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VC Analyst @ Wave Financialin Los Angeles, CA

Wave Financial (www.wavegp.com) is a diversified asset manager built to bridge the gap between institutional capital and the digital asset markets. Led by veteran professionals in the venture capital, asset management and enterprise blockchain fields, Wave Financial offer strategic products and services structured to provide liquidity and access to established cryptocurrencies as well as rapidly growing projects. Our business falls under four categories:
Venture: Early-stage crypto hedge fund started by the Founder and Managing Partner of Wavemaker Partners, which has $325 million in assets under management
Strategies: Offering a strategy using asset backed digital securities to gain passive exposure to cryptocurrencies and other asset classes to generate growth and income
Treasury: Provide treasury and investment management solution for income, growth and preservation strategies for cryptocurrencies, digital assets, fiat and marketable securities
Consulting: Our team of consultants provide strategic solutions to crypto projects, blockchain protocols, digital asset issuers and corporate-backed token initiatives.

JOB DESCRIPTION
We are seeking a fun, motivated, and intelligent teammate in the Los Angeles office. You are the Venture Analyst if you:

  • Live, breathe and occasionally lose sleep about cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology
  • Have 1 to 3 years experience at an investment bank, venture fund, consulting firm or related employer
  • Have excellent communication and presentation skills – both written and verbal. Ability to communicate and interact with many types of international executives and technologists
  • Showcase high levels of emotional intelligence – people who are curious, professional, dynamic, persuasive, analytical and charismatic

IDEAL CANDIDATE

  • Located in Greater Los Angeles with ready transportation to our office near Santa Monica, CA. No remote office applications please.
  • An undergraduate degree or equivalent with a track record of achievement
  • Exposure to financial services industry (e.g. payments, capital markets, asset management)
  • Outstanding records of academic and managerial or professional achievement
  • Exceptional analytical and quantitative problem-solving skills
  • Self-starter that requires limited continued oversight and an ability to “manage up”
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively – both verbally and in writing
  • Willingness to travel

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Proactively identifying new investment opportunities and qualifying inbound leads for the firm
  • Perform market and company research on broader industry trends
  • Participate in due diligence discussions with company founders and prepare investment memos
  • Supporting and collaborating with Wave Financial portfolio companies

THE FINE PRINT

  • Competitive salary and annual bonus based on candidate’s experience, aptitude and fit
  • Health and dental insurance benefit plansFlexible vacation and personal time available

Wave Financial is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage people from all backgrounds

 

If interested, please apply here.

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May 22, 2020 at 6:28 am

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