Volunteer Investment Analyst - Alternative Investments
Reports to: Treasurer
Location: Spokane, WA
The Morning Star Foundation is seeking a Volunteer Investment Analyst to assist with the evaluation, recommendation and ongoing monitoring of Morning Star Foundation’s portfolio of alternative investments, including private equity, private credit, real estate, or other liquid alternatives and alternative fixed income investments ("Alternative Investments"). This volunteer position will support all aspects of the Alternative Investments program, conducting research, sourcing investment opportunities, portfolio monitoring, reporting, forecasting and communications, analytics and modeling, and supporting special projects.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
In-depth research of various investment-related topics relative to the evaluation of potential investment opportunities.
Evaluation, modeling, peer benchmarking, and decision recommendations relative to various strategic or opportunistic Alternative Investments.
Quantitative and qualitative quarterly review of Alternative Investments performance.
IDEAL CANDIDATE Strong analytical, modeling, and problem-solving skills.
Naturally curious and love to learn, relish solving puzzles.
Comfortable using empirical data to suggest solutions to ambiguous problems.
Understanding of probability distributions to make decisions within an uncertain environment.
Bachelor’s degree or degree candidate in Finance or Accounting.
Interest in finance/investments, with basic accounting knowledge
Strong analytical and problem-solving skillset
Ability to work closely with senior management
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work in a fast-paced, team environment
Ability and openness to understanding operational, accounting, and legal aspects of investments.
Ability to use or learn research tools such as PitchBook and Capital IQ.
Familiarity with charting and graphing, along with advanced Excel knowledge.
Proficiency in G-Suite (Google Docs, Google Sheets, Gmail, Google Drive).
510 W Riverside Ave, Ste 201, SPOKANE, WA 99201, US
The Morning Star Foundation is committed to transforming our community’s vulnerable youth into healthy, confident and productive adults by strategically supporting programs that provide residential and foster care, wrap-around services, education, and learning through play, art, and outdoor immersion.
Our Mission is Simple We Believe in Kids. We Believe in Our Community. We support programs that are transforming the lives of our community’s most vulnerable youth.
Measurable Impact We believe that success should be measured by the lives that have been changed. That’s a difficult thing to quantify, so we’ve put together a few statistics for you. With the support of our generous donors, we’ve supported over 725 kids, and that’s just the start!
125,000 hours of around the clock care for boys experiencing trauma 550 hours of tutoring services for foster kids who have fallen behind 450 Title One students engaged in land conservation education activities 26 previously homeless children placed in early childhood education programs
Children & Youth
We'll work with your schedule.
510 W Riverside, Ste 201Spokane, WA99201
May 31, 2020
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