Misk x Venture Capital and Private Equity Association Internship

Through this collaboration with Misk Skills, we are excited to welcome the brightest young Saudi talents from all Saudi universities and across the globe to the leading venture capital and private equity firms in the Kingdom and regionally. The members of the association look forward to the inclusion of outstanding university graduates for training to be part of the next wave of technology transformation
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Application open
11 Sep 2022
Application Close
27 Sep 2022
Program Start/End
04 Dec 2022 - 04 Jul 2023

The Misk Skills Traineeships Program aims to empower talented Saudi youth across fresh graduates, and young professionals to launch their professional careers by offering professional opportunities in collaboration with top-tier international and local organizations .

Company Overview 

STV – Impact46 – Elm – Saudi Aramco Wa’ed - Khawarzmi Ventures - MEVP Ventures - Shorooq Partners - Sukna Ventures - Techinvest Company - Saudi Venture Capital Company (SVCC) 

The members of the Saudi Venture Capital and Private Equity Association are a group of leading venture capital firms among the most active in the country. They are focused in investing the emerging technologies and high-growth tech startups and have led the industry to a record $548M industry by end of 2021 and is projected to multiplied growth in the future 

Together, they are looking for top-notch university graduates to join as fund management interns to participate in the next wave of technology transformation. If you like working in teams and on tech investment projects and would like to participate in the economy’s digital transformation, this is the right opportunity for you. 

Program Overview 

Through this collaboration with Misk, we are excited to welcome the brightest young Saudi talents from all Saudi universities and across the globe to the leading venture capital and private equity firms in the Kingdom and regionally 

Responsibilities: 

  • Support all aspects of the investment process, including analysis of current and prospective fund and direct company investments 
  • Participate in portfolio management analytics and in-depth market and financial diligence 
  • Research, analyze, and evaluate established and emerging tech sectors 
  • Proactively support the origination and screening of investment opportunities including inbound and outreach 
  • Participate in conducting deep due diligence and prepare investment memo for direct investments and fund investments 
  • Support deal execution and ongoing post-investment management/value-adds for existing portfolio companies 
  • Conduct ad hoc investment-related projects as needed 
Program highlights
Location
Riyadh or Khobar, KSA
Start date
December 04, 2022
Duration
6 Months
Target
Graduates with a bachelor’s degree
Application criteria
  • Accepted degree of education: Graduates with Bachelor’s in 2021, 2022 
  • Accepted Majors:  

- Business 

- Math 

- Law 

- Engineering 

- Computer Science  

  • Interest in extracurricular projects and/or internships 
  • Excellent analytical, technical and quantitative skills with a passion and ability to identify and try new products, understand the competitive landscape and develop key market insights  
  • Intellectually curious, with a strong interest in technology, startups, and innovation  
  • Self-motivated, results and growth oriented  
  • Able to work independently and collaboratively with high attention to detail  
  • Ability to succeed in a fast-paced environment and think creatively  
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal  
  • Strong financial analytical skills preferred   
  • Interest to build network within VC/Startup community  

Frequently asked questions

You can find more information about the program dates on the program specific page.

Yes, the video is a mandatory part of the application. For more details about how to record your video, please visit our application page for the opportunity that you are applying for.

Yes, if you have successfully moved to the next stage of our selection process, we will notify you via email as early as possible. If we decide not to move forward with your application, we will also inform you after a short period of time.

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Application open
11 Sep 2022
Application Close
27 Sep 2022
Program Start/End
04 Dec 2022 - 04 Jul 2023
Application Process
  1. Sign up
    Sign up to Misk Hub and create your profile.
  2. Apply
    Select this program and click the apply button.
  3. Evaluation
    We will review your application criteria and your video then decide if this program is right for you.
  4. Psychometric test
    Complete online psychometric test.
  5. Interview
    Attend one-on-one interview virtually.
  6. Application confirmation
    Successful applicants will receive an email confirming their program enrollment. We will also share more program-specific information and details about your participation.
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