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VC Principal @ Tekfen Ventures in New York City, NY

Tekfen Ventures is an early-stage venture fund that invests in industrial hardware and enterprise software technologies. We look for people and companies that address global challenges in the way we live, eat, build, and make things. We are the venture capital arm of Tekfen Holding, a publicly traded industrial conglomerate.

We are are looking to add an experienced venture investor to our team. You will be an integral part of our leadership and a meaningful contributor to our growth and success. This is a rare opportunity to join a young venture capital firm and benefit from our rapid growth. This role will provide you with a unique environment to challenge yourself.

ResponsibilitiesThe primary responsibility of the role is to help manage the day-to-day operations of the fund, which include:

  • Thesis generation: be a thought leader for our group and the industry in identifying where the most attractive investment opportunities lie
  • Deal sourcing: leverage new and existing relationships to find new opportunities
  • Due diligence: lead due diligence efforts, guide our Associate and Analyst, and present investment opportunities to our IC
  • Deal execution: work with our investment and legal team to finalize deal processes
  • Grow companies: ensure the success of our portfolio companies by leveraging the resources of our team, network, and parent company
  • Monitor portfolio: track key metrics and progress for follow-on investing and valuations
  • Operations: help manage our team and operations
  • Fund Reporting: participate in presentations to our board and senior leadership

REQUIREMENTS

  • 10+ years of relevant work experience, preferably in VC/PE, investment banking, investment management, technology company, or management consulting firm
  • 3-5+ years of venture capital experience as an investor
  • Bachelor’s from top-tier University; MBA or relevant Master’s Degree a plus
  • Strong analytical, project management, and problem-solving skills are a must
  • Must have a strong work ethic, a great sense of humor, and be a team player
  • Exceptional presentation and communication skills
  • Resourceful researcher and independent thinker
  • Demonstrated track record of deal sourcing and execution

BENEFITS

  • Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)

If interested, please apply here.

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Written by sandeepashah

October 29, 2018 at 3:40 am