Mucker Capital is a leading seed-stage venture capital fund. The firm also operates MuckerLab, one of the top-rated startup accelerator programs in the United States.
About the Role:
We’re looking for a high-energy Venture Associate to join our investment team to help identify and source early stage investments in world-class startups. You will represent Mucker in the Seattle community, constantly meeting and evaluating new startups.
Our Venture Associate role will be the point person for running our Pacific Northwest deal flow sourcing, managing the investment process from inception to funding in support of our two partners. You will have significant day one responsibility which requires an organized, entrepreneurial mind that wants to be challenged and stretched. We are a small, integrated team building an world-class venture capital organization and top accelerator.
-Contribute to all aspects of deal flow from proactively sourcing new investment opportunities to investment execution
-Evaluate opportunities for investment, assess investment risks and analyze financial data
-Manage due diligence process and craft investment memos
-Conduct market research on and evaluate competitive products and services, and the demand for these competitive products and services
-Develop and deliver presentations to firm’s partners regarding potential investments and existing portfolio companies
-Represent Mucker Capital and extend the firm’s brand in the Seattle tech community
-BA/BS from a top undergraduate institution; technical degree preferred
-Previous high-volume sales experience with demonstrated funnel management experience and ability to develop relationships and close deals is preferred
-Proven, superior experience with financial modeling and breaking down company business models and markets; top tier strategy consulting experience a plus
-Demonstrated strong analytical and communication skills; ability to ramp quickly on subject matter and synthesize salient information into succinct verbal and written communication
-Insatiable appetite for new, innovative ideas
-Natural networker who loves to meet new entrepreneurs
This role will be afforded a high level of autonomy and requires someone who thrives in a self-motivated, self-directed setting. The ability and desire to work autonomously will be critical to success in this role.
Please include a cover letter with a brief description about why you’re interested in Mucker and in this role specifically. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.
If interested, please apply here.