Associate at Peak
Peak is expanding rapidly with offices in Amsterdam, Berlin, and Stockholm. Our diverse and ambitious team is therefore looking for an investment team member to strengthen the Benelux sourcing team. Within this job, you will talk with the most ambitious entrepreneurs, discuss the latest technologies and source the best opportunities to invest in. We are therefore looking for someone with bold ambitions and a passion for technology and entrepreneurship. Preferably, you have operating experience at a startup or (tried) to build your own business.
Your responsibilities Deal sourcing: You will scout the best opportunities in the Benelux by talking to the most promising entrepreneurs. You will be continuously (virtually) meeting entrepreneurs, visiting events, or working your way through lists of startups to make sure we see the right opportunities at the right time. Deal assessment: You will perform in-depth research to evaluate these opportunities. This involves communicating with founders, performing competition analysis, testing products, doing market research, and calling clients and industry experts. Building the Peak brand: You will build the Peak brand and represent us at various pitching events, startup conferences, investor meet-ups, etcetera. You will continuously look for opportunities to publish content to strengthen the Peak brand. You will flourish in the role if You have a heart for entrepreneurship and a huge passion for tech startups. You are curious about new technologies, have an eye for businesses, and are a fast learner. You have strong communication and commercial skills. You have 2–5 years of experience within the tech startup ecosystem. This can be as a startup founder (preferred), as one of the first employees of a funded / fast-growing startup, or on the investment side. You have a strong business sense, you love to work with people, teams, and quickly understand numbers. You can work in a fast-paced environment, are a self-starter, know how to prioritize, and get things done. You are fluent in English. (Dutch not required)