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Director / Vice President – Structured Products

New York

Credit Funds

Ref#: 2925

Date published: 18-Mar-2022

Director / Vice President – Structured Products
New York, NY

About Fortress: 
Fortress Investment Group LLC is a leading, highly diversified global investment manager with approximately $54.2 billion of assets under management as of September 30, 2021. Founded in 1998, Fortress manages assets on behalf of over 1,800 institutional clients and private investors worldwide across a range of credit and real estate, private equity and permanent capital investment strategies. Investment performance is our cornerstone - we strive to generate strong risk adjusted returns for our investors over the long term. For additional information on Fortress, please visit www.fortress.com. 

About the Position:                                                 
We are looking for an exceptional Director/Vice President to join our Structured Products team.  The Fund invests throughout the capital structure through a disciplined, bottoms-up, and credit fundamentals investment process. The team will look to invest in assets, securities and loans backed by residential and commercial real estate, aviation or other asset cashflows or receivables.

Responsibilities include:
Sourcing new investment opportunities for our Global Credit Funds
Ability to analyzing new investment opportunities and conduct ongoing asset management of existing positions
Create transaction analysis, summaries, and investment memorandums for recommendations to the Investment Committee
Ability to handle large quantities of loan and property-level data received from third parties
Collaborate with different teams across the Credit Fund

Minimum 7 years of buy or sell-side experience, preferably in a Credit Fund or Wall Street Bank working in Structured Products on the debt or equity side or advisory
Additional experience in a rigorous, analytical role in sell-side research, investment banking, private equity, strategy consulting, or at a leading firm in industry
Excellent undergraduate academic degree and any advanced degrees preferred
Strong work ethic, business judgment, ability to work across different vertices, and commercial instincts

Skills required:
Ability to manage a team and work across a larger organization
Knowledge of Bloomberg, Trepp or Intex and its functions
Excellent PC skills with proficiency in Excel
Strong analytical and quantitative skills, with demonstrated experience in financial modeling and projecting cash flows
Strong grasp of capital structures
Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
Ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple priorities with accuracy and thoroughness
Self-Motivated with the ability to work off of general instructions while producing a thorough end-product which has been expanded upon the candidate’s own ideas

Fortress Investment Group LLC collectively with its subsidiaries and operating affiliates is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.