Private Equity Analyst - Valuations

IHS Markit
Dallas, USA
Jan 20, 2021
Feb 03, 2021
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Department Overview:

As a market leader in the provision of illiquid portfolio pricing valuation services, our Portfolio Equity professionals assist clients in the post-trade valuation of alternative investments, specifically for debt and equity positions for which there are no "active market" quotations available.

Position Summary:

The Private Equity Delivery Analyst will deliver a range of valuation services specifically to the alternative investment community including private equity and hedge funds, banks, institutional investors and fund administrators, in connection with provision of post-trade valuations for their alternative investment positions.

Duties & Accountability:

The Delivery Analyst's duties include:
  • Performing valuations on a wide range of illiquid investments across industries and geographies using IHS Markit's valuation methodologies
  • Reporting valuation results to clients and handling client queries
  • Contributing to the design and enhancement of the financial models used to perform valuations
  • Working with management to maintain client relationships
  • Attending relevant industry events to broaden your knowledge and experience within the alternative asset industry

Education and Experience:

Part qualified accountant or CFA candidate currently working to obtain qualification

Solid experience of constructing and reviewing valuation models and other financial models including: DCF, Comparable Company, M&A Transaction, Black Scholes and other asset models

Experience of responding to client price challenges

Knowledge of software packages including MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Commercial awareness

In-depth knowledge of several industry sectors, e.g. Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals, Food & Drug Retailing, Energy, or Software & IT Services

Experience of maintaining client relationships

Experience in prioritizing tasks in order to deliver valuations

Ability to coordinate with internal teams across a variety of functions

Personal Competencies:

Personal impact

Exceptional energy, drive and stamina

Flexible and able to adapt to changing situations

Strong influential skills


Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Strong verbal and written communication skills


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