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Associate VC Job at Scrum Ventures in San Francisco

Scrum Ventures is an early stage venture capital firm investing across a range of industries such as e-commerce, health care, SaaS, transportation, wearables and IoT in the U.S. With an office based in San Francisco and a strong network throughout Asia, Scrum is well positioned to support its portfolio’s founders and teams. The firm manages two active funds with $24 AUM and has invested in over 40 companies such as LeTote, Lob, Noom, and LeadGenius. Typical investment sizes range from $250-500,000 in companies with experienced and passionate management teams leading their focal areas.

Associate | Job Description

Application Deadline: November 1, 2016

Interview process: Top candidates will be interviewed with goal to make an offer by December 1, 2016.

Role:

  • Evaluate new investments through conducting financial, technical, and operational due diligence
  • Develop market research, competitive analysis, and technology roadma ps
  • Build strong relationships within technology community with aim to support Scrum portfolio companies
  • Assist in preparation of valuation memos and investor updates
  • Document meetings and updates of companies under review
  • Attend industry events/conferences
  • Scan industries for possible deal-flow

Qualifications:

  • 4-6 years of experience in technology companies (product management preferred), investment banking, corporate development, management consulting, venture capital, or private equity.
  • Pre and post MBA candidates will be considered
  • Strong interpersonal and quantitative skills
  • Demonstrated high attention to detail
  • Strong writing skills
  • Preference to working in team environment and ability to self-start
  • PowerPoint and Excel capabilities
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize with strong organizational skills
  •  “Founder-First” mentality
  • Demonstrated interest in startup / tech community / entrepreneurship / venture capital

Details:

  • Compensation is market-competitive
  • Please submit your Resume/CV to contact@scrum.vc.

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Written by John Gannon

August 31, 2016 at 5:26 pm

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