Phenix Capital is an Amsterdam and London-based investment consultant that supports institutional investors in committing capital to impact and SDG investing. We support European institutional investors with the development and implementation of impact and sustainable development investing strategies. Aside from providing investment consulting services, we also strive to educate institutional investors with our flagship conference Impact Summit Europe, the leading impact investing conference for institutional investors.
To support our vision and growth path, Phenix Capital is offering a 6 to 10 month-internship to a highly motivated individuals to start in 2019 to support the team in the following areas. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis throughout the year.
Impact Investment Fund Analysis
Support the maintenance of proprietary impact investing fund database of private equity, venture capital, real assets, public equity and fixed income impact funds
Impact fund research and support with due diligence incl. contacting and requesting information from fund managers worldwide
Impact investing Research analyst / Investor relations
Investor Research and impact investing market trend analysis including research of potential responsible investment policy and research mandates
Maintaining and improving CRM (Customer Relationship Management database)
Digital / Social media
Administrative support to the team and project management
Support of various impact investing projects with project planning tools and organization
Support the team's volunteer activities in Alternatives4children foundation (www.a4c.nl)
Excellent analytical and writing skills, in English (and if possible in Dutch) with expertise in PowerPoint and Excel, project management applications a plus - additional languages a plus
Demonstrated strong academic achievement at Bachelor’s degree program - Knowledge of and familiarity with financial/investment terminology ---CFA/or CAIA candidate a plus
Strong interest in learning about impact investing and asset management (particularly equity management, private equity /venture capital, private debt and real assets)
Self-starter, highly motivated with ability to take the initiative in moving projects forward – happy to be part of a new venture and start up
Hands-on, independent, problem solver, out of the box thinking
Extremely service-oriented, strong team player and communicator
Multitasking and fast-thinker
Strong willingness to learn
Commitment to serving society’s needs - Ethical behaviour and a high level of personal integrity
Additional Salary Information: Our offer :
The office is located in Amsterdam RAI, near the financial center of Amsterdam
Working hours would be 35-40 hours a week
Possibility to split the Internship in a 3 month- period in the summer + part time internship later
About Phenix Capital
Phenix Capital is a leading European investment consultant with a focus on impact investments.
Phenix Capital assists institutional investors and asset owners such as pension funds, insurance companies, endowments, wealth managers, family offices, foundations and religious institutions in turning their investment beliefs into tangible impact investment solutions across all asset classes and markets, including aligning allocations to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Our mission is to catalyse capital from institutional investors to investments that target a financial return and simultaneously aim to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all.