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Summer Analyst at GALA CAPITAL SL

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Expires: 03/30/2020

Summer Analyst Internship Program Madrid (Spain)   The opportunity The Gala Fellows Summer Internship Program is a once in a lifetime opportunity to kickstart a brilliant career in the fields of finance, leadership, social impact, entrepreneurship, FinTech, and neobanking. Gala Capital gives extraordinary importance to its internship programs, investing significant resources and time to ensuring that the internship experience is rewarding on all levels: training, networking, adding value to day to day operations, fun, and support post-internship. Lead your future at Gala Capital8 unforgettable weeks where you will:Obtain general training in key areas of professional development.Receive specific training in one or more of Gala Capital’s divisions.Work in one of one of our companies.Engage in social and cultural activities.Receive a competitive compensation, plus lodging and transportation to and from Madrid + salary per month. The program Specifically, during the program our Fellows will: ·     Work on real, key projects from day one: Gala Fellows are not here to make photocopies, bring coffees or stare at blank screens.·     Be challenged: Meritocracy is a core value at Gala Capital, and our trainees can expect to be challenged, and rewarded according to the value they produce for the Firm.·     Receive a tailored experience that optimizes career development: our Fellows will be placed in one of Gala’s Divisions for the remainder of the internship, in accordance to preference and abilities. The divisions are:Financial analysis and Private equityCorporate Finance and AdvisoryFintech and NeobankingSocial Impact investingTheater and Musical playsOur Fellows take charge of the development of their future careers.·     Receive extensive training in modules of: LeadershipCreativityCommunicationPublic SpeakingBehavioral Science.EntrepreneurshipSocial ImpactFinancial Analysis·     Analyze a real investment case and provide strategic recommendations: In parallel to their day-to-day work, our fellows will have the chance to analyze an investment proposal to pitch to Gala. The winning project will be internally considered for investment and development, as well as receive a prize.  ·     Receive day-to-day as well as career related guidance: Our Fellows will be assigned a mentor that will follow their progress and guide them through the internship process. ·     Network: Fellows will have the chance to formally and informally network with the different members of the Gala Family. ·     Accumulate experience in one of Spain’s top investment firms: Gala Capital is one of Spain’s oldest Private Equity firms, and one of the country’s main investment companies. In addition, Gala Capital is one of Spain’s financial services companies most dedicated to social and environmental change.·     Have fun and enjoy Madrid: At Gala we take our jobs seriously, but not ourselves. Our Fellows will have the opportunity to join in the different activities and events, such as:Private tours to the Real Madrid Stadium, Prado Museum and Royal Palace.Experience the backstage of the theaters of our subsidiary SOM Produce, including live castings of one of our Musicals in Madrid and meetings with the actors.Get involve in weekly food tours and cooking classes.Practice sports.Travel to London to watch a leading musical at the West End and learn the magic of its creation from one of our business associates.  ·     Competitive compensation package: Beyond the internship period, being named a Gala Fellow is a highly valued recognition that grants lifetime access the Gala family in a broad sense, and the opportunities that may derive from Gala’s worldwide network.  Dates and Application Process ·     The Gala Fellows 2-month internship program takes place from June 3rd to July 30th 2020. ·     Applications will be accepted until the 131th of March and will be assessed as they are received. ·     Program will be conducted in English. Knowledge of Spanish language is a plus, but nor required.*If the dates of our program interfere with your study calendar. Tell us, we might be able to make arrangements What we look for in a candidate-      Freshman, Sophomore, Junior students (not seniors nor masters degrees)-      A wide array of majors / university degrees-      Strong academic background-      Passion regarding the social change-      Daring people not being afraid of making mistakes-      Strong entrepreneurial and collaborative approach-      Extraordinary sense of humorAre you missing one of our requirements? Don’t worry. Just tell us why.  About Gala Capital Gala Capital is a private investment group with headquarters in Madrid, Spain. The company makes direct investments in companies and is General Manager of several investment funds. Gala is an established actor within the Spanish market that has managed to maintain a track record of profitable investments over the years, offering above-market returns to its shareholders and Limited Partners. We select our investments according to socially responsible principles, considering potential for long-term profitability and social impact. We strongly believe that funds and companies with high ethical standards provide superior economic returns. Gala has upheld a longstanding commitment to giving back to society, both at an institutional level and within the firm’s management. This commitment has materialized in different ways over the years: the creation of several nonprofit organizations, the launch of Spain’s first regulated impact investing fund (Vivergi), direct support to a variety of causes through corporate volunteer activities, etc.   Join the Club as the Next Gala Fellow!