500 Durians Job Application – Intern(Research)

Intern (Research),
500 Startups (Singapore)

 

Thank you for your interest in our Intern role based in Singapore!

Our hiring process starts by reading the job description below. Once done, you can click on the big red button at the bottom of the page. That will direct you to a form which should take between 5-10 minutes to complete.

 

Job Summary 

500 Startups is a venture capital firm on a mission to discover and back the world’s most talented entrepreneurs and build thriving global ecosystems. We have invested in over 2,400 early-stage companies across 75 countries and are consistently ranked as the most active venture capital firm in deals and exits.

Our Southeast Asian “500 Durians” team has invested in over 200 regional startups since 2013 including being early in companies like Grab, Carousell and Bukalapak among many others. This is just the beginning – we are aggressively growing our team to serve even more founders and be even more impactful to entrepreneurship and the region.

We are looking for two interns in Singapore to help us on this journey. Your mission will be to help us understand market, investment and portfolio trends through intense and in-depth research, number crunching, writing, visuals and deck creating. You’ll primarily work with the 500 Durians investment team and will have insights and access to an unparalleled portfolio of companies.

 

Responsibilities include:

      • Perform research and analysis on industry and company performance, allowing leaders to make better decisions based on analytical and strategic insight 
      • Ability to interpret large sets of data, see patterns, and reproduce in a presentable form with clear points
      • Ensure data provided is correct, precise, timely and accurate
      • Prepare research reports and slide decks for the investments and capital formation teams
      • Work with the General Partners on special research projects

 

Preferred Qualifications:

      • Bachelor’s / Master’s / Doctoral candidates from top tier institutions. Prior work experience preferred (whether internships, part-time or full-time).
      • Excellent written and oral communication skills
      • High proficiency in research, data analysis and presentation deck design that can be demonstrated through work previously done
      • Comfortable with working in an unstructured startup environment
      • Ambitious, curious and enjoys / passionate about startup culture and venture
      • Comfortable with a minimal amount of direction but high expectations
      • Willing to work through long hours and late nights when necessary
      • Proficient in G Suite tools

  • Due to the high volume of applications received, only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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Intern (Research),
500 Startups (Singapore)

 

Thank you for your interest in our Intern role based in Singapore!

Our hiring process starts by reading the job description below. Once done, you can click on the big red button at the bottom of the page. That will direct you to a form which should take between 15-20 minutes to complete. For this initial application, there will be no need for any CVs, or any form of age, gender, or background identification. This gives everyone and anyone a fair shot at the role!

 

Job Summary 

500 Startups is a venture capital firm on a mission to discover and back the world’s most talented entrepreneurs and build thriving global ecosystems. We have invested in over 2,400 early-stage companies across 75 countries and are consistently ranked as the most active venture capital firm in deals and exits.

Our Southeast Asian “500 Durians” team has invested in over 200 regional startups since 2013 including being early in companies like Grab, Carousell and Bukalapak among many others. This is just the beginning – we are aggressively growing our team to serve even more founders and be even more impactful to entrepreneurship and the region.

We are looking for two interns in Singapore to help us on this journey. Your mission will be to help us understand market, investment and portfolio trends through intense and in-depth research, number crunching, writing, visuals and deck creating. You’ll primarily work with the 500 Durians investment team and will have insights and access to an unparalleled portfolio of companies.

 

Responsibilities include:

      • Perform research and analysis on industry and company performance, allowing leaders to make better decisions based on analytical and strategic insight 
      • Ability to interpret large sets of data, see patterns, and reproduce in a presentable form with clear points
      • Ensure data provided is correct, precise, timely and accurate
      • Prepare research reports and slide decks for the investments and capital formation teams
      • Work with the General Partners on special research projects

 

Preferred Qualifications:

      • Bachelor’s / Master’s / Doctoral candidates from top tier institutions. Prior work experience preferred (whether internships, part-time or full-time).
      • Excellent written and oral communication skills
      • High proficiency in research, data analysis and presentation deck design that can be demonstrated through work previously done
      • Comfortable with working in an unstructured startup environment
      • Ambitious, curious and enjoys / passionate about startup culture and venture
      • Comfortable with a minimal amount of direction but high expectations
      • Willing to work through long hours and late nights when necessary
      • Proficient in G Suite tools

  • Due to the high volume of applications received, only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

APPLY NOW

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