Private Equity Jobs of the Week: State Street, Z Capital Group, Omidyar Network are hiring

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

State Street has an opening for a private equity fund services officer. The position has responsibility for managing the day-to-day accounting and administration offering for a portfolio of blue-chip alternative investment clients. Responsibilities include supervising all lower-level staff, managing internal workflow and client deadlines, and reviewing and/or preparing complex fee calculations. Candidates should have at least five years of private equity experience. Knowledge of Investran is preferred. The position is located in Clifton, NJ.

CPP Investment Board is hiring an analyst for its Financial Institutions Direct Private Equity group. The team invests across the financial services industry, with a particular focus on large, long-term investments in risk-assuming businesses in North America and Europe. The hire will analyze potential investment opportunities; conduct research and due diligence in collaboration with advisors; build financial models to assist in evaluation, structuring and financing; participate in the investment process; and develop relationships with management teams as part of monitoring portfolio companies. Qualifications include related work experience in investment banking or private equity. The position is located in Toronto.

Z Capital Group is seeking a private equity associate. Responsibilities include performing financial analysis supporting investment decisions, providing analytical support on corporate and strategic initiatives, conducting due diligence on prospective investment opportunities, and working with senior management to enhance the value of portfolio companies. At least two years of experience in financial modeling or investment banking M&A, and two years in a private equity investing role, are required. The position is located in Lake Forest, IL, or New York City.

Omidyar Network is searching for a venture partner, investment management. The position is responsible for oversight across all ON investments and grants, and will work closely with the legal, finance and deal teams on investment decisions, portfolio management and exits. Candidates need at least 15 years of business experience, with at least five years managing an investment process at a private equity, venture capital or other firm. The position is located in Redwood City, CA.

UBS is looking for executive directors, investment bankers / M&A to originate and execute transactions and other strategic advisory services for corporate, private equity and wealth management clients. Candidates should have six years of experience, including two years drafting, preparing and negotiating engagement letters, confidentiality agreements and other related documents. The position is located in New York.

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