Director - Infrastructure & Utilities


Date: Jun 11, 2021

Location: New York, NY, US

Company: New York Life Insurance Co


New York Life Investments (NYLIM), an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of New York Life Insurance Company, is a top 25 global asset management firm. With more than $500 billion in assets under management, NYLIM is a premier investment management firm serving a variety of client segments including retail, institutional, insurance and defined contribution and benefit on a global basis. New York Life Investments offers a diverse set of investment capabilities ranging from traditional equity and fixed income to alternative investment strategies and multi-asset solutions. Renowned for its premier investment acumen and client focus, NYLIM’s vision is to be one of the most trusted providers of investment management expertise and long-term financial security.






A career at New York Life offers many opportunities. To be part of a growing and successful business. To reach your full potential, whatever your specialty. Above all, to make a difference in the world by helping people achieve financial security. It’s a career journey you can be proud of, and you’ll find plenty of support along the way. Our development programs range from skill-building to management training, and we value our diverse and inclusive workplace where all voices can be heard. Recognized as one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies, New York Life is committed to improving local communities through a culture of employee giving and service, supported by our Foundation. It all adds up to a rewarding career at a company where doing right by our customers is part of who we are, as a mutual company without outside shareholders. We invite you to bring your talents to New York Life, so we can continue to help families and businesses “Be Good At Life.” To learn more, please visit LinkedIn, our Newsroom and the Careers page of


Position Purpose:

Join an investment team that manages a debt private placement portfolio and originates new private placement investments.  Perform financial statement analysis, credit analysis, and other skills required to manage a portfolio and analyze new transactions. 


Specific Responsibilities:

  • New Transaction Origination – screen new investment opportunities and present ideas/conclusions for peer review.  Perform investment analysis, financial modeling, conduct company research, and prepare formal credit memorandums.  Analyze financial information to forecast business, industry, and economic conditions used in making investment decisions. Present investment recommendations to Credit Committee.  Work with Agent Banks to secure bespoke opportunities as well as allocations to new transactions.
  • Portfolio Management – maintain ongoing dialogue with Issuers, including attendance at in person meetings.  Analyze company financial statements, industry, regulatory and economic information in order to track financial performance, industry developments, and compliance with required terms.  Prepare and present periodic portfolio reviews, sector specific reviews, and manage amendments and waivers as required.



  • Undergraduate degree (BA) required, preferable to have majored in economics, accounting or finance.
  • 5+ years of private placement industry or meaningful investment experience.    


Technical Skills:

  • Strong team player with the ability to manage and prioritize numerous tasks.
  • Exceptional attention to detail, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong quantitative skills.
  • Ability to understand current events that may impact business issues.


Please note: During calendar year 2021, employees of Group Benefit Solutions can be considered for open positions within Group Benefit Solutions only. Applications from Group Benefit Solutions employees for open positions within other New York Life businesses are unable to be considered.

Job Requisition ID: 83595






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