Sales Support Associate, Venture Capital

Hays Financial Markets
£30k.00 - £35k.00 pa
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Our Client is a fast growing, top performing Venture Capital Manager offering tax efficient investment strategies to intermediaries and investors to include Venture Capital Trusts (VCT), EIS and inheritance tax offerings.

This Venture Capital Manager is fast expanding and this role is one of the many newly created roles we are working on at the moment. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a working environment that is highly academic and fosters a close-knit team with a unified goal.

The working environment is highly academic, collaborative and non-hierarchical which encourages and rewards new ideas and this role will work closely with the new business team to contribute, create and roll out the firms communications strategy for new investors.

As the Business Development Sales Support Associate, you will act as the first point of contact for investors and advisers across the full offering of VCT, EIS and inheritance tax products. Working in a small team, you will assist the Senior Business Development Managers (field sales) to identify/generate new investors by booking meetings and creating marketing material to name just a few tasks.

In this role you will be involved in event organisation and networking with clients/investors making this opportunity extremely appealing requiring strong interpersonal and communication skills.

This is a varied role responsible for overseeing investor communications from initial point of application to ongoing valuations requiring strong attention to detail.

This Business Development support role will suit graduates with a 2.1 degree or above with prior desk sales and administration experience ideally coming from a Venture Capital or Private Equity firm.

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