NON-PAID Student Volunteer Intern (Investment Funds)

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Apr 24, 2017
Closes
Aug 18, 2017
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency

Interns analyze and review materials on venture capital/private equity fund proposals; design and modify financial models; prepare written reports on current funds; research new financial structures and investment vehicles; and perform due diligence on proposed funds.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Not Required

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Must be registered for Selective Service if applicable (www.sss.gov).
  • NON-PAID Student Opportunity
  • Applicants must be able to obtain and maintain a background investigation
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Must submit a current 2016 transcript or proof of enrollment
  • SUBMIT SCHOOL TRANSCRIPT(S). Transcripts will be required if you are selected for an internship. You will be required to bring an official copy with you on the first day of your internship. Must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment (at least half-time) in a relevant college degree program (diploma, certificate, etc.) at the graduate level at the time the internship would be served.

    Must be a U.S. citizen Must be currently enrolled in a full or part-time accredited degree/diploma program Must be in good academic standing.

    Not Applicable


    DUTIES:


    Strategic research project focusing on the following within the realm of emerging markets private equity: (i) private equity in emerging markets, including performance of funds and market trends in specific regions and countries; (ii) top-down and bottom-up market research and analysis of frontier markets and sectors attractive for private equity investment; (iii) analysis of OPIC’s private equity portfolio; and (iv) assessment of investment strategies. Project will culminate in a quality PowerPoint presentation and other written output, incorporating intern’s recommendations. Intern is expected to take initiative and play a substantive role in defining the parameters of research. Assistance with research and analysis regarding the upcoming OPIC General Call for Proposals, which will seek investment proposals from private equity funds throughout the emerging markets where OPIC operates. Potentially other tasks, including financial modeling.