Investment Analyst (Climate Tech)

  • Full-time
  • Sydney, Australia

Description

Our growing team requires a self-motivated analyst to assist the team with all aspects of the investment process. This begins with running the initial screening of potential climate tech investments using our proprietary due diligence methodology, conducting industry analysis, financial modelling and product assessments and supporting investor reporting.


As such, the ideal candidate will be driven to complete work at the highest standard. A thorough attention to detail will be required in all aspects of the role as well as an ability to communicate appropriately with all stakeholders. Working within a small team, there will be significant opportunities to learn and develop skills and become engrained in the venture capital ecosystem within Australia and offshore.


Specific responsibilities will include:


  • Analysis of market and technology trends linked to the climate tech sector
  • Identification of investment opportunities
  • Screening investment opportunities, focusing on companies making a demonstrable positive impact on climate or the environment.
  • Meeting company founders.
  • Due diligence on new climate focused investments including market research, competitive analysis, and financial modelling
  • Preparing presentations and reports for the investment committee, board of directors and investors
  • Development, and maintenance, of financial models and databases
  • Preparing documentation for financial reporting and external audits
  • Assist the climate investment team as needed


Requirements


  • 3-5 years’ work experience, either as an Analyst or at a startup
  • Interest in supporting companies with a positive climate impact.
  • Passionate about technology and digital innovation
  • Finance and financial modeling skills
  • Technical analyst background and/or startup experience
  • Ability to work well in an unstructured environment
  • Team player with excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as being comfortable communicating directly with senior management team

Benefits

  • Working in the fast-paced environment of venture capital
  • Getting in on the ground floor of an emerging VC business
  • Opportunity for ownership via Investible’s employee share plan (subject to key milestones).