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Type of Role: Investments

Experience Level: VP/Principal/Director

Location: New York City, New York

Salary: $162K - $275K

J.P. Morgan Asset Management is the world’s third-largest alternatives manager, with a 40-year history of delivering innovative alternative solutions across market cycles. Our alternative investment engines are managed by highly specialized independent teams, backed by the global reach, vast resources and robust governance of J.P. Morgan Asset Management. Our alternative strategies are designed to achieve specific client outcomes and built to deliver uncorrelated returns to traditional asset classes. Customized alternative portfolios can be tailored to individual client needs. We offer strategies across the alternative investment spectrum, including real estate, private equity and credit, infrastructure, transportation, liquid alternatives and hedge funds.

The Private Equity Group (“PEG”) of J.P. Morgan Investment Management Inc. is one of the longest-standing global private equity programs in the industry. The PEG manages approximately $30 billion of assets on behalf of a diverse group of leading global institutions and individual investors. The team consists of over 60 professionals operating from offices in New York, London and Hong Kong. The global investment program includes primary, secondary, and co-investment opportunities. Market segments of focus include buyout, venture capital and growth equity.

We are seeking a Vice President for the PEG’s New York office. This role will source, underwrite and execute private equity secondary investments and contribute to the broader PEG platform.

Job Responsibilities

  • Playing a leading role in the sourcing, due diligence and monitoring of private equity secondary investments
  • Managing all aspects of the transaction, including deal selection, pricing analysis, negotiation and execution
  • Training Associates and Analysts throughout the entire investment life cycle
  • Represent the PEG in the investment community at annual meetings, conferences, and other events
  • Supporting business development and fundraising efforts involving the secondary investment strategy

Required qualifications, capabilities and skills 

  • Minimum 4 years of relevant industry experience (6 years of professional experience), including private equity secondary investing (both LP and GP-led experience preferred)
  • Excellent writing, communication, presentation, and analytical skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Willingness to work effectively in a team environment