Speedinvest is a leading European venture capital fund for digital startups. With 200M Euro under management, Speedinvest works side-by-side with early-stage entrepreneurs to build fantastic companies. Thanks to our hands-on model, our global partner network and our operations in Vienna, Silicon Valley, London, Moscow, Berlin and Munich, we have managed to become a focal point in the European startup community. Speedinvest has successfully invested in companies such as Bitmovin, Hitbox, Sipwise, Tourradar, Wefox, Shpock and Wikifolio.
Be part of our international and diverse team of motivated, talented and results-focused colleagues who share a passion to drive impact and be a true partner to start-ups.
About the Position
As a Speedinvest Junior Analyst you will gain first-hand insights into the startup and venture capital ecosystem and acquire knowledge in strategy and execution. You will be an integral part of our investment team, supporting Partners and Associates in all aspects of their work and thus learn the basics of the daily venture capital business.
The Marketplace Team (Speedinvest x) is a Micro VC fund under the Speedinvest-umbrella that focuses on early-stage investments in entrepreneurs who are building tomorrow’s platforms and businesses in network effects and the technologies that enable them.
You will have an active role in analyzing and tracking companies relevant to our investment thesis. Furthermore, you shall provide support to the Investment Manager by monitoring the existing portfolio companies and providing operational support to them, working on their ideas and supporting them with your “can-do” attitude.
This is you
You hold a economic degree, for example in business administration, marketing or a related field.
You have a broad interest in the latest developments in the fields on consumer, networking and marketplace technologies or platforms.
First relevant work experience, preferably a product or customer facing role, at a technology or consulting company. Startup or VC experience is very welcome.
What we offer
A full-time position for a minimum of 6 months (up to 12 months) in an international and open-minded team in Vienna or Berlin with a salary of EUR 1.590 gross/month.
If you like being able to drive impact and enjoy working closely with startups, we look forward to receiving your application as well as an Investment Proposal about one Marketplace company in the Seed stage via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please choose a marketplaces startup in the seed phase in which Speedinvest is not yet invested and send us a .doc or .ppt summarizing your analysis on the company. Imagine that this could be a paper on which the partners of Speedinvest would base their decision on whether to invest or not. Also let us know in 2-3 sentences why you would invest in the company.
Length: quality before quantity (max. 2 pages .doc, 4 pages .ppt).
Confidentiality: Do not disclose to the company you are analyzing that you are applying for a position at Speedinvest!