Assistant Manager, Portfolio Management (Venture Fund)

Date:  30 May 2024
Job Code:  1182/2024/CMD/CAP

The Corporate Venture Fund is a sovereign venture capital fund under Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation which is a statutory body under Hong Kong government with the mission of building a world-class innovation and technology hub.

 

The Position

 

As an Assistant Manager of the Corporate Venture Fund, you will ensure the fund investment and operation are carried out effectively and timely. This role expects the candidate to perform the full-cycle investment activity of a VC fund but will primarily focus on post-investment management. In particular, you will be responsible for:

 

Post-investment management

  • Manage portfolio companies, such as monitoring and analyzing their financial and business updates, creating values eg. providing support on problem solving and fundraising independently
  • Support Follow-on investment and divestment analysis
  • Communicate regularly with the tech community, venture capital firms and investment banks

 

Day-to-day fund operation and regular reporting

  • Work closely with other divisions to ensure a smooth operation of the fund, including Finance, Legal, and Internal Audit 
  • Prepare regular reporting for group consolidation / management reporting / marketing / statutory purposes independently and analytical review on the fee and expenses, cashflow, fund performance and other fund related reporting
  • Lead valuation, Internal Audit, and other annual fund management exercise

 

Investment evaluation and execution 

  • Conduct sophisticated financial modeling, valuation and return analysis
  • Handle industry research, due diligence and other associated tasks 
  • Prepare investment memorandums, presentations and paper circulars
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by supervisors and management 

 

The Candidate

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent preferably in business, accounting, legal, or other related disciplines
  • Minimum 5 years’ working experience, preferably in the area of fund operation / direct investment / accounting firms / startup or related field, CFA /CPA is an added advantage
  • Higher education or professional qualifications with less experience will also be considered
  • Excellent in research, business writing and copywriting
  • Good team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills; and ability to work successfully cross-functionally
  • Able to work independently and meet deadlines under tight schedule
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English and Chinese (including in Putonghua)
  • Passionate in the startup ecosystem and in building Hong Kong as a world-class innovation and technology hub
     


What We offer  

 

  • Unique Work.Live.Play.Learn culture in Hong Kong’s largest Innovation & Technology ecosystem
  • 5-day work week, attractive annual leave and additional special leave
  • Medical benefits including dental and annual check-up from Day-1, with extended coverage to dependent(s)
  • Professional training and career advancement opportunities
  • Accessible to various bus service with network across different locations in HK

 


Interested parties please submit your application by clicking “Apply Now”.  Commencing position will be commensurate with qualifications, relevant experience, and competencies.  

 

The application will remain open until the position is filled. HKSTP reserves the right not to fill the position.

 

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Applicants not invited for interview within 6 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful.  Personal data of unsuccessful applicants will be retained for a maximum of two years counting from the date the vacancy has been filled.

 

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