Research Analyst

Seattle, Washington State
11 May 2022
10 Jun 2022
Industry Sector
Asset Management
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Title:  Research Analyst 

Reports to: Fund Manager

Employment Status: Full-Time, Exempt


Interested candidates should send their resumes to:



The CP Opportunity Fund is seeking to hire an analyst to assist with its research and due diligence efforts.  This role will work out of our headquarters in Seattle.  The analyst will work side-by-side with the portfolio manager and will gain experience working on the entire investment process, including due diligence, financial analysis, working with management teams and M&A. This is a great opportunity for someone that is seeking to gain investment experience in both the private and the public markets.


Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Financial modeling and valuation preparation
  • Conduct industry research to help establish an investment thesis for new opportunities or to monitor changes that may impact existing portfolio companies
  • Participate on calls and in meetings with both existing and potential portfolio companies
  • Execute operational due diligence research gathering for the closing of private company investments
  • Assist with and administrative tasks



  • 2-5 years of relevant work experience, including financial analysis/modeling
  • Ability to multi-task, work independently, be flexible with work hours
  • Understanding of financial statement analysis
  • Strong aptitude in Excel is required. Proficiency in other Microsoft applications is a plus
  • Knowledge and passion for financial markets
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Undergraduate degree required


Columbia Pacific Advisors manages assets across a variety of alternative investment strategies including private real estate, real estate lending, growth capital, private equity, and distressed debt. The firm utilizes deep fundamental research and seeks to generate compelling, consistent risk-adjusted returns.


The Columbia Pacific Opportunity Fund (CPOF) uses an opportunistic strategy to make equity investments in both private and public companies.  The fund’s investments are focused on the healthcare, finance, and technology markets in order to leverage its internal expertise. 


The Columbia Pacific businesses include a top-tier northwest private investment firm managing over $3.1 billion of investor capital and a leading northwest wealth management firm with over $6 billion under management.  We are in the East Lake area of Seattle, WA.


Find out more about our people, approach and businesses on our website: (private investment business) (wealth management)

Also see our affiliated international healthcare group at  


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