Investment Analyst – Private Credit

Company/ Firm Name

CVC

Location

London, UK

Published Date

16 September 2021

About the job:

Firm Profile


Established in 2005, CVC Credit Partners is the dedicated credit arm of CVC. The business invests in companies across the sub-investment grade corporate credit markets in Europe and North America, with a strong focus on downside protection through active risk management.  It provides investors with a broad range of opportunities to meet their investment criteria through dedicated vehicles and investment solutions for both performing and non-performing credit assets.  These investment vehicles benefit from the broad experience of the local investment teams, as well as the unique access to the accumulated knowledge within the broader CVC platform.


Responsibilities of the Role


Responsibilities will include the following:


  • Overall responsibility for a selection of corporate issuers and (less so) sectors/countries

  • Evaluating financial performance of issuers - including reviewing and opining on monthly/quarterly/annual operating statements/budgets and maintaining internal models as well as meeting management teams and sponsors

  • Helping to identify/source new investment opportunities, connect with sell side desks and other funds

  • Reviewing and recommending new investment opportunities in investment committee and taking responsibility for analysis

  • Working as part of a team - communicating with portfolio managers, other investment team members, traders and operations professionals


Qualifications, Skills & Experience


  • Strong understanding of financial reporting, modelling with great attention to detail

  • Solid understanding of credit instruments, both private and public

  • Ideal backgrounds may be found in accounting/restructuring practises as well as sell side trading desks

  • A European language would be beneficial (preference for Dutch, Belgian, Swedish)

  • Minimum of 1-2 years relevant experience required; - top tier investment bank, M&A or Lev Finance

  • Ability to influence people and extract information;

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, presentation, communication, and writing skills;

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, actively seeking out new areas of responsibility;

  • Intelligence, creativity, as well as organisation skills and attention to detail.


Location


The role will be based at CVC’s London offices.