Private Equity Jobs of the Week: Bain Capital, Z Capital and Endicott are hiring

This week’s jobs include a VP at Z Capital and associates at Bain Capital and Endicott.

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

Z Capital is on the hunt for a vice president of private equity. Duties include underwriting of portfolio companies; conducting due diligence activities specific to potential acquisitions, both platform and tack-on; handling oversight of platform and tack-on acquisitions; and assisting in sourcing and vetting relevant middle-market private equity investments. Candidates should have five to seven years of experience in the sourcing, acquisition, value creation and exiting of middle-market companies; and an undergraduate degree from a leading academic institution. An MBA/CFA is preferred. The position is in New York City.

Bain Capital is searching for an associate for its North America private equity group. The hire can co-invest alongside the firm’s fund across all private equity investments and thereby participate in opportunities for significant equity appreciation. Associates may also be exposed to a variety of portfolio company issues (e.g. potential add-on investments, liquidity options, improving core operations) and will gain unique operating experience. The associate program is a two-year commitment (with potential for promotion to vice president following business school). The position is in Boston.

Endicott Group is seeking an associate for its investment team. The hire will have the opportunity to contribute to all aspects of a deal’s lifecycle including screening, executing new investments and monitoring existing investments. The role will involve direct engagement with the firm’s partners and key decision-makers providing a hands-on, differentiated experience. Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree with an exemplary academic performance; and two to four years of professional work experience in investment banking, private equity, management consulting or corporate finance as well as strong technical and analytical skills, and a passion for exploring trends and business models in the information services sector. The position is in New York City.

Abbott Capital Management is looking to hire an investment associate. The hire will work with other members of the investment team to assist in the sourcing, screening, evaluation and monitoring of private equity investments across primary fund commitments, secondary opportunities, and co-investments.  Strong modeling and analytical skills are requirements for this position, including familiarity with the secondary underwriting process and working with integrated three-statement LBO models. Candidates should have a minimum of three years of relevant experience in the private equity fund industry. An MBA and/or CFA is preferred, but not required. The position is in New York City.