The Blackstone Group L.P
Tactical Opportunities – Investor Relations Business Developement Project Manager – Principal
Blackstone is one of the world’s leading investment firms. We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, and the communities in which we work. We do this by using extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems. Our asset management businesses, with over $430 billion in assets under management, include investment vehicles focused on private equity, real estate, public debt and equity, non-investment grade credit, opportunistic, real assets and secondary funds, all on a global basis. Further information is available at
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Business Unit Overview:
Tactical Opportunities (Tac Opps) is Blackstone's opportunistic investment platform.
The Tac Opps team invests globally across asset classes, industries and geographies, seeking to identify and execute on attractive, differentiated investment opportunities. As part of the strategy, the team leverages the intellectual capital across Blackstone’s various businesses while continuously optimizing its approach in the face of ever-changing market conditions.
Principal, New York
The Investor Relations Business Development (“IRBD”) Project Manager will support Tac Opps by driving Fund marketing initiatives and processes including fund raising initiatives (including coordinating with firm-wide IRBD professionals and marketers), Fund closings, regular communication with Limited Partners, production of client materials, strategic marketing initiatives, ensuring all deliverables are met.
Manage overall fund raising efforts both strategy and execution, including oversight of the junior team and placement agents
Design and execute management reporting – including routine weekly and monthly reports and all ad hoc presentations as needed
Lead the preparation of marketing materials, investor presentations, diligence materials, etc.
Liaise with the global IRBD team to disseminate Fund information
Ensure management and completion of all meeting follow-up, diligence requests, RFPs
Chair regular meetings with Blackstone IRBD
Run co-investment processes
Review all Tac Opps client related materials (i.e. capital call memos, updated decks, quarterly reporting, etc.) and design all internal Blackstone memos
Work with executive offices to identify potential travel/key client updates
Maintain co-investment tracker (historical and interest)
Blackstone seeks to hire individuals who are highly motivated, intelligent, have sound judgment, and have demonstrated excellence in prior endeavors. In addition to strong analytical and time management skills, the successful candidate must have:
Minimum of 6 years of professional experience including demonstrated project management expertise and team leadership
Exceptional ability to drive and manage multiple processes; strong attention to detail and ability to manage multiple projects in a fast paced, dynamic environment
Strong judgment, interpersonal and influencing skills
Superior communication and presentation skills with a demonstrated ability to write effectively
Candidate should be energetic, self-motivated, and a team-oriented individual who thrives on challenge in a fast-paced, dynamic environment - often under pressure to meet demanding deadlines
Strong work ethic, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a desire to learn
Collaborative individual who will foster strong working relationships across firm
All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or any other category protected by law.
If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete your application, please contact Human Resources at 212-583-5000.
The Blackstone Group and its affiliates (“Blackstone”) provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, creed, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, marital or partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic predisposition, veteran or military status, status as a victim of domestic violence, a sex offense or stalking, or any other classification prohibited by applicable law.
Compensation will be
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Blackstone is a premier global investment and advisory firm that strives to provide solutions that create lasting value for our investors, the companies in which we invest and society at large. The firm was founded in 1985 by Stephen A. Schwarzman, our Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Peter G. Peterson, who retired as Senior Chairman in 2008. They began with a modest balance sheet of $400,000 but with a wealth of entrepreneurial ideas about creating a world-class investment and advisory business built on a foundation of uncompromising commitment to excellence. Their vision was to create a firm that put clients’ needs first, that was independent and conflict-free, adhered to the highest ethical standards and sought to create long-term value for all stakeholders.