INVESTMENT ASSOCIATE

Position: Investment Associate 

Location: Jakarta, Indonesia or Singapore (we will also consider applicants interested in being based in Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand or the Philippines)

Salary: Competitive package

Position Overview

We are hiring a highly motivated Investment Associate to be based in Jakarta or Singapore. The person will play a key role in sourcing, leading and managing investment opportunities. The ideal candidate has experience in venture capital or startups. Candidates must also have strong interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to see the silver lining when the going gets tough, laugh it off, and keep chugging along.

Key Responsibilites

  • Meeting/engaging with entrepreneurs (pitches) and managing relationships ("catch-ups")

  • Conducting market research, due diligence and investment analysis

  • Evaluate business plans (team, product, IP, market, channels)

  • Develop and document investment theses and deal structures

  • Champion investments through the internal approval process and present to team

  • BD / Portfolio / Administrative work:

  • Be gatekeeper for incoming emails (startup pitches, job applications, media, etc)

  • Organize events (workshops, dinners, get-togethers)

  • Support portfolio companies as/when required

Experience Required

  • At least 2-3 years of professional experience in investing or in a tech-related company

  • Interest and passion for technology and the startup ecosystem (e.g. reading tech blogs and engaging with the community in their own time)

  • Experience with creating and analyzing both business plans and business models

  • Entrepreneurial mindset: self-starter willing to take initiatives and “roll up” their sleeves

  • Ability to balance team/individual workloads through time management and prioritization

  • Confident and articulate communicator in English and local language where you’re based in

Education Qualifications

  • Undergraduate minimum: preferred Science, Engineering or Technology discipline.

Please submit your resume to resumes@monkshill.com