Search Fund Accelerator is an innovative private equity firm designed to optimize an alternative investment model known as a Search Fund. SFA provides support and capital to entrepreneurs seeking to acquire, manage and grow a business as its CEO. Our entrepreneurs, or Searchers as we refer to them, are recent MBA graduates with experience in investment banking, consulting, operations management and private equity.
Participants of the fellowship are paired with an SFA Searcher & work as full-time Analysts. Analysts will acquire hands-on experience and gain insights into various industries and business models. Analysts may be responsible for overseeing 1-3 interns in addition to managing day to day operations including recruiting, trainings, and ad hoc projects.
Recent college graduates looking to explore careers in finance, entrepreneurship, & operations, are strongly encouraged to apply. Former Analysts have continued their careers at firms including Goldman Sachs, Bain Capital, Bain & Co, McKinsey & Co, and Deloitte. Alumni have also followed our Searchers and accepted positions at SFA portfolio companies
- Commitment of 40 hours per week for a minimum of 6 months
- Minimum 3.0 GPA
- Eligible to work in the United States
- Graduated in the past two years with a Bachelors degree or an international equivalent
- Strong quantitative, analytical and research skills
- Thrive in a small team, startup environment
- Interest in private equity and entrepreneurship
- Fluency in English, both oral and written form
Analysts will acquire hands-on experience and gain insight into various industries and business models. Analysts will build a strategic network of entrepreneurs and investors and develop their analytical & critical thinking skills. In addition, we offer regular workshops and networking events.
Analysts are compensated at the prevailing hourly minimum wage and are entitled to health benefits.
More information: http://www.searchfundaccelerator.com/analysts