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Global Private Equity Operations - Senior Associate

Business Department:  Private Equity

Broomfield, US

Partners Group is a global private markets investment manager, serving over 1,000 institutional investors. We have USD 127 billion in assets under management and more than 1,600 professionals across 20 offices worldwide. We realize potential in private markets by financing and developing great companies, desirable real estate and essential infrastructure. We create value in our investments through active and long-term responsible ownership.

What it's about

Partners Group is seeking to hire a Denver-based Senior Associate to join the Global Private Equity Operations team (PE Ops). PE Ops works alongside lead direct Private Equity teams, which invest in a broad range of industry verticals including business services, industrials, TMT, consumer, and healthcare, conducting various supporting tasks. This opportunity will encompass working with portfolio company management, internal operating and investment teams to assess the operational maturity of existing portfolio companies in order to detect improvement areas and implement best practices throughout the portfolio. The Senior Associate will be expected to collaborate effectively across the Private Equity platform and broader firm to identify efficiencies, centralize processes, build out solutions, and manage strategic projects that enable investment teams to focus on their core functions.


What we expect

We are looking for a person who works well in a highly entrepreneurial organization, someone who is a self-starter, detail oriented, and possesses strong people, organizational, analytical, and project management skills. Additionally, someone striving to consistently uphold Partners Group's core values of Partnership, Excellence, Leadership, Entrepreneurship, and Passion. The successful candidate should have the following profile:

  • Top academic credentials, with at least a Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Engineering or a related subject. A Graduate degree is a plus, but not required
  • At least five years of relevant work experience, preferably, at Strategy/Management Consultancy or Project Management Office (PMO)
  • Experience in successfully implementing change management programs that increased the operational maturity and delivered measurable financial impact
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication, able to engage and motivate others across all levels of seniority
  • A self-directed person, able to manage effectively and complete tasks in demanding timelines and with competing priorities
  • Strong oral and written English; additional languages are a plus (e.g. German)

Solid proficiency with the Microsoft Office suite (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.)


What we offer

Partners Group is a global financial institution that retains the culture, pace, and agility of a start-up. As a growing firm, we are committed to attracting, developing, and retaining the very best talent by offering a workplace where results are truly recognized and rewarded.  We offer a fantastic opportunity for you to grow:

  • Professional, international working environment
  • Challenging, rewarding career within a growing company
  • Collaborative environment, with on-the-job training and mentorship opportunities
  • Competitive benefits and wellness package, including medical, dental, and vision coverage with employee premiums paid by the Company and subsidized for any dependents
  • 401k (Roth and pre-tax options) with company match
  • 25 vacation days and 12 holidays annually
  • One-month sabbatical after every five years of service
  • Company paid life and disability insurance
  • Competitive compensation package, including performance based annual incentives and a base pay range of 150k - 185k
  • Lunch stipend
  • Fun office and team events, including volunteer opportunities to connect with and help our local communities


Make an impact on the organization by taking a lead role in the growth of our US business.  Our working environment is humble, inclusive, transparent, and the structure of the firm is flat.


Application specifics

  • Please apply at www.partnersgroup.com under the Careers section
  • Please include a resume and a cover letter



Nearest Major Market: Denver

Job Segment: Financial, Equity, Private Equity, Change Management, Finance, Management