Altpoint is looking to hire a Venture Associate to assist in the growth of our New York effort. The flexible role will involve closely working with senior Altpoint professionals, entrepreneurs-in-residence and project development teams. The ability to work independently and with minimal supervision is critical. The role will require the combination of creative thinking and the application of sound business analysis. Tasks will include assisting with market analysis, business plan development, go-to-market strategy and product development. The candidate will be expected to participate in all stages of development for incubated businesses. Additionally, the role will involve assisting with Altpoint’s existing private equity and venture capital portfolios, particularly with quarterly and annual reports as well as managing KPIs and document/dataflows. Ideal candidates should have 1-2 years of work experience in investment banking, management consulting, transaction advisory/consulting or the finance group at a top-tier technology company. Candidates should possess a university or graduate degree from a top school with a focus on engineering, math or science. This is a highly entrepreneurial opportunity with tremendous autonomy and upside. The candidate should be able to work in a fast paced environment and have the ability to multi-task on a number of different projects.
Altpoint Ventures is a unique venture capital partner to founders and emerging growth companies. With offices in Los Angeles and New York, Altpoint is committed to the technology space and live by our motto: “Disruptive ideas are great. Strong execution teams are everything.” We are a team of seasoned investors, hard workers and friends who truly care about the companies we invest in. We are excited about the consumer Internet, a new e-commerce approach, media, virtual and augmented reality, mobile solutions or the Internet of things. We love piecing it together and building expertise. We currently manage over $400 million focused on the early stage technology sector and will write checks as small as five digits and as large aseight digits for the right team, with the right idea.