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We are looking for a Fundraising Intern in Amsterdam

Internship Goodwell Investments

Who we are:

Goodwell Investments (www.goodwell.nl) is an impact investment firm focused on access to finance and sustainable development. We are active mainly in inclusive finance (microfinance) and increasingly in other sectors that combine demonstrable social and environmental impact with commercial financial returns. We have built, managed and continue to manage a number of private equity investment funds, in partnership with teams in India and Africa. Our business model is based on building strong partnerships through local teams with on the ground investment skills; combining professional investment and sector experience with global networks yet providing on the hands-on support.

Job description & work environment:

We are presently looking to add a finance/figures minded intern to our Fundraising Team in the Amsterdam, NL office. You would be joining a relatively small office (7 persons strong) and working directly under the Director of Investor Relations. In a thesis/study friendly environment where you can develop a deeper understanding of PE fund management in practice through the benefit of having access to a nearby and experienced team.

  • Supporting the fundraising of our new pan-African investment fund;
  • Planning and preparing (potential) investor meetings (incl. calendar management), keeping up-to-date the investor relationship management tool, following up on (potential) investor meetings;
  • Desk research to identify potential investors, updating presentations and promotion material, updating the fund’s financial models, maintaining the data room;
  • Keeping databases in which Goodwell Investments is represented up-to-date;
  • Aiding in the maintenance and updating of investor facing documentation (comfort with figures would be of benefit in this regard).
  • Responding to fundraising-related queries of all kinds;
  • General daily support of the Goodwell Investments team, this may include tasks not directly related to the fundraising process.

Aside from experiences building upon cultural and global awareness, communication skills, task management, and other fundamental transferable abilities; the role allows for a tailored experience which will work with your strengths, work on your weaknesses and can allow for time to focus on your interests.

Job requirements:

Aside from a positive attitude we are looking for a team member with the following background and details:

  • Education level required: Masters student (a finance/business background and solid skills in economics, IT and financial modelling is desirable)
  • Availability: Minimum 3 days per week; minimum 3-month long commitment/ preferably 6-month long commitment
  • Start: September 2019 (sooner is possible with discussion)
  • Location: Amsterdam, Herengracht 201 (by Dam Square/walking distance from Amsterdam Central station)

Contact:

Berg De Bleecker
Director Investor Relations Goodwell Investments
berg@goodwell.nl

Or/Cc

Gamu Serima
Mid-Officer
gamu@goodwell.nl
+31 852 737 462

Goodwell Investments BV

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Herengracht 201 | 1016 BE Amsterdam
(+31) 85 273 7462 | info@goodwell.nl | @Goodwellinvest

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