Asset Management, Growth, One Million Black Women, Vice President

Location(s) US-NY-New York
Job ID
2021-84432
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Vice President
Function(s)
Investment Management
Region
Americas
Division
Asset Management
Business Unit
Global Sustainability & Impact
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

Asset Management

A career with Goldman Sachs Asset Management is an opportunity to help clients across the globe realize their potential, while you discover your own. As part of one of the world’s leading asset managers with over $2 trillion in assets under supervision, you can expect to participate in exciting investment opportunities while collaborating with talented colleagues from all asset classes and regions, and building meaningful relationships with your clients. Working in a culture that values integrity and transparency, you will be part of a diverse team that is passionate about our craft, our clients, and building sustainable success. Bringing together traditional and alternative investments, Goldman Sachs Asset Management provides clients around the world with a dedicated partnership and focus on long-term performance. As primary investment area within Goldman Sachs, we provide investment and advisory services for pension plans, sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies, endowments, foundations, financial advisors and individuals.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

 

GS Growth is looking for an experienced investment professional at the Vice President level to join our team in New York City and focus on investing in early-stage companies with diverse founders or CEOs and companies with a product or offering that aligns with GS’ One Million Black Women initiative.  One Million Black Women is a $10 billion commitment to narrow opportunity gaps for Black women across housing, education, healthcare, access to capital, workforce development, financial health and digital connectivity. You will be involved in a wide range of transactions, which might include growth equity and venture capital investments, management buy-outs, add-on acquisitions, build ups, recapitalizations and dispositions. The position offers an opportunity to leverage investment experience and play vital role in executing the One Million Black Women strategy within GS Growth.

 

Responsibilities

  • Sourcing new investment opportunities
  • Deal origination
  • Relationship management with target companies and entrepreneurs
  • Technical and business due diligence
  • Financial modelling
  • Development of investment theses and memos
  • Ongoing monitoring and support of portfolio companies

Qualifications 

  • Ability to interact and build relationships with senior management, entrepreneurs, and other investment professionals
  • Ability and desire to analyze a wide variety of businesses across industry segments
  • Ability to self-direct, analyze, evaluate, and form independent investment judgments
  • 5+ years of experience with investing, preferably venture capital, growth equity and/or private equity investing
  • Demonstrable passion for both diversity and investing
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly entrepreneurial and self-motivated
  • Strong work ethic and team-player

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS


At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

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