Associate

Location
Colombo (LK)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 21, 2020
Closes
Sep 19, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

We are seeking to hire a highly motivated individual wanting to be part of a dynamic and entrepreneurial  organization. He/she will have the opportunity to work closely with an investment team that will be dedicated to a Singapore based early-stage venture capital fund and will have opportunity to gain exposure across all facets of investment analysis/management. 

Your responsibilities would include:

  • Analysis of investment opportunities including financial and commercial due diligence, financial modeling, business /share valuations and investment structuring
  • Covering full investment cycle from company financial analysis, to structuring, due diligence completion and post investment monitoring
  • Work with deal-lead and third-party consultants to conduct commercial, legal, and financial due diligence on a company
  • Preparing Term Sheets and Investment Committee memos to support investment decisions
  • Monitoring performance in portfolio companies

     

Desired personal characteristics:

  • An independent thinker and strong problem solver
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and willing to take initiative
  • Goal oriented, rigorous and detail oriented
  • Ability to manage tight deadlines

     

Required qualifications and skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a top University
  • 1-2 years of relevant experience in investment banking, corporate finance/transaction services, management/strategy consulting or private equity/venture capital
  • Good working knowledge of financial modeling, corporate finance, valuation methods and accounting
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Professional Accountancy qualification (ACA, ACCA, CFA, CIMA) desired but not essential
  • Ability to work flexibly, on own initiative and to deadlines
  • Ability to multi-task and solution focused