Investment Associate - Venture Capital / Growth Capital

Kero Development Partners
Warrington, United Kingdom
26 May 2023
25 Jun 2023
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
We are a North-West based, private investor supporting early-stage companies who are developing innovative engineering technologies that solve real world problems.

We are well-capitalised with a small but strong portfolio which we are looking to grow and we now seek an investment professional to join our team.

We make equity investments, typically at Pre-Seed to Seed stage and on occasion up to Series A. Ticket sizes range between £200k and £2m.

What the role offers:
  • Primarily: involvement in all aspects of the investment process including deal sourcing, appraisal, structuring and execution with responsibility for financial due diligence and commercial analysis
  • Opportunity to contribute to overall development of the business and the investment strategy
  • Mentoring and supervising a finance assistant
  • Responsibility for financial processes and procedures including budgeting, monthly and year-end accounts production

What we are looking for:
  • ACA/ACCA or CIMA qualification and 2 years+ post-qualification experience ideally in a SME environment
  • 2 years+ experience of investing venture capital or growth capital
  • Strong technical financial modelling skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Comfortable in a small team, self-motivated and able to work independently with plenty of scope to grow
  • Understanding of or interest in, an engineering (not software) discipline would be advantageous

We are an equal opportunities employer.