VC Internship @ Listen Ventures in Chicago, IL

Listen Ventures

🤝 Committed to a career in venture capital? Passionate about consumer and brand? If so, we’d love to hear more.

A bit about the Listener role: Listen hosts students for a 6-18 month interrnship and integrates them into our investment process.

They have the opportunity to:

– assume thematic generation

– source and prospect

– evaluate deals via consumer research and financial rigor

– support our portfolio

We recruit full-time MBA (completing first year preferred) and undergrad students during the spring to join our team for the summer.

This position is compensated and requires being present / full-time in Chicago during in the Summer. Continuation into the fall as a part-time intern is preferred.

For the short answer questions below, please keep responses to around 100-200 words.

📆 How our process works: – February: Application Opens – End of February/First week of March: Application Closes – March: Interviews – End of March/Beginning April: Decisions and offer emails sent out – End of May/Early June: Start Internship

👂 Listen is a venture capital firm that invests in consumer-obsessed entrepreneurs building brands at the tipping point of behavior change. Our team of investors + brand builders + consumer insights experts operate a concentrated investment strategy to deliver value beyond capital.

Our portfolio includes: Calm, Dame, Factor, Slumberkins, The Cumin Club, Rise Gardens, Kiwi Co, Own Up, Miss Grass, Catch Co, Public Goods & more.