Investment Team Member, Finland

  • Investment
  • Helsinki, Finland

Investment Team Member, Finland

Job description

Icebreaker.vc is a venture capital fund with €140M under management. We started Icebreaker.vc because we wanted to provide better support for founders to take their ideas forward and build winning tech companies. We invest in the idea- and pre-seed stages. Our companies have raised funding from some of the top venture capitalists from around the world.


We are now looking for a new member to our investment team in Finland. You should be extremely curious about teams, technology and building companies from 0.


Your role at Icebreaker.vc

Finding attractive venture businesses is a continuous learning process.

Venture investing is an exciting environment where many firms are working to find the "next 🦄". As an investment team member you will be focused on sourcing, meaning that you’ll be talking and digging into opportunities with founders on a daily basis. You will also be working closely with the entire Icebreaker.vc team and involved in our investment process.


Your #1 Task - Source the next investment opportunities.

There are over 10 000 new software-driven companies founded per year in Finland, Sweden, and Estonia, of 20 which we aim to invest in on a yearly basis. You will be speaking with founders on a daily basis, analyzing the problems they are solving, and learning about their markets.


Be involved in the investments.

If we get excited about a case, it's time to pursue a deal! You will be exposed to financial modeling, market research, deal negotiation, and due diligence.


Support our portfolio companies

Portfolio companies are our nr 1 priority. We want to be the best at supporting the portfolio companies, and you will be provided the opportunities to learn from working with founding teams.

Job requirements

Qualifications

  • All backgrounds are welcomed

  • Excellent communication and writing skills in English. (Finnish, Swedish and/or Estonian is a plus)


We are expecting from you?

  • Creativity and analytical mindset to solve problems

  • Empathy, curiosity and great work ethic

  • Open mind, willingness to collaborate and talk with different people

  • Desire for personal growth and development

  • You're based in Helsinki/Finland

  • Work experience from tech startups/finance or strong network in Finland is a huge plus


What will you get in turn?

  • An interesting and rewarding job with a diverse and young team and innovative growth companies

  • Room to grow and learn in a supporting environment

  • Possibility to work partially or fully remotely

  • Excellent networking opportunities with tech founders and a tech community

  • Flexible working hours and autonomous working environment

  • Excellent office spaces in Helsinki, Stockholm, and Tallinn

  • Excellent healthcare benefits