Senior Valuation Analyst – Portfolio Securities (Central NJ)

Excellent opportunity to work on top deals and gain key industry contacts. This is a flat organization with great visibility.  Management is very responsive to their employees, and  has created an ideal  platform for upward mobility.  Superior working environment.

Our client is a top rated independent valuation practice.

Our client has two open positions for a Senior Valuation Analyst. The roles are:

  1. Senior Valuation Analyst – Porfolio Valuation Group
  2. Senior Valuation Analyst – Purchase Price Allocation/Goodwill Impairment Group

This role will primarily perform valuations of various investment securities for hedge funds and other investment companies. Such securities consist of illiquid investments such as bank loans, subordinated debt, and preferred and common equity in privately-held companies, as well as structured products and other unique securities.


Conduct research on client, competitors, industry, and capital markets, including market multiples, comparable ratios, and credit spreads.

Gather and document pertinent data obtained through client interaction.

Build, modify and utilize financial models for discounted cash flow, guideline market multiple, market transaction, fixed income and option valuations.

Perform valuation analyses on companies and their securities across a wide range of industries using relevant qualitative information gathered and through the application of proprietary quantitative valuation models.

Assist in preparing formal client reports.


Undergraduate BS or BA, or a Graduate MS or MBA degree in Finance. Any coursework in valuation or securities analysis a plus.

Minimum 3 to 5 years dependent on relevant work experience and education, specifically working with Portfolio Securities.

Minimum 3 to 5 years experience with either Portfolio Valuation or Purchase Price Allocation and GoodWill Impairment.

Advanced, working knowledge of Excel and Word.

Strong oral and written communication skills and superior analytical capabilities are essential.

Self starter and ability to master new tasks quickly.

Ability to work on multiple assignments, prioritize tasks, and handle dynamic, time-sensitive engagements in a team setting.

Strong work ethic and ability to work flexible hours around critical due dates.

Applicants must have unrestricted authorization to work for any employer in the U.S.

Location: Central NJ

Salary: $60K-$85K Plus Quarterly & Year End Bonus

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