CB Investment Management (CB IM) is a wholly owned subsidiary company of Crowdberry a.s., the leading alternative investment platform in Slovakia and Czech Republic.
CB IM manages an investment fund of 23 mil. Eur dedicated to start-ups and young companies in Slovakia with an international expansion profile. The fund has a 10-year lifetime and invests tickets from 200k to 1.6mil Eur in companies younger than 3 years and supports them with their international expansion and later on with exit. In the first two years of the fund’s existence, 11 mil. EUR have been invested in 20 innovative Slovak start-ups, such as DNA ERA, Artzenal, Nitroterra and Boataround. The fund is managed by a highly skilled investment team with experience from venture capital, investment banking and Big 4 consultancy.
We are now looking for a bright Summer Investment Analyst. Working hand in hand with experienced professionals of CB IM and Crowdberry a.s., you as the right candidate shall become an integral part of our team for the summer period with the prospect of securing a full-time employment after graduation. You will participate in our market and company research, identify, acquire and execute new exciting investment opportunities. You shall also be responsible for a set of business analytics tasks, representing CB Investment Management externally and drive the operational activities of the firm going forward.
Financial, business and market analysis of start-ups and young companies for new investment opportunities
Active participation and deal teamsupport in an investment process from kick-off through investment closing to investment management
Support with general deal-flow and investment management, marketing and investment related activities
Support the investment team with gathering, analysing and interpreting corporate, financial and market information
Preparation and review of financial and operational models, valuation concepts and comparables
Basic understanding and reading of financial statements and their implication on business models
Providing recommendations for the selected companies coming out from research and competition analysis
Reporting and monitoring of selected industries and mega-trends
Advising companies looking to finance their visions and growth
Ongoing university degree studies with good results, preferably in corporate finance/banking/economics
Some previous relevant experience /internship/ – ideally within investment, corporate finance, consultancy – is not a must but welcomed.
Market and financial data research skills with attention to details and appreciation of numbers.
Basic experience in reading and understanding financial statements, reports and presentations
Sound writing and communications skills in both Slovak and English language (C1 level)
Intellectual curiosity with a twist of creativity. Flexible, preferring new challenges over routine
An entrepreneurial “can-do” attitude facilitated by continuous learning
Active participation in an open-minded, creative and hard-working team
Self-starting, motivated, responsible and reliable, naturally curious and willing to learn
You will gain a very hands on experience in the VC worlds from day 1. Working closely with experienced colleagues of CB Investment management and Crowdberry (investment platform), you will participate on executing exciting investment opportunities into innovative slovak companies with international expansion profile. Shall we find a mutual fit on both sides, a full time employment may be awaiting you after your graduation.