Private Equity Jobs of the Week: Cerberus, Brookfield and JUMP Investors are hiring

This week's jobs include a credit investment director at Cambridge Associates, an associate at Cerberus and an EIR at JUMP Investors.

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

Cambridge Associates is on the hunt for a director for its credit investment group. The hire will lead in identifying market themes and investor trends related to credit and act as an expert resource for credit-related inquiries. Also, he or she will identify, research, evaluate and monitor a range of investment strategies, firms and funds. Candidates should have a BA or BS degree; an MBA or CFA is strongly preferred. Also, they should have a minimum of three to four years of credit-related experience, preferably gained from work at an investment firm or institutional investor. The position is Boston.

Cerberus Capital Management is seeking a strategy and diligence associate. The hire will work on a variety of challenging domestic and international deals related to strategic/commercial/operational due diligence and assist the firm’s operational private equity investment desk with evaluating potential acquisition targets. Also, he or she will spearhead the compilation and presentation of the due diligence analysis, as well as assist the investment team in evaluating the impact of the analysis on their model. Candidates should have three to five plus years of overall work experience in M&A or M&A pre-deal service delivery at a top-tier strategy consulting firm, private equity firm, investment bank or a world-class organization. The position is in New York City.

Brookfield Asset Management is looking to hire an investor relations associate. The hire will assist with business development efforts as requested. The person will work closely with the entire client relationship management and investor relations team and regularly interact with investment, finance, operations and legal professionals as well as senior management. Candidates should have three to five years of investment/asset management experience. A bachelor’s degree preferably in finance/marketing is preferred. The position is in Chicago.

JUMP Investors is searching for an entrepreneur-in-residence. The EIR will manage and grow portfolio company CollarCard LLC. He or she will be responsible for all sales, business development, marketing and operations of the company. Also, the hire will serve as the point of contact with current and future customers, develop new relationships, create and execute marketing campaigns and expand the company’s business into current and new sales channels. JUMP “will not consider applications from job-hoppers (two or more jobs in less than two years).” Candidates should have executive-level experience. The position is in Los Angeles.