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The Venture Capital Analyst will be a key part of Seven Capital’s investment team, contributing to deal sourcing, due diligence, and data analysis.

Description

Venture Capital Analyst at Seven Capital

Location: Africa (Remote)

Company Overview:

Seven Capital is an early-stage venture capital firm focused on closing the funding gap for pre-seed/seed and Series A startups. We invest across diverse sectors such as E-commerce, Fintech, with a focus on untapped markets in Africa.

Role Overview

The Venture Capital Analyst will be a key part of Seven Capital’s investment team, contributing to deal sourcing, due diligence, and data analysis. This role requires a highly detailed and organized individual with strong analytical skills and a passion for finance, technology, and the startup ecosystem.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Deal Sourcing:
  • Assist in identifying and sourcing potential investment opportunities.
  • Conduct thorough market research and analysis to evaluate investment opportunities.
  • Due Diligence:
  • Create financial models, including revenue projections, valuation, and sensitivity analyses.
  • Analyze and interpret financial statements, business plans, and other relevant documents.
  • Evaluate key performance indicators (KPIs) and operational metrics of potential investments.
  • Investment Process Support:
  • Collaborate with the investment team to support the deal execution process.
  • Prepare investment memoranda and presentation materials for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Portfolio Management:
  • Engage with portfolio companies to gather information and provide ongoing support.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of investment transactions and portfolio performance.
  • Market Research:
  • Assess the competitive landscape and industry trends to inform investment decisions.
  • Monitor industry news, databases, and networking events to discover emerging opportunities.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, business, economics, or a related field.
  • 1-2 years of professional experience in finance, investment banking, venture capital, consulting, private equity, or corporate development.
  • Demonstrable ability to build financial models and assess investment returns.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Strong quantitative and qualitative analytical skills.
  • High attention to detail and ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Unquestionable integrity and strong work ethic.

Desired Skills

  • Ability to gather and make sense of vast amounts of data.
  • Strong analytical and strategic-thinking skills.
  • Adaptability and ability to thrive in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment.

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Paid time off

Application Process

This is a remote position, with a preference for candidates located in Africa. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to [email protected] with "Venture Capital Analyst Application" in the subject line.

Seven Capital is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates from all backgrounds to apply.