Fifth Street Asset Management (“FSAM”) is seeking a healthcare-focused Associate candidate to join the investment team. The Associate position is on the transaction 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 an Associate you will be an integral part of the team, leading analyst teams and working closely with directors and partners on live deals. You will be challenged and given the opportunity to contribute to the overall success of the firm. Fifth Street is committed to providing you the tools and opportunities necessary to advance your learning and your career as rapidly as possible. Potential candidates should be able to demonstrate a track record of success, innovation, and creativity in their prior work experience.
Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: (1) Execute investments in both the debt and equity parts of the capital structure in private equity sponsored leveraged buyout transactions; (2) Evaluate and analyze potential investment opportunities; (3) Perform and coordinate extensive legal and underwriting due diligence processes; and (4) Manage and supervise junior staff.