Private Equity Jobs of the Week: Vista, Oaktree and Allianz are hiring

This week’s jobs include a senior vice president at Oaktree and associates at Allianz and Vista Equity. 

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

M Science is recruiting for a head of private equity. The hire will work with private equity sponsors to craft investment project work from start to finish. Also, he or she should have the ability to answer key investor questions regarding companies and trends across multiple industries. Candidates should have five plus years of strategy or management consulting experience or worked with a top-tier consulting firm within the last 7 years. He or she should have a degree from a top university with a consistent record of academic excellence. The position is in New York City.

Oaktree Capital Management LP is seeking for a senior vice president of direct lending to cover the Southeast. The hire will originate and source private debt opportunities, assist with initial screening and due diligence of new opportunities, structure and negotiate prospective deals with borrowers and facilitate execution of credit agreements. Candidates should have a a minimum seven to 10 years of private lending origination experience. A bachelor’s degree is required; an MBA or other advanced degree is preferred. The position is in New York City.

Allianz Global Investors is seeking a private equity associate. The hire will participate in screening and diligence meetings with new and existing managers, including pre-meeting preparation and post-meeting notes. Also, he or she will conduct market research and maintain deal flow database. Candidates should have three to four years of relevant work experience: They must have either direct private equity experience or primary fund/co-investment experience. Also required are strong academic credentials with a bachelor’s degree in finance or economics. The position is in New York City.

Vista Equity Partners is looking to hire a compliance associate. The hire will monitor and enforce the firm’s information barriers, wall crossings and flow of material non-public information, as well as the pre-clearance of permitted communications between different business groups. Also, he or she will monitor and track VCP’s access to information through use of data rooms and conversations with third parties. Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience; one to three years of experience in registered investment adviser compliance or at a regulator or law firm, including a thorough understanding of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 and certain aspects of the Investment Company Act; and experience in private equity, credit, and/or hedge fund environments, either in a law firm or industry. The position is in Oakland, California.

Brookfield is searching for a multifamily investments analyst. Specific responsibilities include performing complex financial analysis and valuations, conducting market research, assisting with due diligence, writing investment committee memorandum and presenting investment recommendations. The analyst will work closely with junior and senior team members, senior management, Brookfield affiliates (investment professionals from other business areas within Brookfield’s real estate platform) and investors. Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in finance, business or a related field; and one to three years of experience in investment banking, M&A, real estate investing, and/or private equity. The position is in New York City.