Public Markets Investin
    • Sound investment judgment and outstanding numerical, analytical and valuation skills for the purpose of assessing investment opportunities
    • Strong presentation, communication and negotiation skills enabling the candidate to make robust recommendations to the Investment Committee and interact effectively with third parties
    • Excellent time, people and project management skills
    • Ability to work effectively as part of a team

     

    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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