Sr. Associate, Private Debt

Employer
Thrivent Financial
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Salary
We are open to negotiation based on experience
Posted
Jan 31, 2018
Closes
Apr 01, 2018
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

Thrivent Financial is a Fortune 500 financial services membership organization helping nearly 3 million members achieve their financial goals and give back to their communities. Thrivent Financial and its affiliates offer a broad range of financial products and services including life insurance, annuities, mutual funds, disability income insurance, bank products and more.

Thrivent’s Private Debt team manages an $8 billion portfolio of investment grade private placements, issued by a diverse group of U.S. and international companies across a variety of sectors.

We are seeking candidates, preferably with a Master of Business Administration degree, who are highly motivated and desire challenging, analytical work.

Position Roles/Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Support Private Debt team in underwriting private placement debt investments
  • Participate in making investment recommendations and decisions
  • Support management of portfolio
  • Financial modeling for new deal activity and special projects
  • Research companies and industries
  • Perform fundamental analysis and communicate conclusions to Private Investments team
  • Assist in the coordination of the deal and due diligence processes

Position Qualifications:

  • MBA with a concentration in finance or accounting preferred, or an undergraduate degree with direct experience with private placements or credit analysis would be considered
  • CFA Charterholder, or willingness to pursue
  • 2+ years relevant work experience
  • Solid history of achievement in past professional and academic experiences
  • Exceptional analytical, written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent financial modeling skills with proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint, and Word