investment analyst (internship)

c*funds is a rapidly growing fund placement agency based in the heart of Amsterdam. We have a diverse range of funds in our portfolio and are globally active. We help fund managers to fundraise for their new or existing funds. We fundraise for alternative investment funds including VC, buyout, growth, debt, and real estate funds with a fund size of EUR50M-1B. We use unique business intelligence, relationship management, and strong fund marketing skills to obtain commitments for our portfolio funds. c*funds currently consists of a team of 8 international team members. We are a small organization and we remain an agile team. You are given freedom and trust to perform your work. We are always open to new views and improvements to take the company to the next level.

Job description

You are responsible for the back-office operations of our fundraising campaigns. This means you will be analyzing the Private Equity market and benchmarking Investor profiles (Limited Partners – LPs) and Fund managers profiles (General Partners – GPs) from our business intelligence system. The main data tools you will be working with are Preqin, Salesforce, and Hubspot (our Investor relation management system). You will have the opportunity to gain an in-depth understanding of different funds and client interaction, alongside all the analysis.

Tasks

  • Create benchmark analysis for our fund managers in the c*funds portfolio
  • Create Limited Partner (LP) long lists per fundraising campaign
  • Create an LP Intelligence Cloud per fund manager (matching existing investor contacts, filtering out new c*funds investors)
  • Analyze, strategize and review fund marketing materials (parameters/copywriting/ USP’s)
  • Prepare the newsletters of c*funds to LPs & GPs
  • Matchmake LPs & GPs at Private Equity & Venture Capital events
  • Continuous business development on streamlining client communication

Required skills

  • Fluent or native English
  • Fast & hands-on
  • Pro-active
  • Analytical
  • Easily understands data & connects the dots
  • Fata-focused and interested in private equity
  • Structured
  • Has strong project management skills
  • Has good Excel skills
  • Soft skills (client interaction)

Additional requirements

  • (Preferably) based in Amsterdam or willing to relocate
  • Available for 24 to 40 hours per week
  • Available for at least 3 to 6 months
  • Interested in private equity/investments/finance/funds
  • Currently studying a bachelor degree, masters degree or recently graduated

Starting date

Flexible (preferably as soon as possible)

Please send your CV and motivation letter to [email protected]

PLEASE NOTE: We truly believe that everyone can learn and adapt to new sectors as long as you have passion and motivation. If you are interested in getting to know the private equity world but do not have working experience in this exact environment, we still welcome you to apply as we are willing to train you.