Crowdberry is a leading investment platform more than with 100 million Eur in assets across the group structure that encompasses 60+ target companies, investment funds and investment SPVs across Slovakia and Czech Republic in three investment segments – startups, SMEs and real estate. GymBeam, Footshop, MultiplexDX, Boataround, Isadore Apparel are few examples of successful local innovative businesses with international reach in our investment portfolio that have earned a trust of nearly 8000 registered private investors.
We are now looking to strengthen our team with a bright INVESTMENT ANALYST. Working hand in hand with the management team and investment managers of CROWDBERRY, you as the right candidate shall become our core team member and participate in our market and company research, identify, acquire, and execute new exciting investment opportunities in SMEs for our growing investors base. You shall take on responsibility for a set of business analytics tasks, representing Crowdberry externally and drive the operational activities of the firm going forward.
If you know how to look at the business environment from a helicopter view, appreciate very flat corporate hierarchy and want to learn to connect the right dots to succeed, we would love to hear from you and take you onboard.
Financial, business and market analysis of Small and Medium sized enterprises for new investment opportunities
Active participation and deal team support in investment process from kick-off stage to investment closing
Support with general deal-flow and investment management, marketing and investment related activities – expect up to 10 new investments per year and dozens of companies for review
Provide support to investment managers 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
Participating in recommendations for the companies and financed projects from the research and competition analysis
Qly reporting to investors on portfolio performance
Degree, preferably in corporate finance/banking/economics
Some relevant work experience – ideally investment, corporate finance, consultancy
Market and (financial) data research skills with attention to details
Basic experience in reading and understanding financial statements, reports and presentations
Sound writing and communications skills in both Czech and English language (min. 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
We work with the most innovative Slovak and Czech companies. You will experience steep learning curve working alongside your new colleauges who are experienced professionals, participate in meetings with company founders, investors where investment negotiations take place. Having end to end overview of the full investment process and active stake in delivering our KPIs, you will take your career and analytical skills to a whole new level.