Jobs of the week: Ares Management, Consolidated Investment and Guggenheim hiring


Ares Management is looking for a vice president of investment operations. The position will be based in Los Angeles. Job responsibilities include working with key partners in all business lines to assist with portfolio specific activities and issues. Experience with acquisitions and integrations is required along with familiarity of the fixed income asset class.

Colorado-based investment management firm Consolidated Investment Group is seeking a director of private equity. This is a newly created position reporting to the firm’s CEO. The private equity director will lead the division’s activities sourcing deals in target markets, drive investment research and valuations, lead negotiations and due diligence activities and structure financing and monitor investments through purchase. A minimum of five to seven years in private equity acquisitions with a proven track record of completed transactions is required.

Guggenheim Investments, the investment advisory unit of Guggenheim Partners, is recruiting for a director, compliance officer. The position will be based in the firm’s Santa Monica, Calif.-based office and will require some travel. The hire will work with other members of the compliance team and business units around the firm to provide oversight and advice on compliance matters affecting the institutional advisory business. An understanding and familiarity with the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 is required. Also knowledge of the Investment Company Act of 1940 and ERISA is a plus.

HarbourVest Partners is looking to hire a private equity accountant for its Boston office. The hire is responsible for all aspects of financial accounting and client level reporting. An undergraduate degree in accounting or finance is preferred as well as being a CPA but not required. Interested applicants should send resumes to careers@harbourvest.com.

Adams Street Partners is seeking to fill a fund management associate position. The position will be based in Chicago. Responsibilities include maintaining and enhancing Adams Street’s portfolio construction tools associated with forecasting, investment allocations, monitoring portfolio diversification and capacity scenarios for all Adams Street funds and separate accounts. Candidates should be graduates from top universities, ideally with a business/finance/economics focus. Email resumes and inquiries to Carolyn Flanagan, human resources at clanagan@adamsstreetpartners.com.

Marc Bell Capital Partners, a media and entertainment-focused investment firm in Boca Raton, Florida, wants to bring on board a venture capital associate. Responsibilities include analyzing financial and operating data, including sales model and customer metrics. Candidates must have two to five years of experience in technology as an investment banker, private equity or venture capital analyst, management consultant or in business/corporate development. Preference will be given to applicants who show advanced modeling skills and significant experience constructing marketing documents and pitch books.

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