Investment Analyst Trainee & Analyst Trainee

Job title: Investment Analyst Trainee / Analyst Trainee

Company: Tesi

Contract type: Internship

Location: Helsinki

Application deadline: 04/06/2019

Published: 26/05/2019

Type: Fixed-term, 4-5 months
Preferred background: 3rd year of studies – 5th year of studies
Work hours: Fulltime
Starting date: September 2019
Location: Porkkalankatu 1, 00180 Helsinki

Tesi is a state-owned investment company that accelerates growth companies’ success stories by investing in them, both directly and via funds. We are a major player in the Finnish private equity market with AUM of €1.3bn. We invest in all sectors on equal terms and always together with private investors. Our mission is to develop Finland’s venture capital and private equity market as well as to promote economic and business growth in Finland.

Tesi is now looking for an

Investment Analyst Trainee for its Direct Investments team (venture capital, growth capital and industrial investments) with an analytical mindset. Your work tasks will include financial modelling (e.g. valuation), market research (e.g. data collection and analysis), and deal sourcing. You will prepare meeting materials and presentations for decision-making together with senior team members. You will meet our potential and current portfolio companies.

You will work with e.g. companies like Oura Health Oy, Wirepas Oy, ICEYE Oy, Dispelix Oy, Viria Oyj, SuperPark Oy and Uusioaines Oy.

AND an

Analyst Trainee for its Fund Investments team with an analytical and data-driven mindset. As an Analyst trainee you will support Tesi regarding market and industry analysis and portfolio management. You get the chance to analyse various themes within the venture capital and private equity market as well as Tesi’s own portfolio, assist the team in the assessment of fund proposals and help on the build-up of Tesi’s internal data model.

Our recent fund investments include:
MAKI.VC, Inventure, Evolver and Saari Partners Oy.

For both positions,

You have
– Relevant university studies for example in business, economics or engineering
– Analytical and business-oriented mindset with hands-on attitude
– Interest in the Finnish economy and private equity
– Strong skills in Excel and PowerPoint
– Fluent written and spoken communication skills in Finnish and English
– We also consider as an asset if you have previous experience from relevant positions (e.g. startups, strategic consulting, market research or investment banking)

We offer you
– Excellent opportunity to learn about the venture capital and private equity industry
– Challenging and versatile projects from day one
– Chance to gain relevant work experience and useful contacts for your future career
– Supportive and professional colleagues to boost your development and who are curious to hear your ideas

Got excited?

Please submit your CV, application letter, and latest transcript of records by latest 4th of June here:  or

In these positions you will be employed directly to Tesi.

For more information about the recruitment process contact aTalent’s Recruitment Manager Laura Seppä (040 557 93 89, laura.seppa[at] in the following times: Monday 27.5 at 10.00-11.30 or Tuesday 28.5 at 14.00-15.30 or Tuesday 4.6 at 12.00-13.30.

Thursday 23.5. Application period starts
Tuesday 4.6. Application period ends
Wednesday 5.6. Application screening and invites for personal interviews with aTalent
Thursday 6.6 – Friday 7.6. Personal Google Meet -interviews with aTalent
Monday 10.6. Invites for personal interviews with Tesi
Tuesday 11.6 – Friday 14.6. Personal interviews with Tesi
Monday 17.6: Final decisions
September 2019: Start date

Spirit & Guts

With Tesi you will operate responsibly, aiming for a beneficial social impact, profitable investment and the success of their portfolio companies and funds. They believe that responsibility is a competitive advantage for companies and a requirement for long-term success. They apply corporate responsibility at two levels: as choices made daily in their day-to-day work, and also as continuous development work over the long term. Tesi is also an equal opportunity employer, who believes that diversity empowers their people and their business as well. @TesiFII