VC Associate @ RSE Ventures in New York, NY

RSE Ventures ( is a private investment firm founded by Stephen M. Ross and Matt Higgins, which specializes in incubating, operating and growing consumer brands, with a focus on food, technology, sports and media. RSE’s Investment and Portfolio Management team is seeking a candidate to help fuel the growth of our existing portfolio, as well as participate in evaluating new investment opportunities. The candidate will play a major role on our nimble team; this is meant to be a two-year position.

If you are interested and meet the qualifications below, please send resume and cover letter to with “RSE Associate Position” in the subject line.


  • Work closely with and support the Investment and Portfolio Management team across all RSE initiatives
  • Play a crucial role within RSE analyzing and executing new investment opportunities
  • Research, track and analyze news in consumer, sports, media, entertainment and technology
  • Understand the global consumer, sports, entertainment and technology landscape, and emerging trends
  • Perform due diligence on active transactions including business analysis, operating and capital forecasting and budgeting, synergy analysis and business and market assessments
  • Build detailed valuation and business models for new acquisitions, business concepts and markets, along with developing strong business case recommendations
  • Contribute to special projects including leading long-term planning, analysis and presentations for portfolio companies and senior management
  • Support development of deal structure and execute transactions, managing all related aspects: legal, finance, operations, integration, etc.


  • Undergraduate degree required
  • 2-3 years of investment banking, management consulting, investing experience, or similar
  • Exceptional critical reading and research skills, as well as written and verbal communication skills (ability to quickly source, digest, organize, synthesize and present information from vetted sources)
  • A disciplined yet creative thinker who can relate to entrepreneurs and build a persuasive case for aligning with RSE’s vision
  • Superior analytical and modeling skills (expert level Excel and PowerPoint skills)
  • Must be able to work effectively within a horizontal environment that thrives on the energy of a campaign and emphasizes the team over the individual

If interested, please apply here.

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