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Investment Associate

Big Society Capital


Posted over 30 days ago...


Join Better Society Capital to Forge a Path in Social Impact Investment and Shape the Future of UK’s Social Issues


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£47500 - £54750

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Hybrid / London, EC4A and homeworking

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Expires at anytime

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Visa sponsor - UK

Better Society Capital is at the forefront of utilizing financial tools for social good, transforming how we tackle the UK's most pressing social challenges. As we embark on our new strategy for 2025-30, we offer a stimulating environment where your contributions will have a lasting impact. We are dedicated to fostering an inclusive and dynamic workplace, reflective of our commitment to diversity and accessibility.

  • Accelerate your career in impact investment with a development-focused role.
  • Contribute to strategic and design thinking to address complex social issues.
  • Engage in rigorous research and investment analysis to identify areas for impactful investment.
  • Experience in investment analysis and a passion for social change.
  • Strong analytical skills and strategic thinking ability.
  • Commitment to creating systemic change through financial investment.

Application Process Details:

  • Apply through the Applied platform by 9am on Monday 20 May 2024.
  • Answer work-based questions to be reviewed anonymously for unbiased selection.

The opportunity: We have a unique opportunity to accelerate your career in Social Impact Investment through Better Society Capital’s Investment Associate Development Programme.

The role: You will develop your impact investment management skills, knowledge of social issues and your strategic and design thinking in order to help solve some of the UK’s most entrenched social issues. This is an exciting time to join BSC as we refresh our strategy for 2025-30, building upon what we have learnt since we started our impact investing journey in 2012.

Job requirements: You will be required to undertake research and detailed analysis to help us understand social issues and market gaps where social impact investment can help support a solution. You will also be required to undertake detailed investment analysis, including of the market, the prospective investee, and the financial, social impact and systems change cases.

Benefits: Our current approach allows colleagues to spend 40% - 60% of their working hours in the office, and the remainder from home. We hope that this working pattern encourages Better Society Capital employees to achieve a healthy balance between work and personal goals, as we continue to adapt to the changing needs of our diverse workforce.

Applications details: Please apply via Applied by 9am on Monday 20 May 2024. Applied is a platform designed to minimise unconscious bias in recruitment. You will be asked some work-based questions which are reviewed anonymously by the hiring panel.

Additional information: For candidates who do not have the right to work in the UK, Better Society Capital may consider visa sponsorship. We are an equal opportunities employer with an inclusive environment where all employees can contribute to their fullest potential. Our office is fully accessible with step-free access and an open-plan set up.


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