Senior VC Manager @ Day1 Capital Fund in Budapest, Hungary

Day One Capital is a Budapest based early-stage technology investor, managing privately financed funds. The fund manager is constantly seeking the most exciting Central Eastern European start-ups to join them on their global mission. The Day One family is built on mutual trust, synergies and on the team’s extensive international network, their goal being to sustainably enlarge the portfolio, while never giving up on their hands-on approach. Day One is looking for a 


who will work actively on all aspects of early-stage investments, from pipeline building throughout the investment process, followed by monitoring and organizing subsequent financing rounds during the holding period, all the way to the exit.


  • Pipeline building, sourcing and processing new investment opportunities
  • Regular participation at VC related events in Hungary and the CEE region
  • Working independently on the assessment of investment targets, including market research, team evaluation, risk assessment and technological validation
  • Analysing historic financials and the business plan of companies, building flexible and robust valuation models
  • Working closely with Day One’s partners in negotiating term sheets
  • Preparing and presenting proposals for the investment committee
  • Managing the entire transaction process, including due diligence, deal structuring and legal aspects
  • Portfolio management, taking an active role in formulating strategies and facilitating follow-on financing rounds
  • Development and implementation of monitoring, controlling and reporting systems for portfolio companies and reviewing their financial plans
  • Preparing portfolio companies for exits and managing the exit process

Desired experience and qualities

  • 5 years’ experience in venture capital, private equity, consulting or investment banking
  • University degree in business or economics, finance/accounting is a plus
  • Outstanding communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Firm knowledge in financial modelling and corporate valuation
  • Experience in the management of small ventures and being familiar with the international start-up ecosystem are considered an advantage
  • Fluency in English

What we offer

  • Career opportunity at a VC fund manager with a strong regional focus
  • Possibility to be part of a highly motivated and professional team
  • Competitive compensation package

If interested, please apply here.

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