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Investment Banking Volunteer, Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing

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Published 3 months ago

Investment Banking Volunteer, Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing

See more detailed background on CrowdDoing's forest fire prevention derivatives

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Forest Fire Risk Prevention Derivatives in Northern California

Bobby Fishkin, lead author


In 2018, Sacramento was named the "the Most Polluted City on Earth" due to "smoke from Camp Fire," This proposal aims to prevent that from happening again through adopting a systemic approach and collaborating with stakeholders to actively prevent future such events. The insurance industry, along with institutional chief risk officers, have begun to recognize the importance of moving from "loss compensation to loss prevention."


CrowdDoing and Project Heather propose launching a prevention derivative with two new stakeholders: (a) contingent payers who pay in proportion to the reduction in risk, and (b) impact investors who finance social innovations in which their return is similarly proportional to the reduction in risk. It will build on existing precedents for contingent contracts involving social- innovation-based risk prevention.


Investment Banking Volunteer, Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing

A spectrum of forest fire risk prevention approaches are available: from creative new social innovations to well-established interventions.The forest fire risk prevention derivative would first survey existing forest fire prevention interventions in Greater Sacramento with an eye towards which ones might be suitable to support and expand. It would then review global social innovations that might be relevant to Northern California to determine which to replicate. Entities involved in risk management and risk securitisation, from insurers to reinsurers to retrocessionaires, ought to welcome the chance to share liability proportionally through a commons of prevention innovations. The prevention derivative can expand as more institutions and individuals join as contingent payers and impact investors in order prevent a larger portion of collective risk. Payments by private and public institutions to support prevention derivatives can be in-kind, through services, and/or financial.

Investment Banking Volunteer, Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing, require strategic thinking and are responsible for financial planning, analysis and projection for companies and corporations. The Financial Analyst prepares, reviews and distributes monthly financial reports to stores and cost/profit centers. The ability to effectively communicate complex financial information in a clear, concise way is a key attribute of the Financial Analyst. By conducting analyses of information affecting investment programs, the Financial Analyst will forecast future revenues and expenditures and determine possible profit or loss. Working with the CEO, CFO and other executive-level team members to identify cost structures and determine capital budgeting for projects, the Financial Analyst will set network-wide investment direction and policies.


We are looking for a competent Investment Banking Volunteer, Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing to undertake a variety of administrative and program management tasks. You will help in planning and organizing programs and activities as well as carry out important operational duties.


To be an excellent program coordinator, you must be organized and detail-oriented, comfortable working with diverse teams. If you have further skills in program development and human resources support, we’d like to meet you.


The goal will be to facilitate the effective management of programs according to the organization’s standards.

Investment Banking Volunteer, Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing


Conduct strategic research and due diligence investigations

Issue debt and sell equity to raise capital

Discover and close potential investors

Facilitate mergers and acquisitions

Assist with corporate restructuring

Analyze risk and offer financial advice

Prepare reports, models and forecasts

Investment Banking Volunteer, Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing Requirements

Proven experience as an Investment Banker or Underwriter

Experience with valuation, modeling and forecasting

Knowledge of regulations covering securities and M&As

Solid grasp of current market developments

Strong analytical and quantitative skills

Ability to work under pressure

Outstanding communication ability (written and oral)

Strong work ethic and professionalism

Valid license (e.g. Series 7 & 66); professional certification (e.g. CFA) is an asset

BSc/BA in finance, business administration or similar field; graduate degree is a plus



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Investment Banking Volunteer, Forest Fire Prevention Derivatives, CrowdDoing

See more detailed background on CrowdDoing's forest fire prevention derivatives

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1dBp_HUr-tCCNaeGoSDfPrirRPbaoV3X4/view…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekends
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
3325 Besana Drive, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762, United States

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