Private Equity Valuations Analyst

Company/ Firm Name

S&P Global/IHS Markit

Location

London, UK

Published Date

23 May 2022

About the job:

The Private Equity Valuations Analyst will deliver a range of valuation services specifically to the alternative investment community including private equity, asset managers, hedge funds, banks and fund administrators, in connection with the provision of post-trade valuations for investments across private equity and illiquid debt.


Our analyst teams in London, Dallas, Gurgaon and Singapore serve over 300 institutional investors and cover notable names in start-up, growth, mature and distressed markets across the globe. Since inception in 2014, the Private Equity business has been amongst the fastest-growing areas within IHS Markit and the business is looking for a driven valuations analyst to support its future product growth.




Duties and Responsibilities – “Your Role”



Key responsibilities include:



  • Performing valuations on a wide range of illiquid investments across industries and geographies while using accepted and relevant approaches and theory

  • Presenting analyses and conclusions including written reports, and handling valuation queries from clients

  • Contributing to the design and enhancement of the financial models used to perform valuations

  • Working with management to build and maintain client relationships

  • Attending relevant industry events to broaden their knowledge and experience within the alternative asset industry




Job Requirements – “About You”



Key Qualifications and Skills:



  • Qualified accountant or CFA charter holder (or in process of obtaining qualification)

  • Solid experience of constructing and reviewing valuation models and other financial models including: DCF, comparable company / bond, and other intangible asset models

  • Experience of managing delivery of valuations and provision of responses to price challenges

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




Job Benefits – “What we offer”



  • Opportunity to work within a fast growth business

  • Strong client base across Private Equity, hedge funds and alternate asset investors.

  • Engage in research to be able to value early stage private companies, unicorns and illiquid debt portfolios.

  • Opportunity to work with world experts in the field

  • Opportunity to work on technology projects to enhance the quality and depth of the valuations product




Equal Opportunity Employer:



S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law.  Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.



If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: EEO.Compliance@spglobal.com and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.