is looking for a new team member for a
PRIVATE EQUITY ANALYST
Euroventures one of the longest established Private Equity managers in Central Europe is about to launch its 5th fund, the Euroventures V Technology and Growth Fund. The Fund will invest in Hungary and the surrounding CEE countries. EV V is targeting technology/innovation based growth stage companies with plans to expand globally.
Our new team member will actively participate in
Deal sourcing. The Analyst will support screening the deal flow and producing short internal documents with recommendations whether to pursue an opportunity. She/he will also conduct industry studies on target industry sectors. She/he will be increasingly required in building her own network to generate deal-flow.
The investment process. She/he will be supporting the EV team in understanding the market, the business environment, the company’s current and future performance and the inherent risks of the potential investments through analysis, desktop search, and market interviews, etc. She/he will work with the target company’s management team in verifying their strategic and financial plans. The candidate will work on establishing company valuations and participate in other aspects of the investment process. The candidate will also have a major role in preparing investment recommendations and other internal documents related to a transaction.
Portfolio management. The candidate will assist our team in monitoring and analyzing portfolio company’s performance. Perform financial analysis, monitor the cash position and further investment needs of the businesses. Her/his work will support further investments, establishing employee incentive plans, assessing the impacts of major contracts, projects of the portfolio company.
Exit process. The analyst will perform research and analysis supporting the exit process.
Other. The new team member will support the quarterly reporting process to our LP-s, attend marketing events, industry conferences, meet-ups and should actively participate in the life of our small team. She/he will participate in the weekly team meetings and contribute to the decision making and foster a collegial atmosphere in the office.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
...is a superwoman/superman, or:
Has 2-4 years full-time working experience in analytical job positions (for example – but not exclusively: consulting, finance, controlling etc).
Has experience in or familiar with the technology sector
Common sense and practical thinking is a must combined with good business judgement. The candidate will have to demonstrate analytical skills, thoroughness, diligence and curiosity as well as a willingness to learn and attention to details.
Written and oral communication skills (mainly a good one-on-one rapport) is important to work well with portfolio companies and LP-s.
Strong excel skills, fluent English are a must. Should be familiar with financial reporting and basic accounting principles. Speaking Romanian/Slovak, Czech or other CEE languages is a significant advantage.
We do not discriminate on gender, race or nationality.
What we can offer
Besides a competitive remuneration, our new team member will work directly with EV’s partners and will enjoy a continuous learning opportunity. The candidate will have an ever increasing responsibility with her/his tenure. A collegial and low-stress (but hard work) environment, the opportunity to have impact even on the short term and the possibility to have long-term employment with continuous growth opportunity makes this position attractive.
Euroventures has been on the Hungarian private equity market for more than 25 years. EV invests in innovative Central European businesses and helps them develop, grow and expand to global markets. During this period it has managed 4 funds, invested in more than 50 companies and generated an outstanding exit track record. Many of our portfolio companies were sold to global companies such as Verizon, Misys, Hortonworks, Waters Corporation, or introduced to large stock exchanges (Wiener Borse, NASDAQ and NYSE) We are about to launch our 5th fund, the Euroventures V Technology and Growth Fund. The Fund will invest in Hungary and the surrounding CEE countries. EV V is targeting technology/innovation based growth stage companies with plans to expand globally.
Please send your resume, motivation letter and a list of references* to: firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions, please contact Zoltan Toth.
* References will not be contacted before the interview process nor without your prior approval