Sr. Associate, Private Debt

Thrivent Financial
Minneapolis, Minnesota
We are open to negotiation based on experience
Jan 31, 2018
Apr 01, 2018
Employment Type
Full Time

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