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AVP, Deal Execution Manager, Private Markets

Location: 

London, GB

Job Function:  Investment Services Private Markets & Finance
Job Type:  Permanent
Req ID:  13484

Investment Services Private Markets & Finance

The Investment Services Private Market and Finance Department is responsible for investment services for the private market and financial management across the GIC group. It is responsible for providing operations and reporting support to the private market business of GIC as well as budgeting, accounting, payment processing, cash management, tax and financial & management reporting services to all departments, corporate management companies and the global offices of the GIC group.

 

 

Deal Execution

The role of the Deal Closer in GIC is to work in-step with the investment teams to project manage the smooth and timely closings of investments within the GIC private markets.

The number of strategies covered by the Deal Closers, as well as the significant deal flow, requires extreme attention to detail, elite organizational skills and clear and concise communication with various stakeholders.

A general understanding of private sector investments along with creative thinking and proper time-management is vital in terms of effectively dealing with the complex nature of the deals and short timelines.

 

Responsibilities

  • Liaison with deal teams on timing of new investment approvals and closing requirements to operationalize

  • Go-to resource for all process queries or application of processes /policies

  • Be the main middle office point of contact for external counterparties such as counsels, custodians, and KYC / AML agents to receive and process equity transaction documents and funding on a timely basis.

  • Ensure accurate and timely funding information to external partners to facilitate closing

  • Collaboration with internal teams to ensure timely exchange of KYC documentation and funding for new investments, evidence of deal closings and resolution of any queries.

  • Upload complete records of closing documentation to the document management system.

  • Opportunistic ad-hoc tasks as assigned by the Deal Closer Team

 

Requirements

  • General familiarity of the investment sector and general knowledge of private sector investing

  • Good understanding of the documentation of private investment transactions, company secretarial practices and the nuances of PE transactions

  • Appreciation of the commercial, governance, legality of deal documents and regulatory environment for private sector transactions

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple tasks and deals at any given time

  • 4 - 6 years’ in a similar environment of  handling investment documentation/ structuring /execution  and operations

 

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All applicants who qualify for the role will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, socio economic background or disabilities.  GIC (Europe) is proud to be a Disability Confident Employer. Please email grphrod_ldo@gic.com.sg at any point of the application or interview process if adjustments need to be made due to a disability. 

Our PRIME Values

Our PRIME Values

GIC is a values driven organization. GIC’s PRIME Values act as our compass, enabling us to fulfil our fundamental purpose and objectives. It is the foundational bedrock which governs our behaviors, our decision making, and our focus. It informs both our long-term strategy as a firm, and the way we relate to our Client, business partners and employees. PRIME stands for Prudence, Respect, Integrity, Merit and Excellence.