IHS Markit Private Equity Delivery Analyst in Dallas, Texas

Department overview

As a market leader in the provision of illiquid portfolio pricing valuation services, our Portfolio Equity professionals assist clients in the post-trade valuation of alternative investments, specifically for debt and equity positions for which there are no "active market" quotations available.

Position summary

The Private Equity Delivery Analyst will deliver a range of valuation services specifically to the alternative investment community including private equity and hedge funds, banks, institutional investors and fund administrators, in connection with provision of post-trade valuations for their alternative investment positions.

Duties & accountabilities

The Delivery Analyst’s duties include:

  • Performing valuations on a wide range of illiquid investments across industries and geographies using Markit’s valuation methodologies

  • Reporting valuation results to clients and handling client queries

  • Contributing to the design and enhancement of the financial models used to perform valuations

  • Working with management to maintain client relationships

  • Attending relevant industry events to broaden your knowledge and experience within the alternative asset industry

Business competencies

Education and experience

Part qualified accountant or CFA candidate currently working to obtain qualification

Solid experience of constructing and reviewing valuation models and other financial models including: DCF, comparable company, commodity contracts / forecasts, and other intangible asset models

Experience of responding to client price challenges

Knowledge of software packages including MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Commercial awareness

In-depth knowledge of several industry sectors, e.g. Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals, Food & Drug Retailing, Healthcare Providers & Services, or Software & IT Services

Experience of maintaining client relationships

Management requirements

Experience in prioritising tasks in order to deliver valuations

Ability to coordinate with internal teams across a variety of functions

Personal competencies

Personal impact

Exceptional energy, drive and stamina

Flexible and able to adapt to changing situations

Strong influential skills

Communication

Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Teamwork

Strong team player

Company overview

Markit is a leading, global financial information services company with over 3,500 employees. The company provides independent data, valuations and trade processing across all asset classes in order to enhance transparency, reduce risk and improve operational efficiency. Its client base includes the most significant institutional participants in the financial marketplace. For more information, please see http://www.markit.com

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IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivaled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence. IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk.

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