Private Equity Jobs of the Week: JPMorgan, Blackstone, Webster Capital are hiring

A weekly roundup of jobs in the private equity industry – from buyout shops to venture capital funds to investment banks.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. is looking to hire an assistant general counsel, corporate M&A and private investments. The hire will provide legal support for the firm’s proprietary M&A transactions and strategic investments, including venture capital transactions and heritage private equity divestitures. Candidates need five to 10 years of experience with a major law firm. The position is located in New York.

The Blackstone Group is seeking an analyst, global public affairs. The successful candidate will compile media reports; draft briefing notes, talking points and speeches for senior executives; research, outline, edit and proofread materials; create internal and external communications content; and develop relationships with key media contacts. Qualifications include one to five years of experience and strong Microsoft Office skills. The position is located in New York.

Webster Capital is in the market for a pre-MBA private equity associate. A strong understanding of modeling and business are required, but all industry/coverage backgrounds are welcome to apply. Responsibilities include evaluating new investments, preparing models and memos, due diligence and portfolio management. The ideal candidate will have at least two years of investment banking or consulting experience. The position is located in Waltham, Massachusetts.

Fort Washington Investment Advisors has an opening for a manager, private equity operations. The hire will be responsible for daily operations of the private equity business line, including reporting, fund administration and operational functions. Qualifications include proven understanding of the financial services industry and previous management experience. The position is located in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Portfolio Advisors is recruiting a business development analyst, private equity. The successful candidate will edit and update marketing materials for all fund and service offerings, research industry publications and databases, perform analysis on industry topics, and support senior team members in planning and preparing for roadshows. Qualifications include one to two years of work experience in finance, marketing or a related field; experience with highly desirable. The position is located in Darien, Connecticut.

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