New York State Teachers' Retirement System, Albany, is searching for an assistant manager of private equity, according to a posting on the National Council on Teacher Retirement website.
The assistant manager will join the existing staff of five that oversee the system's private equity portfolio of more than $12 billion.
Minimum qualifications for the position are a bachelor's or master's degree in accounting, business administration, finance or a related field; CFA certification; and at least four years of professional investment experience, two of which must have been in private equity or investment banking.
Interested parties should go to http://www.nystrs.org for an employment application and send it to NYSTRS/HR, 10 Corporate Woods Drive, Albany, NY 12211.
A phone call to Thomas K. Lee, executive director of the $76.5 billion system, was not returned by press time.