Senior Direct Lending Analyst, Private Credit

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pimco
  • 19 Oct 17 2017-10-19

Senior Direct Lending Analyst, Private Credit

Position Description

PIMCO is a global investment solutions provider with more than 2,200 dedicated professionals in 12 countries focused on a single mission: to manage risks and deliver returns for our clients. We are recognized as an innovator, industry thought leader and trusted advisor to our clients around the world. We aspire to cultivate performance and leadership through empowering our people, diversity of thought, and a commitment to an inclusive culture that engages in our global communities.
PIMCO alternatives represent approximately $27 billion of AUM across hedge funds and longer lock private equity style opportunistic funds. Strategies include corporate credit, macro, structured credit, volatility, corporate distressed, mortgages and real estate alongside a range of private credit strategies.
PIMCO is seeking an Analyst to join its growing private credit team, to be based in our New York office. This individual will be directly involved in sourcing, evaluating, underwriting and managing of private credit investments. This individual will interact across our investment organization; including Portfolio Management professionals within our private credit alternatives platform, as well as across the firm's corporate research group.

Position Requirements


  • Assisting in underwriting and monitoring of private corporate debt investments, including interfacing with portfolio company management
  • Partner with PIMCO Alternatives deal teams on diligence, underwriting, and management of selective investments
  • General portfolio management including quarterly valuation and reporting
  • Analyzing and presenting portfolio level statistics to the PIMCO Investment Committee
  • 3-5+ years of direct lending experience, either from a direct lending fund or Business Development Company (BDC)
  • Strong prior experience in credit analysis and financial modeling
  • Strong academic credentials and achievement
  • Experience managing tasks with minimal direction and an ability to make preliminary decisions in a short time frame
  • Good communicator, strong written and oral presentation abilities; needs to be persuasive and credible

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.