Venture Capital - Investment Manager - Start-ups

Venture Capital - Investment Manager - Start-ups

A top global organization is looking for an Insvestment Manager to join their exciting VC team. This is a VC fund not a corporate job.

The role is a contract position which is very likely to turn permanent later on.

Main Accountabilities will include:

  • Drive awareness of the fund and build a strong network of the start-up ecosystem, including venture capitalists, angel investors, other CVCs, investment bankers, external accelerators, event planners, meet-ups etc;
  • Support the Investment Director on the scouting of the market to identify potential targets for strategic partnerships / IP acquisition / minority equity investments;
  • Assist and ad-hoc lead on origination, negotiation and investment discussions with founders;
  • Conduct and manage the due diligence inclusive of gathering market information, industry research, market mapping/sizing, and financial analysis;
  • Support the write-up of investment papers and recommendations
  • Partner with legal counsel to review fund and deal terms, negotiate and execute investment transactions
  • Support the due diligence on completed investments

..among others

You must be and have:

  • Strong networking skills with the ability to build relationships
  • Self-starter that requires limited oversight;
  • Interest and ideally experience in working with start-ups
  • Have previous transactions experience in ideally VC environment
  • Ability to understand the specific terminology that comes fins funds and M&As
  • Ability to build and oversee financial models and use financial valuation methodologies
  • Experience with financial modelling, analysis, negotiation and M&A techniques/process
  • Ability to perform in a fast-paced environment