VC Associate @ Bain Capital Ventures in New York, NY

We are seeking exceptional candidates to fill Associate positions for an immediate or summer 2018 start.  We are looking for candidates that are entrepreneurial, creative, self-starters with strong commercial instincts and outstanding interpersonal and analytical skills.  Specifically we are looking for highly entrepreneurial candidates with 2-4 years managing consulting experience, ideally some operating experience in a technology-driven company and excellent academic record from a top undergraduate school.  Bain Capital Ventures (Linkedin, Crunchbase) is hiring for its various office locations (Boston, New York and San Francisco).  


Associates focus on investments in early-to-growth stage companies.  They are key team members, working directly with our Principals, Partners and Managing Directors. 

It’s a multi-faceted role spanning every aspect of how we deploy our investment dollars, including:

  • Sourcing investment opportunities – Associates play a key role in meeting and evaluating potential investment opportunities.  This could mean going to conferences, demo days, and meet-ups. Associates are expected to become a real part of the entrepreneurial ecosystem and to develop relationships with outstanding entrepreneurs.
  • Evaluating the merits of potential investments – Associates own and drive the investment evaluation process and work with the lead partner to assess industry attractiveness, competitive dynamics and risks, customer trends, etc.  His/her efforts will be critical to shaping our investment decisions.
  • Working with portfolio companies on an on-going basis – The real work begins after we make the investment.  Associates will have opportunities to partner closely with portfolio companies and help our founders with hiring, add-on M&A, business development, fund-raising and more.


Come learn from some of the best venture and growth capital investors in the business!  Bain Capital Ventures is the venture and growth equity affiliate of Bain Capital, and we invest in enterprise-focused technologies and healthcare companies across varied stages, sectors and geographies.  Potential investment sizes range from $1 million seed rounds to $100 million growth equity checks. 

We have an active portfolio of more than 90 portfolio companies, and our culture, capabilities and track record are built by helping founders and startups go-to-market.  We believe our access to Fortune 2000 executives is deeper than any other firm and, due to the unmatched global network of Bain Capital, we spend a significant amount of time helping our portfolio companies tap into opportunities in that ecosystem.  BCV maintains offices in Boston, New York City and San Francisco.  With $3.6 billion under management, we are currently investing from a $600 million fund along with a $200 million co-investment vehicle. 

If interested, please apply here.

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