Research Analyst

Posted 6 years ago

As a research analyst, you will work closely with our senior deal professionals at every stage of the investment process. You will play an integral role in sourcing deals, executing transactions, managing the portfolio, and supporting corporate development. You will quickly gain valuable experience as you develop robust financial models, network with industry entrepreneurs, and evaluate potential investments in new industries. This position represents a unique opportunity for highly-motivated graduates to assume a wide set of responsibilities and make a significant impact in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment. Our team is located in Boston, MA.

Specific Job Duties

• Deal sourcing, deal execution, and on-going portfolio management
• Assisting in due diligence for potential new investments, including market research and analysis of industry trends, financial modeling, and valuation
• Developing detailed financial models for financings and liquidity events
• Analyzing operational forecasts and budgets for active and potential investments
• Developing presentation materials for the firm and its portfolio companies
• Tracking industry statistics and maintaining quarterly and semi-annual internal databases
• Supporting new acquisitions post-investment

What we’re looking for

• Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially Excel with significant financial modeling experience
• Superior work ethic, strong desire to learn, and uncompromising attention to detail
• Excellent analytical, research, and organizational skills
• Outstanding written and oral communication skills
• Superb critical thinking ability and demonstrated leadership experience
• Outgoing personality and willingness to aggressively market the firm through outbound calling programs, networking, and thesis-based company targeting
• Collaborative and proactive approach with the confidence and capability to act autonomously
• While an academic background in a financial or quantitative field is certainly valuable, we highly encourage those who have distinguished themselves in any challenging course of study to apply.
• Strong interest in technology preferred

Job Features

Job ID1630/12AB

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