Career Opportunities

As we continue to grow, we welcome your interest in building your career at Gates Capital Management.

Gates Capital is continuously seeking world-class people in all of the areas in which we operate. We seek candidates for positions in:

  • Investment Management
  • Operations

If you are interested in joining Gates Capital Management, please submit a resume and cover letter by email to recruiting. Gates Capital Management is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Process

Gates Capital Management welcomes applicants with exceptional academic records and professional experience to apply for positions in:
  • Investment Management
  • Operations

Applicants may submit their resume and a cover letter outlining their qualifications, which should include cumulative and major grade point averages and standardized test scores (SAT/ACT or foreign equivalent) either by electronic mail to recruiting or by postal mail to:

Gates Capital Management
1177 Avenue of the Americas
32nd Floor
New York, NY 10036

Electronic submissions are preferred.


We believe our colleagues and our culture are our most important assets. With this in mind, we provide what we believe to be one of the leading benefits packages in our industry.

Our benefits package has many components, including but not limited to:

  • Medical Plan
  • Profit-Sharing Plan
  • Paid Vacation

This is only a general overview of the benefit plans and programs available to eligible Gates Capital Management employees. Specific plan information will be provided upon hire.

Recent Graduate Recruiting

Gates Capital Management is interested in applicants with exceptional academic records from leading colleges and universities who are in their final year of graduate school or are finishing an analyst program at one of the major investment banking or management consulting firms. We may also hire one or more summer interns. We rarely hire full-time employees directly from undergraduate institutions.

Gates Capital Management has created a strong learning and mentoring environment that allows individuals to work directly with senior professionals in all areas of the firm. Gates Capital Management believes that recent graduates can play a vital role in adding a fresh perspective and are an important part of our future. If you are interested in joining Gates Capital Management, please see the Application Process portion of this website.

Equal Opportunity Employment

Gates Capital Management is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. We want to have the best available individuals in every job. Company policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on any characteristics made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.

Company policy also prohibits unlawful discrimination based on the perception that anyone has any of those characteristics or is associated with a person who has or is perceived as having any of those characteristics. All such discrimination is unlawful. Gate Capital Management is committed to complying with all applicable laws regarding equal employment opportunities.