SAP Investment Lead - SAP.iO Fund, Israel Job in Raanana, Israel
Requisition ID: 191642
Work Area: Consulting and Professional Services
Expected Travel: 0 - 20%
Career Status: Executive
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.
SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.
The SAP.iO Fund invests in entrepreneurs building great software.
SAP is catalyzing an early-stage ecosystem of innovation. The SAP.iO Fund directly invests into visionary, early-stage startups who leverage SAP’s unique assets, including SAP data, APIs, or platform technologies, to deliver extraordinary value for SAP customers.
The SAP.iO Fund Investment Lead, Israel will source, identify, evaluate, and build the case for SAP.iO Fund investment in the most innovative early-stage startups. This position reports to the Managing Director of the SAP.iO Fund.
This position is based in Tel Aviv
Drive sourcing and deal flow for the SAP.iO Fund
Drive partnerships and awareness of the SAP.iO Fund within the Tel Aviv startup and investment ecosystems, including venture capitalists, investment bankers, external accelerators, event planners, meet ups, etc.
Conducting due diligence on companies, industries, products, customers, and competitors by researching, reading financial statements, market data, etc.
Building out early-stage investment financial modeling and projections
Analyzing financial and operational information relating to potential investments and portfolio companies, e.g. company results, profit and loss, growth rates, market share
Keeping up to date with market developments, new investment products and all other areas that can affect the markets
Participating in periodic updates to appropriate board committees and executive management groups
Drafting and writing research reports and presentations as needed for stakeholders
Meeting with and providing information to the SAP.iO Fund’s Managing Director, including: summaries of research, investment themes, and key events
Making recommendations to SAP.iO Fund leadership, e.g., positioning and articulating the risk or payoff for each recommendation
Leading and maintaining SAP.iO’s relationship with The Junction and F2 Capital
3 – 5 years of professional work experience at a top-tier venture capital firm or equivalent experience in a high-growth technology company, a startup, or accelerator
At least 3 years of overall experience working in enterprise software preferred
Ability to build and expand professional networks on behalf of the SAP.iO Fund
The ability to quickly build relationships and convey influence when needed at all levels, in order to build support and maintain direction
Deep understanding of emerging technologies relevant to enterprise software, and the ability to evaluate strategic impact
Distinctive ability in quantitative modeling and an ability to drive insights out of large data sets
Experience in research, analysis, and evaluation with an ability to communicate complex messages in a targeted manner depending on the audience and format (e.g., Word document, PowerPoint presentation, conference, etc.)
Desire to learn new information and be a self-motivated starter with strong sense of self, self-confidence, drive, and tenacity
Demonstrated track record of taking initiative, being flexible, and promoting innovation
Proven ability to work with speed and accuracy to deadlines
Interest in current affairs and an appreciation of their impact on markets, technology, SAP customers, the ecosystem, etc.
Expert level of using Microsoft Office programs (e.g., Word, Excel, Powerpoint) to create executive-level briefings / presentations
Bachelor's degree or equivalent required from a top-tier university; MBA/Master's degree or equivalent preferred
Programs and events executed on time, quality and budget
Marketing, communication, and branding success for SAP.iO within the community
Successful risk mitigation (delivery risks are identified and minimized before an issue)
Strategy and execution in sourcing, screening, investing, and offering portfolio support
Provision of timely and effective information to all SAP.iO stakeholders
WHAT YOU GET FROM US
Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now .
SAP'S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT
To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.
SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com , APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com , EMEA: Careers@sap.com ).
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