Finance & Accounting, Private Equity, Venture Capital
The Senior Investment Associate position will work closely with the Executive team by supporting all aspects of the deal process from sourcing and due diligence through deal structuring and post-investment portfolio management. Primary responsibilities will be helping to identify new investment opportunities through research-driven sourcing, researching markets and sector trends, evaluating deals, and conducting detailed business and financial due diligence. The individual will work in both of our primary industry sectors of sportfishing and landscape and irrigation products. Additionally, will work with Managing Director sourcing and evaluating alternative investment opportunities for Elvisridge Partners.
Interface daily with Managing Director and VP’s to determine necessary workload and assist with projects as needed
Perform detailed market research and analysis in identified target markets, monitoring key trends in economic drivers
Collaborate with the team and work independently to proactively source and evaluate new investment opportunities
Develop and help implement strategies for specific portfolio companies to increase revenue, improve operations, and strengthen financial controls
Provide financial evaluation of project investment opportunities including review of project documents and perform due diligence as needed
Participate in negotiations on behalf of the firm for new investments dealing with partnership arrangements, financing arrangements, and other project contacts which impact the project return
Assist executive team with ongoing reviews of portfolio companies’ operating results and financials
Establish and maintain relationship with industry, trade and professional organizations to enhance visibility of the firm and its portfolio companies in the marketplace
Assist with other alternative investment strategies as needed.
Travel required as needed.
Independent and flexible, with excellent analytical, strategic and implementation skill
Uncompromising with respect to integrity and confidentiality in all regards
Results-oriented, with an ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and expeditiously
Able to both take direction and show initiative as appropriate
Knowledge of business growth strategy and the risk/return characteristics of private equity investment opportunities
Extensive financial modeling skills and experience in Excel
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Clear, concise writing skills
5+ years of experience in private equity, investment banking, or family office preferred
Graduate Degree preferred but not required.
Additional Salary Information: Salary and annual bonus based on performance
Benefits: Health insurance, Simple IRA program with company matching, three weeks paid time off
About Elvisridge Capital, LLC
Elvisridge Capital is a private investment firm that acquires privately-held, lower middle-market manufacturing companies in the Sportfishing and Landscape Products sectors. We offer personal attention, operational expertise, and strategic resources to the companies that we partner with. We make investments for the long-term and offer the opportunity for management teams or owners to continue employment, participate in acquisitions, and benefit from ongoing profits by having an equity stake in the business. The team at Elvisridge Capital is enthusiastic and focused on growing our portfolio and are looking for like-minded individuals to join us in our efforts.