Analyst

MiddleGround
(Lexington, KY)

 

Responsibilities

Based in Lexington, KY, the Analyst will be an integral team member supporting both the Investment and Operations teams at MiddleGround Capital. Analysts will be responsible for researching and analyzing data, market trends, and other key financials for companies in which the firm is considering making an investment. Additional responsibilities include collaborating with the Operations team to develop the Value Creation Plan (VCP) for each portfolio company and evaluating portfolio company vendor terms, capital projects and spending, direct and indirect expenses, and inventory. Investment team responsibilities include tracking deal flow, review, and analysis of potential transactions, creation of models to evaluate such transactions and preparation of internal memorandums regarding such evaluation.

Qualifications

The successful candidate will be a resourceful self-starter with an entrepreneurial mindset and team-first mentality. A track record of excellence and exceptional work ethic are key qualities of an ideal candidate. This person will be detail-oriented with superior analytical, quantitative, and organizational skills and will have the ability to effectively manage large quantities of information. He/she will be capable of concurrently handling a wide variety of tasks and be able to quickly shift priorities yet maintain focus. A Bachelor’s Degree is required.

Preferred Qualifications

While it is not necessary, ideal candidate background in Finance, Engineering, or Operations and/or prior experience in Investment Banking, Private Equity, Venture Capital.

 

If interested, please email careers@middlegroundcapital.com and provide a current resume.

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