Job Opportunities

Why work at Envestors

Established in London in 2004, Envestors is a leading FCA regulated corporate finance house which runs a network of c.3,100 sophisticated high net worth private investors and family offices, investing minimum sums of £25,000 into unquoted companies seeking £500,000 up to £10 million in equity funding. Having raised in excess of £100m for over 230 companies with 26 exits, Envestors has been voted Private Investor Network of the Year by Investor Allstars three times in the last seven years.

Envestors also operates the Envestry online investment platform for sophisticated private investors, which can also be licensed and white-labelled to organisations seeking to monetise their high-net worth client base or to better enable deal management and also to single companies seeking to fundraise from their own community.

With an impressive Central London head office, over-looking the Thames and adjacent to The Savoy, we additionally have offices in Jersey and Dubai. We operate a private healthcare scheme and company pension, but more importantly are a dynamic organisation run by a team of industry experienced entrepreneurs and investors. Operating a flat organisational structure, we genuinely empower our highly driven team, who thrive on assigned levels responsibility and exposure to a wide variety of industry sectors and tasks not available to them in larger corporates.

We have a can-do culture and tell-it like it is mind-set. We don’t do beards and are impressed by people that have actually walked-the-talk and who have significant gravitas to advise others. We are well set for significant regional and international expansion and are always on the look out for non-conventional individuals.So if you think you know your onions and can make a significant difference get in contact:

Scott Haughton, COO/Director scott@envestors.co.uk

CURRENT VACANCIES

Business Development Executive - UK

Role

•   To focus upon sales of the Envestry™ white-labelled equity funding platform to Licensees.
•   To develop a prospects list of potential Licensee targets
•   To help produce and distribute a monthly newsletter and to help organise regular events with Licensees 
•   To work with the team in creating new test Platforms for potential Licensees
•   To approach prospects and close sales
•   To assist in on-boarding new signed up clients to ensure 

Person Description

Strong communication and interpersonal skills
•    Proven sales and business development ability at C-level
•    Prepared to travel around the UK
•    Highly self-motivated and performance driven
•    Proven competency and interest in technology platforms
•    Good IT skills (training on the Platform to be provided)
•    Very presentable
•    Genuine interest and enthusiasm in entrepreneurial space
•    Knowledge of crowdfunding market 
•    Degree educated
•    Perfect written and spoken English

Terms

Salary: £27,500 pa basic plus opportunity to make commission after 6 months
Start:   October 2017.
Status:  Full time employment
Holiday: 25 days annually
•    Place: Office-based.  1 Lancaster Place, London WC2E 7ED.  (Covent Garden / Waterloo)

Please submit a one-page CV or LinkedIn profile to Oliver Woolley CEO, oliver@envestors.co.uk by 29th September 2017 

Investment Analyst

Suitable for recent Graduate seeking training and professional development in venture capital and corporate finance.

Full-time position
Pay: Basic of £27,500 plus discretionary bonus of up to £5,000 
Term: Two years
Start date: November 2017
Holiday: 25 days plus bank holidays 
Place of work: Central London

Training and Professional Development Outcomes

In the first year: Working alongside an Investment Manager and directly with the Directors of the business in all aspects of fundraising for early-stage businesses.
In the second year: Training towards corporate finance exams (CF30) to become an Approved Person as defined by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).  Subject to completing and passing the FCA exams, the candidate will be put on the FCA Register. 

Key Tasks

Working directly with early stage companies looking to raise finance
Working with an Envestors Investment Manager and Director to complete an Investment Note.  This includes meeting the company (with an Envestors Director), reviewing the business plan and financial projections, and using the business plan to compile the Investment Note. 
Assisting with researching potential investors (both private and institutional) and arranging investor meetings. 
Facilitating investment meetings and interest from private investors.
Closing investment for early stage / high growth companies.
Setting up a follow-on monitoring programme with the investee companies.

Requirements

Graduate, with competency in accountancy and basic corporate finance
Entrepreneurial flair and enthusiasm for early stage venture
Very well organised & strong attention to detail
Presentable
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to engage with client company directors, HNWI private investors and venture capital funds
Ability to deliver to deadlines
Perfect written and spoken English
Good computing skills (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
Work well in a small team environment and under own initiative

For further enquiries

Please submit a one-page CV of LinkedIn profile  to Scott Haughton COO scott@envestors.co.uk by 29th September 2017.