Private Equity Associate Manager


What we need

The Private Equity Associate Manager will work with the private equity director to oversee the trust’s private equity and private real estate portfolios. These portfolios consist of a globally diverse set of buyout, distressed debt, venture capital, energy/natural resources, and opportunistic real estate partnership investments. This is a mid-level position that will have primary responsibility for overseeing a portion the plan’s buyout portfolio. Candidates must be capable of fully managing assigned general partner relationships.


What you’ll do

  • Manage the negotiation of limited partnership agreements, side letters and related partnership documents

  • Serve on partnership advisory committees, attend annual meetings

  • Evaluate the progress of partnerships, recognizing whether or not a manager is successfully executing the expected investment strategy

  • Provide recommendations regarding investment opportunities, including both partnership and “co-invest” investments

  • Prepare weekly and quarterly reports on manager performance and investment activity

  • Source/foster relationships with potential new general partners


What you should have

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university—major in finance, economics, or accounting is preferred

  • Advanced degree in related field (MBA, Master of Finance, JD, etc.) or certification (CAIA, CFA)

  • Three to five years of directly relevant experience

  • Effective communication, analytical, and organizational skills

  • Must be able to interact confidently with senior investment and management professionals

  • Ability to travel is required

  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills and experience with Microsoft Outlook and Word


What you’ll get

TCDRS offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits with a dynamic work environment in Austin, Texas, overlooking Zilker Park. This is not just a job, but a chance to help thousands of Texans plan for the future.



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If this sounds like you, submit your resume, cover letter, and compensation requirements to InvJobs@tcdrs.org.
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