VC Analyst @ Akkadian Ventures in Remote

Akkadian Ventures is looking for a top-notch analyst to join its due diligence team. Akkadian Ventures is a leading VC firm, which has pioneered the market for providing liquidity for stakeholders across the venture ecosystem and delivered top decile cash-on-cash returns over the last decade. Currently, Akkadian Ventures is investing out of its fifth fund and is backed by major endowments, foundations, and family offices. 

Description:  This position will offer significant involvement in all aspects of the investment process, including deal generation and due diligence.  This position’s responsibilities will include:

  • Creating presentation materials for investment committee review, articulating investment theses, and highlighting key transaction considerations
  • Participating in all aspects of due diligence including financial modeling, business and competitive analysis, deal structuring, and customer and management reference calls
  • Supporting the firm’s existing investments, including internal reporting, business development opportunities, and follow-on transactions
  • Using Akkadian Venture’s proprietary database to source new investment opportunities and conducting follow-up meetings with companies and sellers

 Qualifications:  Candidates for this position should have the following:

  • One to three years of substantial experience in private equity, venture capital, strategic consulting, or investment banking
  • Undergraduate degree from a top-tier institution
  • Successful academic and professional track record
  • Demonstrated ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial environment with limited supervision
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Superior decision making, time management, and organizational skills
  • Self-starter personality with superior work ethic and uncompromising personal integrity
  • Progress towards the CFA Charter is a plus

 Location: Initially, this position will be remote with the potential to transition to our offices.

 Compensation:  Competitive and commensurate with experienceApplication Instructions:   Please email your resume and cover letter with the subject line “ANALYST” to:  Your cover letter should include the following: (i) relevant experience, (ii) why you want to work at Akkadian, and (iii) a brief description of an interesting growth-stage company and why you think it would be a good candidate for investment.

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