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FUTUREFORCE Analyst, Salesforce Global Private Equity Practice - July 2021 Start


Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. Our team is transforming the way private equity strategies create value for investors and their portfolio companies. We provide a unique form of capabilities to increase predictability, accelerate growth, and reduce risk. Blending analysis, vision, ideation, storytelling, business case development and rapid application development, we enable senior executives to rethink how quickly and easily they can achieve their strategic objectives.


Reporting to the Salesforce Global Head of Private Equity, the Futureforce Analyst will be responsible for supporting the Private Equity (PE) Practice team to launch a new division for Salesforce. Salesforce's PE Practice partners with Private Equity firms to accelerate value creation in their portfolio companies through digital transformation, leveraging the Salesforce platform and ecosystem. The Futureforce program is a leadership development program for graduates. In addition to their main role, the Futureforce analyst will receive skills-based assessments and coaching, mentorship from Salesforce leaders, Private Equity financial training, on-the-job client-facing shadowing opportunities, opportunities to participate in Ohana community and volunteering activities, and training in Salesforce technology up to “Ranger” certification.


The Futureforce Analyst will support the Private Equity Practice team in the following key areas of our go-to-market:

Market research: Conduct market research on top International Private Equity firms including fund cycle, investment approach, sector focus, digital transformation strategy and value creation approach

Portfolio company due diligence: Conduct background research on PE-owned portfolio companies, uncover opportunities for revenue growth potential via digital transformation

Financial analysis & case studies: Produce analytical Private Equity case studies

Sales enablement content creation: Support in the preparation of Private Equity professional development training for Salesforce’s sales teams

Strategic projects: Lead and/or support one strategic project for the Salesforce Global Private Equity practice


  • You will have completed a University degree by June 2021
  • You will be degree educated in Economics, Finance, Accounting, Management, Marketing or similar 
  • You will be confident discussing financial accounting terms and business case development
  • You will have strong analytical skills, be proficient in Excel and have strong attention to detail
  • You will be an independent, self-starter with strong work ethic and personal drive and character qualities that match with our company’s core values
  • You will be a team player and good at maintaining positive working relationships


  • You will have experience from prior internships in Financial Services, Mergers, Acquisitions, and/or Private Equity market and a basic understanding of the Private Equity industry.
  • You will have experience working internationally or interest to work with international clients and on international teams
  • You are fluent in English.


Our Futureforce University Recruiting program is dedicated to attracting, retaining and cultivating talent. Our interns and new graduates work on real projects that affect how our business runs, giving them the opportunity to make a tangible impact on the future of our company. With offices all over the world, our recruits have the chance to collaborate and connect with fellow employees on a global scale. We offer job shadowing, mentorship programs, talent development courses, and much more.


Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. The company was founded on three disruptive ideas: a new technology model in cloud computing, a pay-as-you-go business model, and a new integrated corporate philanthropy model. These founding principles have taken our company to great heights, including being named one of Forbes’s “World’s Most Innovative Company” six years in a row and one of Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” nine years in a row. We are the fastest growing of the top 10 enterprise software companies, and this level of growth equals incredible opportunities to grow a career at Salesforce. Together, with our whole Ohana (Hawaiian for "family") made up of our employees, customers, partners and communities, we are working to improve the state of the world. and are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit resumes/CVs through this Web site or directly to managers. and do not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes. and will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with or 

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Closed 6 months ago
Closed 6 months ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Accounting, Business and Commerce, Economics

  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

  • Locations:



    Jul 2021 (approx)

  • Closing Date:27th May 2021, 2:00 am


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