PART-TIME INTERNSHIP @ SEARCH FUND
Zen Capital Partners
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I am looking for 2 part-time interns for Zen Capital. You'll work hands-on with me and collaborate on 1. industry research (50%), 2. CRM activities (25%), 3. Owner phone calls (15%), and 4. due-diligence (10%). Please see details below. Make sure to add me on LinkedIn if you apply for this position.
Description of Analyst Intern Role The internship will involve a hands-on learning experience with many of the core activities involved with running a search fund.
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.
Details of Analyst Role • Research and identify attractive industries based on Zen’s investment criteria • Develop investment theses and an understanding of business models for selected industries • Production of emails/letters for targeted small businesses • Review of confidential information on potential acquisitions; Business opportunity modeling • Participation in phone calls with investment bankers and small business owners • Significant mentorship from Zen Capital’s Managing Partner and weekly meetings to discuss progress
Pay / Sponsorship: Unpaid internship Hours per Week: 20 hours per week Duration: 10 weeks or more
Zen Capital Partners Company Overview Zen Capital Partners is a team of entrepreneurs with success investing in, operating, and growing private companies. We seek to identify, acquire and operate an existing Canadian private company with an enterprise value between $10.0 - $40.0 million. We are funded by over 15 seasoned entrepreneurs, executives and investors. Sid Singh, the Managing Partner at Zen Capital, is a graduate of University of Chicago Booth School of Business and has a background in technology, operations, and entrepreneurship.