Farragut Seeks Investment Associate to Join its Washington, DC Team

Farragut Capital Partners is a lower middle market private equity firm based in Washington, DC that provides debt and minority equity capital to privately held businesses in support of leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, acquisitions, and other growth initiatives.  Now launching its second fund, Farragut is looking to add a Pre-MBA Investment Associate to its investment team. 

Key responsibilities of the Pre-MBA Investment Associate will include:

  • Assisting in originating and executing new investments, including through financial modeling, company diligence, industry research, and creation of investment committee materials and presentations;

  • Monitoring the financial performance of Farragut’s portfolio companies, including performing trend analysis and tracking key performance metrics;

  • Analyzing investment performance by maintaining and updating valuations and financial models at the portfolio company and fund levels;

  • Preparing quarterly investor reports and other presentations for fund investors;

  • Attending board calls and communicating with portfolio company management; and

  • Tracking new investment opportunities and maintaining the firm’s CRM.

The ideal candidate for the Pre-MBA Investment Associate position will have the following attributes:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, and/or economics preferred;

  • One to three years in investment banking, leveraged finance, commercial banking, accounting, and/or corporate finance;

  • Well-versed in corporate accounting with excellent quantitative and qualitative analytical skills;

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel modeling skills, including proficiency with LBO models;

  • Highly organized and detail-oriented, with demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks and experience working in a small team setting;

  • Confidence and maturity to interact well with the fund’s principals and C-suite executives of current and prospective portfolio companies; and

  • High character, strong work ethic, entrepreneurial spirit, desire to learn.

Please send resumes and cover letters to rhagerty@farragutcapitalpartners.com.