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Senior Vice President / Executive Director of Origination

Fifth Street Asset Management Inc. is seeking a Senior Vice President / Executive Director of Origination for its Greenwich, CT office to support its direct lending originations platform. As a Senior Vice President / Executive Director at Fifth Street you will work on sourcing lending opportunities from private equity sponsor led buyouts, primarily in the middle market.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Initiating and cultivating long-term partnerships with private equity sponsors to enhance deal flow
  • Proactively monitoring the sponsor relationship to increase first looks & allocations
  • Ensuring continuity of contact between Sponsors and Fifth Street’s deal teams
  • Attending numerous financial industry conferences, participating in local industry events, and networking with the Sponsor community
  • Contributing to Fifth Street’s marketing program and overall market presence

The role will require substantial travel to meet with private equity sponsors, visit companies, and attend board meetings and conferences among other requirements. Fifth Street is committed to providing you with the tools and opportunities necessary to advance your learning and your career as rapidly as possible, including access to training opportunities, guidance, and mentoring.

Executive Assistant

Fifth Street Asset Management Inc. is seeking an Executive Assistant to support the Co-President in our Greenwich, CT office. The ideal candidate must exhibit exceptional organizational skills, effective networking skills, strong written and verbal communication as well as attention to detail with the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment. Responsibilities will be complex and confidential requiring the utmost level of discretion and independent judgment. This opportunity will allow you to exercise your strategic and analytical abilities by supporting a highly successful executive.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Provide operating support to the Co-President
  • Proactively manage the calendar demands personal/business, contact database, phone coverage, prioritize issues/responses, expense management and organize complex travel arrangements
  • Assist with strategic planning; research, prepare and review materials for meetings, speaking engagements, etc.
  • Build and maintain business relationships, both internally and externally, including investors, banking partners, management team
  • Manage and lead projects assigned by the Co-President, track action items, brief teams as needed
  • Assist with the creation/modification of various ad-hoc reports and special projects as needed
  • Must be flexible to handle any needs that may arise

Senior Analyst / Associate

Fifth Street Asset Management Inc. is seeking a Senior Analyst/Associate candidate for its Greenwich, CT office. The Senior Analyst/Associate position is on the investment team; this team executes new investments in both the debt and equity parts of the capital structure in private equity sponsored leveraged buyout transactions and manages Fifth Street’s 100+ portfolio companies.

As a Senior Analyst/Associate at Fifth Street, you will work on live deals alongside senior professionals, providing support for all phases of the firm’s investment process. Fifth Street is committed to providing you with the tools and opportunities necessary to advance your learning and your career as rapidly as possible, including unlimited access to training opportunities, guidance and mentoring.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Evaluate and analyze potential investment opportunities
  • Perform extensive underwriting due diligence
  • Generate investment memorandums and valuation research reports for internal and external constituents
  • Assist in portfolio management and monitoring

Strategy and Investment Senior Analyst / Associate

Fifth Street Asset Management is seeking a Senior Analyst/Associate candidate for its Greenwich, CT office to support its Strategy & Investment team. As a Senior Analyst/Associate at Fifth Street, you will work on strategic initiatives and live deals, primarily consisting of debt financing for sponsor-backed leveraged buyouts, alongside senior investment professionals.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Perform financial statement analysis and build financial models
  • Work with Fifth Street management to develop and implement value creating initiatives
  • Draft strategy & investment presentation materials for review by Credit Committee, Senior Management, and Board of Directors
  • Analyze performance, research industry trends, and prepare reports on portfolio investment performance & valuation
  • Attend board meetings and perform on-site inspections

Fifth Street is committed to providing you with the tools and opportunities necessary to advance your learning and your career as rapidly as possible, including access to training opportunities, guidance and mentoring.