Obsidian Point Partners

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Details of Position

Title: Analyst

Role: As an Analyst, it is expected that you will assume the following responsibilities:

  • Review of confidential information memorandum on potential acquisitions
  • Financial Modeling
  • Industry and small business research
  • Production of emails/letters for targeted small businesses
  • Mentorship from Obsidian’s Managing Partner and weekly meetings to discuss progress

Pay / Sponsorship: Dependent Upon Experience and Performance During Probationary Period

Hours per Week: 10 to 20 hours per week

Duration: TBD

Who Should Apply: Highly motivated candidates who have a strong and proven interest in the fields of private equity, entrepreneurship and finance. Candidates who have a natural curiosity for how businesses work, a tenacious attitude towards research, are resourceful and have the ability to think independently.

Benefits to Internship An Analyst should expect to develop a fundamental knowledge of the process by which middle market companies are bought and sold. Analysts will also gain a working understanding of the industry participants involved in middle market transactions and the motivating factors driving their behavior.

The internship will involve a hands on learning experience with many of the core activities involved with running a startup private equity firm. Examples of these activities are listed below:

  • Industry research
  • Deal sourcing and evaluation
  • Deal structuring
  • Investor relations and communications
  • Middle market company valuation
  • Exposure to professional middle market investors
  • Exposure to professional middle market brokers and lenders
  • Fundraising techniques and strategies