VC Associate @ Alpheus Capital in London, UK

Investment Associate sought to assist in building out the private equity co-investment programme of Alpheus Capital, a London based single family office investment business.

Responsibilities will include supporting the team in;

  1. Sourcing new investment opportunities: Maintaining relationships with existing partners and building relationships with new partners.
  2. New investment appraisal: Initial screening of new investments and drafting of meeting notes and early stage “heads up memos.”
  3. Financial analysis: Preparation of excel based financial analysis used to analysis potential investments.
  4. Investment Committee Memos: Drafting of Investment Committee papers, in particular, taking responsibility for certain sections.
  5. Portfolio monitoring: Reviewing quarterly reports on existing portfolio investments, discussing performance with underlying PE sponsors and drafting of meeting notes.
  6. Weekly Action List: Ensuring the weekly action list is kept updated at all times and is circulated promptly to all members of the Investment Team.
  7. Portfolio reporting: Preparation of the power point presentations for semi annual group meetings and drafting of semi annual co-investment updates.

Candidate will join a small and very close team and will have a good level of exposure on day one working closely with the principals.

Candidate profile;

  1. Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent and generally strong academic record in finance related subject from top-tier institution.
  2. 2-3 years experience within recognised PE/Investment Banking/Big 4 institution/Management Consultancy. Experience within private equity and / or real estate investment whether from a principle or advisory perspective is preferable.
  3. Strong financial modelling skills (e.g. valuation, leveraged buyout, equity returns, real estate.)
  4. Strong written and oral communications skills with experience preparing investment memos.
  5. Strong experience with computers including, in particular, Excel, PowerPoint and Word.

If interested, please apply here.

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