Blackstone Credit, Structured Products Group (BISF)

Job Description:



Firm Overview:

Blackstone is one of the world's leading investment firms. We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, and the communities in which we work. We do this by using extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems. Our $649 billion in assets under management include investment vehicles focused onprivate equity, real estate, public debt and equity, life sciences, growth equity, opportunistic, non-investment grade credit, real assets and secondary funds, all on a global basis.Further information is available at . Follow Blackstone on Twitter@Blackstone.

Business Unit Overview:

Blackstone Credit is one of the world's largest credit-focused asset managers, with $159 billion in AUM. We seek to generate attractive risk-adjusted returns for our clients by investing across the entire corporate credit market, from public debt to private loans. Our capital supports a wide range of companies across sectors and geographies, enabling businesses to expand, invest, and navigate changing market environments.

Job Title:

Associate - Blackstone Credit, Structured Products Group

Job Description:

Primary responsibilities will include:
  • Working with the team to perform due diligence on prospective investments within the credit space, with a focus on Structured Credit. This will include meeting with potential borrowers and their teams, industry/strategy research, and quantitative analysis.
  • Modeling and evaluating various types of deal structures.
  • Structuring and negotiating deal term sheets.
  • Reviewing credit agreements and other loan documentation.
  • Working with other members of the Investment Team to source, diligence, and underwrite investment opportunities, leveraging Blackstone's various groups where appropriate.
  • Drafting and presenting memorandums for Investment Committees.
  • Monitoring existing investments including tracking key risks/mitigants and continuously challenging the validity of the investment thesis.
  • Thinking creatively about ways to improve the team's existing processes.

Qualifications: Blackstone seeks to hire individuals who are highly motivated, intelligent, and have demonstrated excellence in prior endeavors. In addition to strong analytical and quantitative skills, a successful candidate will have:
  • A desire to work in a team environment, often under strict time constraints.
  • Superior financial modeling skills, with past experience modeling and evaluating transactions.
  • Excellent technical proficiency in Excel/VBA.
  • Prior experience preparing presentation materials using PowerPoint.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Intellectual curiosity and be eager to learn.
  • 1+ years of relevant work experience at an investment bank (M&A, Leveraged Finance, or other coverage groups), consulting firm, a sell-side structuring or trading desk, or a hedge fund.
  • Past Structured Credit experience is helpful, but not required.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete your application, please contact Human Resources at 212-583-5000 (US), +44 (0)20 7451 4000 (EMEA) or +852 3656 8600 (APAC).

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