VC Analyst @ Flat World Partners in New York, New York

Flat World Partners (LinkedIn, Crunchbase) (“FWP”) is an advisory and investment intermediary focused solely on impact investing. FWP specializes in identifying; evaluating and allocating successful impact investments. Our mission is to be forward thinking advisors, investing alongside our clients in financial first social investments; aligning the strategic interests of investors with the missions of social entrepreneurs.

Through our non-discretionary portfolio advisory we build customized impact portfolios that seek to maximize both financial and social returns.

Flat World Partners is seeking to hire a venture capital investment analyst for its New York office. The role will be responsible for sourcing investment opportunities, conducting due diligence, and researching investment trends. Deep blockchain technology knowledge required.

• Evaluate and recommend new ideas for potential investment, including strategies that improve return and reduce portfolio risk, as well as support social impact objectives 
• Research investment ideas and trends to identify and present new investment concepts and solutions for potential incorporation into the investment program. 
• Perform research and quantitative analysis 
• Have extensive experience analyzing, documenting, and monitoring alternative asset class investments 
• Develop and maintain models and risk measurement tools to assess portfolio activities and investment managers. 
• Ensure that best practices in benchmarking, peer analysis, and other assessment tools are implemented and used to facilitate improvements in investment results. 
• Monitor and advise investment team on external trends and events (e.g. market, regulatory, accounting) impacting the investment portfolios. 
Desired Skills and Experience: 
• 2-3 years VC experience required 
• Deep blockchain technology knowledge required 
• Knowledge of markets and investment analysis, in support of the incorporation of investment ideas and strategies that benefit portfolios. 
• Knowledge of programming languages an advantage 
• Emerging markets experience an advantage 
• Ability to work well and collaborate with others 
• Highly developed organizational and analytical skills 
• Strong interest and/or knowledge in impact investing 
• Highly pro-active 
• Strong desire to work within a startup environment 
• Keen attention to detail 
• Excellent writing ability
To apply
Please contact with a resume and cover letter.

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