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CVC Investment Analyst (m/f/d) Wayra Germany

Date: Jun 10, 2022

Location: MÜNCHEN, Germany

Company: Telefonica S.A.

Contract type: full-time, limited
Location: Munich
Entry: At the earliest possible date

 

Who we are?
We are o2/Telefónica - with our mobile brands we connect millions of people and offer our customers mobile freedom in the digital world. As a leading telecommunications provider, we are also playing a key role in shaping digitisation in Germany. Our fixed and mobile networks form the backbone for the digital transformation of the economy and society. And our approximately 8,000 employees in Germany drive the transformation forward every day - in our own company as well.

 

Telefónica is one of the top employers in Germany and is part of the global telecommunications group Telefónica S.A. with 114,000 committed employees worldwide. 

 

You too can become part of our unique team and let us make a difference together!

 

Your Team

Wayra is Telefónica’s innovation and investment unit and the world’s most global, connected and technological open innovation hub. We scale startups, build lasting corporate partnerships and invest. Telefónica provides startups unprecedented access to business development opportunities with some of the world’s largest companies and access to our global network of over 350 million customers and clients in 24 countries. Investment stages within Telefónica ranges from seed (Wayra) to growth investments up to 25m EUR.

 

Your Job:

We are looking for an exceptional Investment Analyst to join our team in our Munich office, who loves to work in a fast-paced startup and VC environment and who is energized by identifying great investment opportunities. Our Investment Analyst role provides a unique opportunity in the venture capital and startup ecosystem. You will gain significant responsibility from day one and will participate in all stages of the investment process. Our investment team works closely with the Telefónica business units, e.g. Tech Experts, Management Board, global venture teams, etc. to identify the leading companies of the future. You will become part of the investment team, where you will be a crucial part of the whole deal journey end-to-end - from sourcing and analyzing business plans and markets to deal closing.

 

What are your challenges with us?

  • Identifying and sourcing new investment opportunities
  • Analyzing startups, teams and markets e.g. in latest tech trends like 5G & Metaverse
  • Participating in all due diligence steps, including researching customer references, assessing competitive positioning, modelling finances and unit economics, understanding macro trends
  • Networking by attending events and conferences, publishing content online, and speaking to other key contacts in the industry and represent Wayra in the ecosystem
  • Building strong relationship with founders of top-notch startups, VCs, investors and internal C-level
  • Supporting to constantly improve team processes and operations 
  • Supporting in portfolio management (participation in board meetings, reporting to our Telefónica’s global headquarter)
  • Ownership of accounting processes (like invoicing and startup payments)

 

What are you bringing?

  • Strong academic background from a top-tier university, in engineering/IT, economics or similar
  • First experience working in tech, startup, venture capital, consulting, IB environment
  • Strong analytical and financial skills
  • Highly organized and the ability to work well in small teams in a structured, independent and result-oriented manner
  • Intellectual curiosity and a genuine interest for new technologies, innovation, entrepreneurial and investment ecosystems
  • Eagerness to learn, to take on responsibilities and ability to quickly familiarize yourself with new topics
  • Positive, open-minded, entrepreneurial spirit and proactive "can-do" mentality
  • Structured way of working and navigating smartly through projects and processes in a dynamic environment
  • An established network in the European tech ecosystem is a plus
  • German-speaking preferred, English proficiency is a must, Spanish is not mandatory but beneficiary

 

Your Benefits

Workplace: Modern and ergonomically equipped offices, as well as an open space and open desk model.

Communication: A smartphone of your choice for business and private use as well as the possibility to provide for your partner, friends and family via credit is a matter of course for us.

Catering is taken care of: Free coffee specialties and water are at your disposal at any time as well as a canteen and a cafeteria.

Individual development: With a personal development plan and continuous training you will reach your goals with us. In addition, with "Beyond" you can also get a taste of other interesting areas by means of job or project rotations. 

Retirement provision: Various models of retirement provision are available to you (e.g. capital-forming benefits, company pension scheme, etc.)

Social commitment: We are also involved outside the company, you have the opportunity to participate in Telefónica "Volunteering Days" or "Volunteering Holidays", for example.

Health: Under FEEL GOOD you will find a wide range of offers for your personal health and the compatibility of work and leisure. It ranges from exercise and relaxation programmes, webinars and cooperation projects to a comprehensive range of advice on child and elderly care and psychosocial counselling. 

 

How to apply and what else you should know?

Convince us with your meaningful curriculum vitae as well as corresponding certificates. You do not need a letter of motivation with us. Please note that applications are only possible via our applicant portal and applications by e-mail cannot be considered.


Do you have questions about our application process and are you interested in further information about the position? Please reach out to our Talent Operations Team (talent-operations@telefonica.com)

 

In case of same qualification, applicants (m/f/d) with severe disability will be preferred. All gender are equally welcome.