Ironspring is looking for our 1st Venture Fellow to work with our deal team in helping evaluate potential investments and developing the firm’s investment perspectives across multiple sectors. The lean structure of our team offers significant opportunity to work closely with senior team members on all aspects of Ironspring activities, as well as the knowledge and training one needs to prepare for a career in Venture Capital and company building from the ground up. Candidates must be currently enrolled in a four-year undergraduate program and actively involved with their university’s venture and entrepreneurship ecosystem.
POSITION: Winter Venture Fellow RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: · Perform analysis in support of investment memo write-ups, including market research, competitor landscapes and financial modeling · Help develop the firm’s investment perspectives across multiple sectors and geographies · Create content for and about Ironspring, specifically, but not limited to, newsletters, technology deep dives and blog posts · Attend and contribute to investment committee meetings and meetings with entrepreneurs · Assist the VC team in special projects and supporting portfolio companies, as needed SCHEDULE: · The Winter Venture Fellow role is a ~10 hour per week, part-time role that will run until the end of 2020 VALUED TRAITS & EXPERIENCES: · Candidate must be currently enrolled in a four-year undergraduate program · Passion for early-stage company building, tech and innovation · Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills · High intellectual horsepower with a record of academic achievement · Strong attention to detail and recognized ability to deliver excellent work product · Demonstrated interest in heavy industrials, construction, supply chain, energy or related field preferred · Unquestionable honesty, integrity, and transparency ABOUT IRONSPRING: Ironspring is a network-driven venture capital fund investing in digital industrial innovation. Our differentiated fund leverages a global network of leading Built World companies that have come together to tackle consensus industry challenges and accomplish shared goals. We invest in pioneering entrepreneurs who have experienced the innovation challenges within the Built World ecosystem, and in turn we offer our blended platform and expertise as both experienced digital industrial venture capitalists and proven operators.
HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested in applying, please email Team@ironspring.com answering the following responses before the application cut-off date of October 14th:
· Link to your LinkedIn profile
· Why do you want to be a Venture Fellow for Ironspring?
· What’s your approach for learning a new topic or space you know little about? (what will you read? what tools will you use? etc.)
Please note the location of the position is fully virtual. The Venture Fellow role will be paid a stipend.
We look forward to having the opportunity to learn more about you.
NOTE: Ironspring does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Any unsolicited resumes will become the property of the firm. No phone calls, please. Ironspring does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, political affiliation, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. For more information, visit www.ironspring.com.