Healthworx operates at the intersection of healthcare and innovation by creating, co-creating and investing in companies that are improving healthcare quality, accessibility and affordability. As the innovation and investment arm of CareFirst, Healthworx engages the startup and business ecosystem across the country, targeting and executing strategic opportunities that address the needs of CareFirst, its members and the national healthcare landscape.
The Venture Capital Associate sources and evaluates new investment opportunities, supports the execution of investment theses, and lends assistance to our portfolio companies.
- Pipeline Management and Opportunity Evaluation. Builds long-term relationships with entrepreneurs that ensure that Healthworx is top of mind through the company’s growth. Engages with potential fund investments. Maintains a network of service providers, investors, and other ecosystem players that support deal sourcing and execution. Promotes the Healthworx brand through publications and thought-leadership.
- Deal Execution. Seamlessly maps opportunities to Healthworx strategy and runs investment return models. Owns diligence workstreams and sections of the deal memos.
- Portfolio Company Support: Supports portfolio companies on specific full-scale projects (commercial product development, exit management, etc). Supports collaborative work between Healthworx and CareFirst and serves as an ambassador across the organization.
Education Level: Bachelor’s Degree
Experience: 4 years
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSAs)
- Must be able to meet established deadlines and handle multiple customer service demands from internal and external customers, within set expectations for service excellence. Must be able to effectively communicate and provide positive customer service to every internal and external customer, including customers who may be demanding or otherwise challenging.
Equal Employment Opportunity
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield is an Equal Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
Hire Range Disclaimer
Actual salary will be based on relevant job experience and work history.
Where To Apply
Please visit our website to apply: www.carefirst.com/careers
Federal Disc/Physical Demand
Note: The incumbent is required to immediately disclose any debarment, exclusion, or other event that makes him/her ineligible to perform work directly or indirectly on Federal health care programs.
The associate is primarily seated while performing the duties of the position. Occasional walking or standing is required. The hands are regularly used to write, type, key and handle or feel small controls and objects. The associate must frequently talk and hear. Weights up to 25 pounds are occasionally lifted.