VC Associate @ Lighter Capital in Seattle, WA

Lighter Capital [] is a Seattle based fintech company that has created a new fundraising path for early-stage tech companies. Our transparent, data-driven, tech-enabled process provides entrepreneurs revenue-based financing quickly without making them give up equity or board seats. We work with hundreds of visionary start-up CEOs each year and our products are truly disrupting the start-up finance industry. 

We are growing and looking for an Associate to join our Sales team. Our Associates will work closely with Directors to develop, manage and close new business opportunities with tech entrepreneurs seeking growth capital for their business. In this role, you have an amazing opportunity to work with early stage tech companies and prove you have what it takes to eventually manage a territory, generate new business, and help entrepreneurs grow their business. 


  • 1+ years of sales experience
  • Basic grasp of the startup fundraising process (angel, venture capital, etc.)
  • Experience with financial services, venture capital, investment banking, corporate lending and/or a unique background that connects startups, financing, and business development
  • Creative thinker with a blend of tenacity, commercial maturity, analytic competency and proven success in consultative sales, business development and/or customer facing role
  • Passionate about startups with a genuine desire to understand the industry and help entrepreneurs successfully grow their business


We are smart, passionate and ambitious group of professionals who love coming to work every day – we hope you will too! We offer competitive salaries, pre-IPO equity, 100% covered medical insurance for employee and dependents, ORCA passes and a well-stocked office just steps from Westlake Center and Pike Place Market. 

Founded by Andy Sack, a Seattle-area entrepreneur and mentor to early-stage companies, Lighter Capital was one of the first lenders to use revenue-based financing to fund tech startups. Since 2012, we’ve provided over $110 million in growth capital to over 250 startups. 


If interested, please apply here.

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