A Career With Founders Intelligence

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Why Start A Career with Founders Intelligence

Company vision and mission 

Founders Intelligence combines the rigour of a strategy consultancy with the vision, pace and insight of the world’s best venture businesses. The team consists of entrepreneurs and strategy consultants who advise clients including Sky, L’Oreal, Shazam, Unilever, Rightmove, Silver Lake, DMGT and Tesco. Strong relationships with digital entrepreneurs, select CEOs, accelerators and venture firms are at the core of Founders Intelligence, backed by deep insights into the technology start-up ecosystem across Europe, the US and beyond. Founded in 2015, Founders Intelligence was born out of Founders Forum, a leading private network of the world’s leading digital entrepreneurs and innovators from across the globe. We offer joiners a fast-paced environment and the unique opportunity to work closely with some of the world’s largest businesses as well as the start-ups looking to disrupt them. Join to be part of our fast growing business and work with colleagues who have built or invested in some of the biggest online successes (e.g. Lastminute.com, Siri, Spotify, DeepMind, Made.com, The Browser).

A career at Founders Intelligence looks like

If you’re excited by strategy, building new ventures, and want to help scale a new type of consultancy, join us!

We’re looking for exceptional entry-level analysts to join our growing team based in London. As an analyst at FI, you are responsible for uncovering and analysing the information needed to identify new opportunities and solve difficult problems, as well as preparing the materials to effectively communicate our recommendations to our clients.

Diversity in inclusion strategy 

We strongly believe that diverse teams are the best engines of innovation and new ideas. We also recognise the failure of the tech and venture space to provide equal funding, career opportunities and support to minority and/or underprivileged groups. We feel we have a part to play in this story and want to build a future FI that is diverse, inclusive and ever learning.

We are very interested in receiving and implementing suggestions for policies, structures or actions that will help create a diverse and inclusive organisation that promotes, remunerates and allocates responsibility based purely on ability and contribution, and which listens to every voice equally.

We are partnering with YSYS (Your Startup Your Story) – a startup community dedicated to connecting diverse people with opportunities in tech – to leverage their network and expertise as we build our approach.

Broadly, we are looking at ways we can improve Diversity and Inclusion at FI along 3 verticals:

Our People: We want to build a diverse team of individuals with different backgrounds, life experiences and points of view which will contribute to making FI a stronger, fairer place to work. 


Our Culture: We want to create an environment where everyone at FI feels respected, included and supported, and where everyone feels comfortable sharing their experiences. 


Our Brand: We want to champion diversity in our work and in our networks to build a better, more inclusive future with the companies and partners we work with.

 

Find below a career opportunity for you

Analyst

Location: London, UK
Salary: £38,000 – 42,000 (depending on experience) plus Annual Bonus

The ideal profile of the candidate

As Analyst, you will spend your time working in small teams across our range of clients, industries and projects types – from strategy to execution. Your day-to-day will be wide-ranging. It typically includes interviewing leading founders and investors, running venture-style start-up due diligence, developing business cases and creating compelling client presentations. You will interact directly with our clients, presenting our recommendations to them and collaborating closely to implement.

We are committed to building a diverse culture and are eager to receive applications from all backgrounds. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination.

 

This is a role for you if…

  • You are passionate and knowledgeable about start-ups, venture and corporate strategy
  • You enjoy breaking down complex problems into clear, well-structured solutions
  • You are an exceptionally effective writer and presenter communicating information clearly and credibly
  • You thrive working in teams and building relationships with people from all types of backgrounds, experience and seniority
  • You have an entrepreneurial drive and are able to get up to speed quickly on all aspects of our clients and work
  • You are keen to join and build a successful and new type of consultancy
  • You have an exceptional academic or industry background
  • Minimum 6 months working in consulting, start-ups, venture capital, accelerators or corporate innovation, or associated functions
  • The right to work in the UK

 

You will also have:

  • Competitive salary & annual bonus
  • Private healthcare and a pension plan with employer contributions
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learnerbly Learning Perks
  • Pension Contribution
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing support through Spill
  • Matched charitable giving through Tyve
  • Fun and dynamic working environment (we’re co-located with our fellow Founders Family companies including Founders Factory & firstminute capital)
  • Exposure to C-suite clients and responsibility from the outset

 

For further details and to apply please click here
Closing date: None
Contact query: aliki@foundersintelligence.com
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