Private Equity Jobs of the Week: Oaktree, OMERS and Amazon are hiring

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

Oaktree Capital Management LP is looking to hire a vice president for its energy infrastructure fund. The successful hire will be involved with the investment process from inception to completion across the energy and power industry. Duties include collecting industry research; monitoring economic trends; developing forecasts and conducting analysis; and reviewing complicated financial models. Candidates should have a minimum of five years’ investment experience with a top-tier private equity firm and/or investment bank. Some knowledge of or experience in energy infrastructure or a closely-related industry is strongly preferred. The position is in New York.

Amazon is on the hunt for a senior business development manager – private equity. Duties include identifying key private equity firms with portfolio companies that have infrastructure needs and driving engagement with those private equity firms; executing the strategic business development plan while working with key internal stakeholders; and serving as the primary eyes and ears to the private equity community on behalf of AWS and Amazon. Candidates should have 10 plus years of experience in business development, consulting or program/product management. He or she should also have experience within and knowledge of the private equity industry. The position is in New York.

Fenox Venture Capital is searching for an investment manager/associate. Duties include leading a technical team performing due diligence and primary market research for potential investments; evaluating investment opportunities and interviewing CEO of target companies; reviewing investment documents and making investments; and working with portfolio companies on selected projects. Applicants should have a minimum of two plus years of relevant managerial experience working with venture capital, startup/tech companies or have worked in investing roles. A bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, life science or business is required while an advanced degree is a plus. The position is in San Jose, California.

OMERS Infrastructure is currently seeking an associate to join its investment team. Responsibilities include researching and analyzing financial statements, industry information, technical and financial data and presenting conclusions to team members; developing financial models depicting a company’s historical and projected financial results consistent with the industry research undertaken by the team evaluating the investments; and writing investment memos and presentations summarizing key findings from research, financial analysis and meetings with industry, co-investors and external advisors. Applicants must have two to three years of work experience. He or she must have proven experience in investment banking, private equity or corporate M&A, preferably within infrastructure or infrastructure-related sectors. The position is in New York.