Head of Alternative Investments

 

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

Karoll Financial Group is a leading Bulgarian non-banking financial group that offers services in the fields of brokerage, corporate finance, asset management, insurance and assurance, land banking, private equity, and investment banking.

Karoll Capital Management, the Group’s asset management company is looking to recruit Head of Alternative Investments

 

Successful candidates will possess:

  • Solid managerial experience with focus on alternatives at an established alternative investment management firm/team
  • Involvement in the execution of private equity deals amounting to $500+ mill.
  • Excellent understanding of the processes and practices of the investment and decision-making process at alternative investment management firms
  • Knowledge of the Emerging European markets specifics is a plus
  • Relevant university degree from a reputable academic institution
  • CFA/CAIA or equivalent considered an advantage
  • Very strong analytical and complex problem solving skills
  • Excellent leadership, interpersonal and teamwork skills
  • Fluent English and Bulgarian language skills, outstanding presentation skills

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Helping set up the processes, practices and team responsibilities within the organization, as well as formulate the products’ investment philosophy and strategy
  • Identifying and researching investment opportunities in private equity, VC, infrastructure etc.
  • Conducting investment analysis, due diligence and deal execution, participating in investment committees
  • Monitoring investments, managing fund / portfolio of alternative investments in Emerging Europe
  • Forming asset class views and assisting with asset allocation within the alternatives universe
  • Preparing research materials, reports and presentations for management and clients
  • Presenting investment strategies to sophisticated professional investors from Europe, America and Asia

 

We offer:

  • Outstanding career prospects in a growing organization
  • Exposure to sophisticated clients and partners
  • Highly motivating and challenging working environment in a young and ambitious team
  • Attractive remuneration package, including result-based incentives, complete social package

If you feel you are the ideal candidate for this position, please submit your CV and motivation letter to: KCM@karoll.bg Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews.