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Private Equity Co-op/Internship (Fall 2024)

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BCI

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9d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Victoria

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  • You must be a driven undergraduate with a strong work ethic, exceptional academic record, and passion for the investment industry. Previous experience in finance, analytical skills, and knowledge of financial analysis tools are essential.
  • You will assist the Private Equity team with due diligence, financial analysis, investment memos, portfolio reviews, sector research, and operational improvements.

Off-cycle Internship

Banking & Finance•Victoria

Description

  • You will work with our Private Equity department which manages a portfolio of approximately $28.3 billion in global private equity investments. Investments include direct investments in private companies as well as partnerships with leading private equity firms. The portfolio is expected to grow significantly over the coming years, with an increased emphasis on direct investments.

Requirements

  • Students in an undergraduate Finance or Economics program
  • Team players who have the drive to continue learning, excel, and grow in a team oriented and dynamic environment
  • Adventurous students curious about what the West Coast has to offer
  • Has a passion for investing and a drive to continually learn about financial markets and the investment process
  • Demonstrates an extremely strong work ethic and displays initiative to strive to deliver value above and beyond the job description
  • Participates in a student investment club or other investment case competitions
  • Prior experience in investment banking, private equity, equity research, management consulting, corporate development, or accounting is strongly preferred
  • Outstanding academic track record (A- equivalent cumulative GPA with more consideration given to strong finance/accounting/economics grades)
  • Pursuit of the CFA designation considered an asset
  • Preference for students who have shown initiative and a passion for the investment industry
  • A fundamental knowledge of finance, business and investment related disciplines
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
  • Exhibit a high level of professionalism and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong relationship-building ability, proactiveness, results oriented, and resourceful
  • Ability to meet deadlines while maintaining accuracy, excellent product quality, and attention to detail
  • Have an interest for investment management, a dedication to hard work, commitment to the highest ethical standards, and an eagerness to learn
  • Analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Extensive experience in financial analysis and models in Excel, and PowerPoint decks is strongly preferred
  • Knowledge of Capital IQ and Bloomberg applications is considered an asset

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Banking & Finance

Responsibilities

  • You will assist the Private Equity team in screening live investment opportunities, summarizing market intelligence, performing financial analysis, and finding ways to enhance the existing portfolio. During this work term, you will:
  • Conduct due diligence for new investment opportunities
  • Assist with the preparation of investment memoranda
  • Review, summarize, and analyze quarterly information for existing portfolio investments
  • Analyze investment performance on an individual and aggregate investment basis
  • Conduct sector research
  • Assist with enhancing current operational procedures within the Private Equity team

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Application deadline

May 30, 2024

Location

Victoria