2022 Blackstone Innovations Investments Summer Analyst

Job Description:

Employer: Blackstone

Job Title: 2022 Blackstone Innovations Investments Summer Analyst

Location: New York

Firm Profile:

Blackstone is the world's largest alternative asset manager. We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, and the communities in which we work. We do this by using extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems. Our $684 billion in assets under management include investment vehicles focused onprivate equity, real estate, public debt and equity, life sciences, growth equity, opportunistic, non-investment grade credit, real assets and secondary funds, all on a global basis.Further information is available at www.blackstone.com . Follow Blackstone on Twitter @Blackstone .

Blackstone Innovations Investments
Blackstone Innovations Investments (BXII) is the early-stage investing arm within Blackstone. The team sits within the firm's Technology and Innovations group and executes principal strategic investments in companies across the FinTech, PropTech, Cybersecurity and Enterprise Software spaces. BXII works closely with senior leadership across the firm to identify and partner with world-class technology companies that can help advance innovation within Blackstone and across its large ecosystem of portfolio companies.

Job Title:

2022 Blackstone Innovations Investments Summer Analyst

Job Description:

Blackstone's Summer Analyst program is a unique experience among financial firms, enabling participants to develop a well-rounded and fine-tuned business mind. Upon completion of training, Blackstone Summer Analysts will have the opportunity to participate in current BXII projects and be staffed on a number of assignments. Due to the lean deal team, Summer Analysts will be able to assume an integral role. Additionally, Summer Analysts will have many opportunities to network with peers and mentors through organized events during the program.

Summer Analysts will work closely with the BXII investment team on market research, company sourcing, due diligence and the execution of investment opportunities. This is an opportunity to develop financial and technical skills and learn about the investment process through an apprentice model. You will work closely with BXII leadership to build out thematic areas of interest for investment and conduct deep market research.

The ideal candidate should possess: resourcefulness and thoroughness; strong financial and analytical acumen; experience or a demonstrated interest in technology; ability to work independently; good project management skills with the ability to multi-task; strong written, presentation and oral communication skills; passion and an entrepreneurial mindset.

Responsibilities:
  • Market research, including industry and competitive analysis
  • Financial analysis, valuation, and modeling
  • Participate in business diligence
  • Assist in the drafting of memoranda for internal and external use
  • Assistance in the execution and financing of transactions
  • Supporting BXII leadership more broadly on special projects


Qualifications:

Blackstone seeks to hire individuals who are highly motivated, intelligent and have demonstrated excellence in prior endeavors.

The successful candidate must possess:
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • A desire to work in a team environment with dynamic roles
  • An interest in technology, innovation and finance
  • Self-motivation to find solutions independently, and humility to acknowledge limits and uncertainties
  • Sincere commitment to personal and professional development
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Intellectual curiosity and a passion to learn
  • Good judgment


Requirements:

To be considered for the Summer Analyst role, applicants must meet any of the following criteria:
  • Currently enrolled as an undergraduate student
  • Anticipated graduation date: Fall 2022 - Spring 2023
  • Resume must include expected graduation month / year and GPA


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or any other category protected by law.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete your application, please contact Human Resources at 212-583-5000 (US), +44 (0)20 7451 4000 (EMEA) or +852 3656 8600 (APAC).

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