Job Overview

Private Equity - Valuations Manager

Location: City of London, London Salary: £65000 - £75000.00 per annum + Pension, PMI, Bonus
Type: Permanent Contact: Andrew Mackay
Posted: 6 months ago

Working for a well respected and high performing business within the Private Equity space, you will join a team focused on the Valuation, Oversight & Analysis of a portfolio of the firms Investments (Direct positions, Co-Investments & Fund Investments).

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform GP valuation reviews and verification for the Valuation Committee and External partners
  • Preparation of Valuation Committee materials - examples include valuation of co-investments and the monthly valuations for regulated investment funds & attendance at meetings to provide strategic insight
  • Attend the non-co-investment valuation committee meetings to provide input and support to members
  • Assisting with the oversight of the Data team's quarterly production cycles particularly for the more complex valuations (e.g. investments with provisions, debt investments, etc.)
  • Assisting the Head of with the implementation of a new strategy/process for verification of co-investment valuations, as well as the development of the valuation process building efficiencies and focusing on continuous improvement
  • Review of daily private equity valuations for daily NAV funds

Knowledge and Experience Required

  • A strong academic pedigree throughout schooling & degree level - with a demonstrated aptitude in quantitative and qualitative analysis preferred
  • A minimum of two years of client-facing experience preferred - Gained within Consultancy, Advisory or Industry
  • Progress / Completion of CFA, CEIV, ASA, ACA, ACCA or equivalent preferred
  • Valuation, accounting, or auditing experience preferred, especially relating to private equity funds/ illiquid investments and/or company valuations
  • Good knowledge of global fund and corporate vehicle structures
  • Experience in analysing General Partner valuation reports and ability to prepare financial models (e.g. discounted cash flow, market multiple, market transaction)
  • Strong understanding of valuation methodologies including good understanding of best practice valuation techniques under IPEV/US GAAP for level 3 securities
  • Performing valuation analysis on a wide range of illiquid investments broadly distributed across industries and geographies while using accepted and relevant approaches and theory

Eames Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.