United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)

AVP/MGR, Investment Analyst/Manager (Private Equity Funds), UOB Alternative Investment Management

United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB) | Date Posted: 16-Jul-2018
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Job Nature:
Position Level:
Entry Level
'N' Levels / 'O' Levels, ITE/ NITEC/ Higher NITEC, 'A' Levels, Diploma, Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

Functional area: UOB Alternative Investment Management
Employment type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent

Job responsibilities:
UOBAIM is a growing alternative investment management firm with an Asian investment focus servicing a wide-range of global clients both institutional and individual.
As part of our business expansion, we are looking to hire an Investment Analyst/Manager.
Your responsibilities will include the following:
  • Sourcing and executing new fund investments (primary and secondary) - This involves conducting in-depth analysis of funds and fund management teams as well as analysis of the underlying companies.
  • Country and Industry Opportunity Analysis to identify and validate new investment opportunities
  • Portfolio monitoring – This will involve monitoring of existing client private equity fund-of-funds portfolios. This include preparing of quarterly portfolio review reports, managing day-to-day relationship with underlying fund GPs, responding to client’s information requests, managing capital drawdowns and distributions, initiating and evaluating exit options including secondary sales and other administrative matters. 
  • Support fund raising efforts - Development of marketing materials, pipeline development and opportunities landscaping.
  • Execute co-investments
Job requirements:
  • A degree/MBA in business/finance or equivalent from a reputable tertiary institution
  • Possess 3 – 5 years (more than 5 year for a manager position) of relevant investment or research experience
  • Working knowledge of private equity investment
  • Experience in co-investments and direct investment will also be an advantage
  • Individuals with consulting background will also be considered. For a manager position, working knowledge of portfolio construction and portfolio management is necessary
  • Strong work ethic and able to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to attend to detail while maintaining the big picture
  • Speak and read Chinese to handle mandarin speaking market
  • Strong expertise with Powerpoint, Word and Excel
Company Overview
United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)
United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) is a leading bank in Asia with a global network of more than 500 branches and offices in 19 countries and territories in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. In Asia, we operate through our head office in Singapore and banking subsidiaries in China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand, as well as branches and offices. Today, UOB is rated among the world’s top banks: ‘Aa1’ by Moody’s and ‘AA-’ by Standard & Poor’s and Fitch Ratings. Generations of UOB employees for the past 80 years have carried through the entrepreneurial spirit, focus on long-term value creation and an unwavering commitment to do what is right for our customers and our colleagues. At UOB, we believe in being a responsible financial services provider and we are committed to making a difference in the lives of our stakeholders and in the communities in which we operate. Just as we are dedicated to helping our customers manage their finances wisely and grow their businesses,