Job Posting

General Analyst Intern, Investments

Location: Singapore

Deadline: 2024-12-31


Overview

Koru Partners is a thematically driven alternative investment firm identifying attractive investment opportunities that are backed by macro-holistic themes encompassing forward-looking social, economic, demographic, and technological changes.

We are inspired to be the world’s leading business partner for unique insights, understanding and decision making. It is our mission to understand the challenges facing humanity and to empower people and companies, working to transform such challenges into opportunities through allocation of capital.

We are looking for a General Analyst Intern who is looking to grow with us. You will gain broad exposure across the various functions of a fund management firm and the opportunity to drive projects through its entire lifecycle. We welcome all prospective applicants so long as they can commit for at least two months full-time.

What You Can Expect

Salary: SGD 1,200 per month

Company Culture:

  • Strong emphasis on company core values to guide you in your day-to-day work and life
  • A dynamic and fun team who will challenge and support you
  • Flexible and transparent work culture
  • Training to allow you to grow and improve your knowledge and skills

Responsibilities

  • Prepare research reports on wide-ranging areas including but not limited to macro, thematic, industry, and company.
  • Create templates and/or automation scripts to streamline existing business processes.
  • Formulate and voice independent views regardless of experience.
  • Assist in managing the entire employee lifecycle from recruitment to retention.
  • Assist in structuring and implementing compliance frameworks that will ensure adherence to applicable laws and regulations in relevant jurisdictions.
  • Actively participate in the ongoing updates and enhancements of existing processes and internal controls.

Ideal Requirements

  • Strong interest in learning about investing and the fund management business.
  • Independent learner and worker requiring minimal supervision.
  • Intensely detail-oriented.
  • Logical problem solver.
  • Basic knowledge in accounting and finance is advantageous but not a requisite.

About You

We are a firm expecting collaborators to be highly aligned with our core values. Therefore, you should be:
  • Dedicated and Driven. You are a self-starter who is able to work effectively with low levels of supervision or minimum direction while under pressure in a fast-paced environment. You are energetic, resourceful, and a hands-on individual who pursues goals with sense of urgency. You readily cope with changing priorities, take initiative, and able to follow through with assigned tasks.
  • Integrity and Ethics. You have a strong, ingrained sense of professional integrity and ethics.
  • Entrepreneurial and Effective Team Member. You have the ability to see the commercial angle, while being mindful of associated risks. You have strong leadership qualities and can assume responsibilities, while being a team player within a high-performance group.
  • Agile Thinker. You enjoy solving complex problems and able to see the big picture while mapping out the details to achieve your goals. You are creative about providing innovative solutions (new processes, technologies, and approaches).

To Apply

Please kindly prepare the following information:
  • Resume
  • Latest available transcript of all courses taken
  • 1-page or less response to "What matters to you the most? And why?" (An email will be sent to you requesting this essay the next working day after the job application is submitted)
Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and all applications with missing information and no justifiable reason will be considered incomplete and will not be processed.

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