2-Year Associate, Credit Strategic Solutions
The Carlyle Group
Our Global Credit segment is a global, multi-product, markets-focused investment platform. Established in 1999 with our first high yield fund, Global Credit currently operates 122 active vehicles with more than 210 investment professionals and approximately $152 billion in AUM, as of June 30, 2023.
As part of Global Credit, Credit Strategic Solutions focuses on the origination, structuring, and management of credit opportunities. Credit Strategic Solutions is currently investing out of Carlyle Structured Solutions (“CSS”) and Carlyle Asset Finance (“CAF”). CSS invests primarily in private, directly originated credit instruments sourced, structured and underwritten by Carlyle. CAF seeks to provide flexible, asset-backed financing solutions to non-bank lenders and other asset owners. Additionally, Credit Strategic Solutions designs bespoke investment solutions for the benefit of Carlyle’s institutional clients, including pensions and insurers.
The Associate will be based in New York, NY and the role will entail evaluating & executing new investment opportunities, portfolio monitoring of existing investments, and designing investment solutions and structures for institutional investors. The Associate will serve as an integral part of the deal team and contribute meaningfully throughout the investment process, including due diligence, engagement with internal and external stakeholders, financial modeling and valuation, and drafting of materials and investment committee memos.
Education & Certificates
- Bachelor’s degree required
Knowledge & Experience
- 2 – 3 years of relevant experience in Financial Services, Investment Banking, or credit investing
- Experience in transaction and deal execution, credit underwriting is preferred
Position-specific Technical Requirements
- Strong PowerPoint and Excel skills required
- High attention to detail and strong organizational skills
- Excellent analytical, written and verbal communication skills
- Self-starter, positive attitude with strong multi-tasking and prioritization abilities in a fast-paced environment
- Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a team
- Mature and hard-working, strong executive presence; and
- Tenacious/persistent and humble – goes the extra mile with the right attitude
The compensation range for this role is specific to New York City and takes into account a wide range of factors including but not limited to the skill sets required/preferred; prior experience and training; licenses and/or certifications.
The anticipated base salary range for this role is $150,000.
In addition to the base salary, the hired professional will enjoy a comprehensive benefits package spanning retirement benefits, health insurance, life insurance and disability, paid time off, paid holidays, family planning benefits and various wellness programs. Additionally, the hired professional may also be eligible to participate in an annual discretionary incentive program, the award of which will be dependent on various factors, including, without limitation, individual and organizational performance.
Due to the high volume of candidates, please be advised that only candidates selected to interview will be contacted by The Carlyle Group.
The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG) is a global investment firm with $381 billion of assets under management and more than half of the AUM managed by women, across 562 investment vehicles as of March 31, 2023. Founded in 1987 in Washington, DC, Carlyle has grown into one of the world’s largest and most successful investment firms, with more than 2,100 professionals operating in 29 offices in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australia. Carlyle places an emphasis on development, retention and inclusion as supported by our internal processes and seven Employee Resource Groups (ERGs). Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, which range from public and private pension funds to wealthy individuals and families to sovereign wealth funds, unions and corporations. Carlyle invests across three segments – Global Private Equity, Global Credit and Investment Solutions – and has expertise in various industries, including: aerospace, defense & government services, consumer & retail, energy, financial services, healthcare, industrial, real estate, technology & business services, telecommunications & media and transportation
At Carlyle, we know that diverse teams perform better, so we seek to create a community where we continually exchange insights, embrace different perspectives and leverage diversity as a competitive advantage. That is why we are committed to growing and cultivating teams that include people with a variety of perspectives, people who provide unique lenses through which to view potential deals, support and run our business.