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Principal VC Job – Growth Investments at e.ventures (SF, CA)

e.ventures (Twitter, LinkedIn, Crunchbase)is one global team with an investment focus on early-stage consumer Internet and mobile companies. With five dedicated funds, e.ventures is a venture capital firm with global scale. We offer over 15 years of experience and an extensive, truly global network, to support successes such as Angie’s List , Groupon, Delicious, Sonos, Sapato and Nginx.

Job Description

  • The Growth Principal will be responsible for supporting the e.ventures investment team on both quantitative and qualitative evaluation of Growth-stage opportunities, both new and ongoing, based from e.ventures’ office in the Transamerica Pyramid in downtown San Francisco.
  • The Principal will perform financial analysis and modeling, and interpret company and financial data to help the investment team make decisions.
  • In addition, the Principal will assist with company and market research, preparation of investment memos and other written materials, due diligence, and other tasks that arise in the course of business.
  • Lastly, the expectation is that the Principal is comfortable sourcing new investment opportunities and managing the entire lifecycle of an investment, from diligence to term sheet issue to eventual exit.

Responsibilities

  • Analyze financial and company data, and communicate the insights to the investment team
  • Perform company and market research
  • Source new investment opportunities in key areas of focus for the Growth fund
  • Prepare written materials, including investment memoranda and portfolio reporting
  • Coordinate team to facilitate strategic portfolio-level value-add, and such as hiring, KPI management, corporate strategy, customer acquisition and introductions, etc.
  • Create e.ventures’ Growth framework with which investments and portfolio companies are evaluated
  • Develop robust ecosystem of peer VCs, CEOs, board candidates, bankers/M&A advisors, etc.Qualifications
  • 3-5 years of venture capital, growth equity, or private equity experience (MBA or advanced degree a plus)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a quantitative field with outstanding academic achievement
  • Experience spearheading and managing investments in high growth internet-enabled companies
  • Deep level of understanding of enterprise software and consumer internet business models and growth expectations
  • Expert-level Excel skills
  • General curiosity and love of learning
  • Superior work ethic, communication skills, and attention to detail
  • Self-starter who is comfortable working with a small team in a fast-moving, dynamic environment.

 

If interested, please get introduced to Brendan Wales.

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Written by sandeepashah

June 13, 2017 at 8:03 pm

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