VC Analyst @ Wellstar in Marietta, GA


How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining example of what’s possible when the brightest professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare industry, and in people’s lives.


The Venture Capital Analyst will source and evaluate startup company applications for investment by or strategic partnerships with Catalyst by Wellstar and associated venture fund.

This role will be responsible for:Industry, start-up, and investment trending and reporting

Preparation of business analysis, business thesis and problem statements, competitive landscape, business/pricing model, financial modeling, and deal structuring

Reviewing business plans and pitch decks

Assessing market and company attractiveness to help identify compelling businesses

Preparing market analyses and presentations to drive investment and strategic partnership decisions and for engagement with the Catalyst by Wellstar leadership and Board of Managers.

They will work on a fast-paced team that will solve a variety of problems with the adaptability to adjust to agile timelines. Insights produced will be used by Catalyst Lab and Catalyst Spark to maximize impact on delivering on mission of organization.

This position is ideal for individuals interested in pursuing a career in innovation consulting, strategy, venture capital, finance, or entrepreneurship. The ideal candidate has a love for emerging technologies, strategy, and financial analysis.


Required Minimum Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree Required
  • Master’s Degree Preferred

Required Minimum Experience

  • Minimum 3 years preferred experience in research, start-up sourcing, business, strategy, marketplace, venture, or financial modeling
  • Minimum 3 years Knowledge of the startup investment screening process through internships or direct experience,
  • Minimum 3 years Deep understanding of the start-up world and industry trends
  • Minimum 3 years Understanding of go-to-market strategy and innovation cycles
  • Minimum 3 years Understanding of business development, corporate business practices, and organizational design

Required Minimum Skills

  • Exhibit eagerness in a fast-paced environment
  • Comfortable with extreme amounts of ambiguity
  • Entrepreneurial drive
  • Collaborate to understand business goals across functions and diplomatically challenge the statusquo
  • Above-average ability to conduct research, write, and orally communicate with clients
  • Ability to create concise and compelling presentations – Comfortable with large amounts of research
  • Demonstrate deep insights into a single industry, or multiple industries, of standards, regulations, business models, trends, and emerging technology
  • Actively respect good work of teams and honor past accomplishments while pushing for necessary change
  • Empower colleagues across Wellstar Health System to do their best work by sharing knowledge and tools
  • Dedicate time to listen to experts across the company, understand a variety of perspectives, and strive to expand context every day
  • Demonstrate courage, accept personal responsibility, and inspire others through personal examples.
  • Demonstrate an affinity for constantly being curious and exploring alternatives. This includes demonstrating tenacity and creative thinking to solve intractable business problems systemically.
  • Ability to balance curiosity with pragmatism. This skill requires the ability to recognize organizational dynamics and industry constraints that influence recommendations
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the challenges facing organizations to adopt new technologies. Expertise must extend to further understand approaches and processes that can enable an organization to turn insights into rapid actions that deliver outcomes that exceed expectations

Required Minimum License(s) And Certification(s)

  • Licenses/Certifications On Level Time Frame Required