Analyst @ Bobcat - West Fargo, North Dakota

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Doosan Bobcat Inc, the global leader compact construction equipment, is embarking on creating new products, services, and businesses that can adapt new and emerging technologies.  In order to accomplish this, Bobcat is looking to create partnerships and business relationships with start-ups and other firms that can provide expertise in helping to apply new technologies and develop these solutions or businesses.  Doosan Bobcat is conducting research on providers and firms in the identified technology areas as well working with a corporate venture capital firm to help identify other potential partners.    

The primary role of the investment/venture capital analyst is to conduct research, thorough analysis, and provide recommendations for investment in start-up companies, third party providers, and emerging technologies that align with Bobcat and Doosan’s long-term vision of creating new products, services or businesses that enhance our global market position.

Role & Responsibility

Screen/Identify Potential Partners

  • Help identify firms that fit pre-determined criteria of targeted technology areas
  • Deal screening: call and/or meet with prospect companies, evaluate potential fit
  • Documentation: summarize call notes and research information
  • Gather information from the target company and industry experts
  • Network with peers working with other Venture Capital Firms
  • Main point of contact for any partner startup, VC, or related research firm

Research, Evaluate and Analyze Potential partners

  • Research and talk to existing references and customers of the target company
  • Research potential competitors to the target company
  • Assist the technical team to evaluate the target company’s technology including IPs
  • Conduct background checks on the current management of the target company
  • Provide recommendations based on thorough research and evaluation

Modeling, Reporting Documentation

  • Support finance function to perform valuation analysis/modelling
  • Prepare internal documentation and required presentation materials and assist in presentation to Senior management
  • Assist in any due diligence

Job Requirement

  • Education Required: Bachelor's or Master's degree in finance, business administration, applied mathematics, statistics, economics or related field. (MBA preferred)
  • Experience Required: 1-3 years of investment or strategy experience (VC, investment banking, private equity or business partnerships)
  • Travel Required: 30-50%
  • Outstanding analytical skills, detail-oriented, proactive and self-motivated
  • Strong knowledge of Excel including advanced function
  • Experience with cash flow modeling and investment valuation techniques
  • Ability to produce well designed professional looking Powerpoint presentations
  • Motivated and enthusiastic self-starter who works on own initiative with light supervision
  • Confident and positive, high-energy, cultured, capable of easily interacting with senior management
  • Flexible and willing to get involved in many different aspects of the business as required
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Highest ethical standards


The world-renowned brands that make up Doosan Bobcat produce industry-leading compact and heavy construction equipment, attachments, air compressors, lighting systems, generators and articulated dump trucks. Doosan Bobcat is a part of the Doosan Group, which employs 43,000 people in 38 countries worldwide. With people at the core of who we are, we believe the growth of our people will lead to the continued growth and success of our world-class company. Our team of dedicated employees is the backbone that allows us to provide construction equipment solutions that help our customers build the world of tomorrow. Wherever you find us, you’ll hear the sounds of progress, see the results of our people and feel the rhythm of transformation in everything we do.

Doosan is committed to a diverse workforce and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, age, race, color, religion, creed, citizenship status, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law. Individuals with disabilities who require a reasonable accommodation in the application process or who need assistance accessing the information on this website should call 701-476-4263.