Analyst, Private Equity

Employer
BC Investment Management Corporation
Location
Victoria, Canada
Salary
competitive
Posted
Oct 11, 2017
Closes
Nov 22, 2017
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

Private Equity is looking for an Analyst to join its team in Victoria. The Analyst plays a key role with Principals, Portfolio Managers and Sr. Portfolio Managers on deal teams to:
• Screen, diligence and support the execution of new investments, often in collaboration with outside commercial, legal and financial advisors
• Build financial models to support valuation conclusions and evaluate debt financing options
• Monitor existing investments by working closely with portfolio company management and board of directors
• Lead various sector analyses and stay abreast of industry trends

bcIMC's Private Equity team places particular emphasis on developing the Analyst's skills as an investor and offers the opportunity for significant responsibility and high exposure (both internally and externally) throughout the entire transaction process from origination to exit.

Must have:
• An undergraduate degree with high academic standing
• 2-5 years of relevant work experience (e.g. investment banking, management
consulting, private equity, corporate M&A, accounting, etc.)
• Strong financial modelling, analytical, valuation and research skills, including
experience building and evaluating LBO models
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a high performance culture
• Willingness to travel extensively
• Authorization to work in Canada


Preferred:
• CFA (or working towards)