Strategy

  • Reference: I-19-59033
  • Type: Internship
  • Organisation: Prosus Group
  • Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Start date: As soon as possible
  • Duration: 6 - 7 months

Description

  • Unique opportunity to do a strategy internship in the venture capital space and learn from an international team with top-tier consulting, investment banking and tech experience
  • Provide analytical support on firm strategy and potential investment opportunities in online/tech/start-ups:
    • Evaluate markets, companies, competitors and prospective investments
    • Analyze online databases, market reports and web tools to extract company performance, growth rates, and other key relevant metrics
    • Build models to process data
    • Develop PowerPoint slides to distill key insights
  • Paid internship with travel allowance
  • ~40 hours per week commitment
  • Based in company offices in Amsterdam Zuid
  • Opportunity to be placed in portfolio companies for top performers (asides from staying within the group, past interns have gone on to leading consulting and tech firms)
  • Functional work area: Strategy / Business Development / Corporate Planning
  • Hours per week: 40
  • Salary: €1000 per month
  • Additional benefits: Travel expenses

Requirements

  • Demonstrable interest in the internet sector, tech start-ups, venture capital and strategy
  • Very strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Attention to detail and affinity working with large data sets, online tools, and market reports
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent grades at university (WO)
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, R or Python a plus
  • EU work permit absolute requirement (no sponsorship possible)
  • 6 months commitment (shorter timeframes will be considered only in exceptional circumstances)

Application

  • Please include the following for consideration (apply via LinkedIn):
    • CV (include university grades)
    • A brief cover letter detailing motivation
  • Applicant profile: MSc Student
  • Experience: not applicable
  • Study areas: Accounting, Finance, Investments, (International) Management, Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Strategy
  • Required language skills: English

Company

Prosus is one of the leading technology investors worldwide. Following its recent listing on the Amsterdam Stock Exchange, it is the largest European consumer internet group with a market cap >$100B. Operating and investing in markets with long-term growth potential, Prosus builds leading consumer internet companies that empower people and enrich communities. The firm is active in >100 countries and has investments in some of the world’s most prominent platforms in Classifieds, Food delivery, FinTech, eCommerce, and Social media (e.g. Delivery Hero, Tencent, Mail.ru, OLX etc.).

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