1.Proactively source and identify new investment opportunities within the blockchain and cryptocurrency ecosystem (DeFi, Metaverse, NFTs, Web3 and so on).
2.Deal Diligence - helping the team evaluate new investment opportunities through market research, product reviews, competitive analysis, metrics analysis, customer/user reviews and technical diligence.
3.Work closely with the team lead to support the full lifecycle of investment.
1.The internship period is minimum 3 months, 3 days/week. Students with flexible time for internship preferred.
2.Passionate about cryptocurrency and blockchain and a desire to use technology as an enabler and catalyst to change the world.
3.Some depth of understanding of the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry, including trends, themes, tokenomics, etc.
4.Strong written and analytical skills for deal analysis and internal reporting.
5.A degree in a technical area (i.e. mathematics, engineering or computer science) and/or technical experience is strongly preferred.
1.Interns with outstanding performance may be offered a full-time position.
2.Work directly with the top blockchain founders in the industry (MetaMask, Matrixport, Amber, Bitcoin Suisse, etc.).
3.Connect with top crypto projects and communicate with the project team members directly.
4.Keep in touch with crypto’s latest development trends, and closely involve in the rapid iteration and development of the industry.
How to Apply Summer Intern:
1.Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
2.Email content: Resume, you may attach your previous research works in the field of blockchain
1.Research and analyze latest blockchain industry trends and emerging themes to identify investment opportunities
2.Topics of research may include scaling, privacy, modularity, DAO, Web3.0, GameFi, etc.
3.Contribute to the entire project lifecycle including: due diligence performance, negotiation and post-investment management
4.Write content for technical research reports for both internal and external distribution to help the company gain influence
1.Passion for crypto industry, with basic understanding and knowledge such as major public chains, DeFi, NFT, Cross-chain, Layer2
2.Strong writing, editing and critical thinking skills
3.Background in computer engineering or data analysis preferred
Note this role can be either full-time staff or internship-based.
Additional details on Internship:
1.Internship requires a commitment of minimum 2 months, 5 days/week
2.Students in junior year graduate school or first/second-year research programs with more flexible time are preferred
3.Interns with outstanding performance may be offered full-time positions upon graduation
1.Taking part in exciting crypto projects and directly communicating with project team members
2.Developing and maintaining valuable relationships throughout the projects
3.Staying connected with latest crypto development trends and closely involved in the fast-paced development of the industry
4.Market-competitive salary and benefits
1.Develop and implement the company's PR communications strategy
2.Supervise content management through all of the company’s communication channels (Twitter, media, official website, WeChat official account, etc.)
3.Maintain cooperative and efficient relationships with the company's media partners, KOLs and other influencers
1.Knowledge of Coindesk, CoinTelegraph and international media channels
2.Experience in blockchain industry, ability to adapt to the industry’s ever-changing environment
3.Experience in conducting brand building and public relations
4.Fluency in English, strong writing skills and effective oral communication skills
1.Manage middle office finance duties including fund/LP setups, LP reporting, investment deals and communicating with the investment/front office staff
2.Oversee financial accounting and reporting including cash management
3.Prepare and present monthly, quarterly and annual management reports and presentation deck to Management, Audit Com and Board
4.Liaison with external service providers, e.g., fund administrator, auditor, banks and security companies
5.Ensure proper tax planning and filing in accordance with applicable regulatory requirements
6.Support new licensing applications and rollout of fund structures
7.Support overall valuation of the company’s invested assets
8.Monitor compliance with regulatory requirements and various agreements with vendors and customers
9.Advise and support portfolio companies in setting up proper accounting, financial controls and risk management structures to meet their growth, external audit and private/public fundraising requirements
1.Minimum five years of relevant experience in a financial auditing or regulated asset management firm
2.Some exposure to middle office finance duties including supporting fund setups, LP setups and interfacing with investment/front office staff
3.Minimum three years in a leadership role, experience managing a small team
4.Ability to work independently
5.Excellent presentation and communication skills
6.Knowledge of MAS regulations, IFRS and/or US GAAP
7.Some auditing experience with a focus on asset management industry preferred
8.Dynamic and energetic, able to thrive in a new startup environment
1.Sourcing early stage investment opportunities in emergent companies and protocols
2.Working with the senior investment team on due diligence of prospective investments
3.Screening projects by reading protocol specifications and evaluating the technical teams
4.Reasoning through the emerging trends in the space and identifying non-obvious opportunities for deployment of capital
5.Working closely with technical teams on their crypto-economic model, smart contract security, and other questions that come up around protocols and software
6.Willingness to travel as necessary
1.Solid understanding of smart contracts scripting, cryptography, crypto-economics, and blockchain technologies generally
2.Ability to identify unconventional trends and emerging technologies
3.Sharp analytical mind with a killer instinct to identify deals in the market
4.Ability to aggregate information from a variety of sources including technical repositories and anecdotal feedback from teams, then draw informed conclusions from incomplete information
5.Able to explain complex concepts in simple terms to a non-technical audience
6.Obsession with the future of blockchain technology, web3, and low-level protocol development
7.An open minded research approach and genuine intellectual curiosity
8.A degree in a technical area (i.e. mathematics, engineering or computer science) and/or technical experience is strongly preferred
Job locations: Shanghai/ Singapore/Berlin/ San Francisco
For further questions or to submit your applications:
Email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
In the email subject line, please write position applied + name+ school (+ internship duration).
For example: Intern Application + James Lee + NTU + 6 months Internship
Please attach your resume and any of your previous research work in the field of blockchain.
[An iPhone 13 will be given to each referrer of a successful candidate who is hired by A&T Capital and employed for at least six months.]