VC Associate @ NAB Ventures in Sydney, Australia

NAB Ventures (LinkedIn, Crunchbase) is a $50m innovation investment fund established in late 2015 to further enhance NAB’s innovation capabilities by:

  • enabling direct investment in disruptive innovation
  • providing the bank direct access to the latest methodologies, business models, and emerging trends
  • working with portfolio companies to create a competitive advantage by leveraging the customer base and scale of the bank
  • piloting new products or solutions

NAB Ventures is part of NAB Labs – the business unit charged with developing and fostering NAB’s innovation capabilities for the delivery of great customer experiences.

Job description

  • Identify attractive investment opportunities
  • Initiate and maintaining relationships with entrepreneurs
  • Conduct market product and financial due diligence


The Investment Analyst is primarily responsible for reviewing prospect business plans, performing desk research, competitive analysis/due diligence supporting the Investment Manager and the NAB Ventures team.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Identify attractive investment opportunities
  • Initiate and maintain relationships with entrepreneurs
  • Conduct market product and financial due diligence
  • Financial analysis and returns modelling
  • Participate in the deal closing process

Desired Skills and Experience

About You

As the successful candidate, you will have 2+ years of prior work experience ideally at a venture capital fund, investment bank or consulting firm. Those with operating experience in business development, sales, product management or financial analyst roles will also be considered.

You will have demonstrable ability to build financial models and perform quantitative analysis necessary to assess unit economics and financial soundness. An established industry network within the Melbourne/Sydney venture capital and entrepreneurial community is required.

You will be a constant user of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other social media tools, and you’ll have exceptional written and verbal communication skills.


If Interested, please apply here.

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