Jobs of the week: Big boys Blackstone and Goldman Sachs seek associates

Private equity-related jobs that have caught peHUB’s eye this week include an assistant vice president and associate position at Blackstone, an associate position at Goldman Sachs and an associate position at growth funding firm Lighter Capital.

Blackstone is hiring a New York-based assistant vice president in finance for secondary fund of funds for its $9 billion secondary private equity business Strategic Partners, which it acquired in August this year. To apply and for further information click here. Blackstone is also hiring for a 2014 full time associate based in Menlo Park, Calif.

Goldman Sachs is currently recruiting a financial investment professional at associate level to provide relationship management and support to private wealth management teams by monitoring portfolio holdings, analyzing asset allocations, researching potential investments, understanding financial market developments and trends, executing trades and marketing new business, while gaining a broad-based understanding of the asset management business, according to the Goldman Sachs careers’ website.

Finally, growth funding firm Lighter Capital is seeking an associate based in the Greater Seattle area to join its investment team and be involved in marketing, business development and even software development input, planning and testing, according to the LinkedIn job description. For further information, click here.

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