Sycamore Tree Capital Partners, L.P. is a value-oriented, active asset manager focused primarily on alternative credit, including bank loans, high yield credit, structured products, stressed, distressed and special situations investing.  The firm is committed to building and maintaining a strong culture that embodies the following key principles: client-focus, excellence, integrity, humility, trust, and teamwork.

Sycamore is seeking a Credit Investment Associate/Vice President to join the firm’s investment team.  The position will be responsible for conducting credit diligence and making investment recommendations in performing, below-investment-grade corporate credit (primarily senior secured loans). This position is in our company headquarters, Dallas, Texas.


  • Conduct due diligence on the firm’s investment ideas, including fundamental credit analysis and ongoing position monitoring
  • Support the research team on all aspects of investment research, including tear sheets, models, comps, etc.
  • Perform benchmarking analysis, valuation analysis and industry research
  • Communicate extensively with other investment professionals, the investment committee and portfolio management
  • Interact with investment bank brokers/bankers/analysts and industry expert


  • An undergraduate degree from a highly ranked school, with a strong academic track record and foundational skill set in accounting and/or finance coursework
  • A range of 2-7 years post-undergrad experience at a commercial bank, investment bank (banking or research) and/or buy-side asset manager is strongly preferred, but we will consider finance and/or accounting majors with less than 2 years of experience
  • Prior investment analysis, especially credit analysis, is a significant plus
  • Solid modeling skills, strong analytical and financial acumen
  • Attention to detail and a desire for accuracy
  • Strong work ethic and a proactive approach with a high level of initiative
  • Intellectually curious with a strong desire to learn and grow
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, writing and presentation skills
  • Desire to work in an entrepreneurial environment and add value beyond designated role/responsibilities

Compensation & Benefits:

Sycamore Tree offers a competitive base salary plus a discretionary bonus based on defined performance criteria, encouraging alignment of interests among the firm’s clients/investors.  We also provide an attractive employee benefits package.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  For additional information and, or to apply for this opportunity, please go to

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