The Associate position is based at our corporate headquarters in Los Angeles and supports the Venture Capital team through financial analysis, research, due diligence and portfolio management functions.
The Associate role is an integral part of the OCV team. You’ll work in a supportive, growth-oriented environment and work with entrepreneurs, talented management teams, and experienced industry experts to evaluate venture capital investment opportunities. In this role, you’ll serve on the Investments deal team and be responsible for handling the majority of the financial modeling, deal sourcing, market research, and underwriting of an investment. You’ll also support the transaction due diligence and closing processes and help to monitor existing investments.
The ideal candidate will bring a combination of Investment experience, technical ability, strong communication skills, internal drive and curiosity, and an overall commitment to further enhancing the strong culture of our tightly knit team.
Characteristics crucial to success in this role:
- Bachelor’s degree preferably in computer science, engineering, or finance
- 2-4 years of investment experience (VC, investment banking)
- Positive attitude and professional demeanor
- Ability to thrive in a collaborative team environment and work effectively with deal team members
- Quantitative proficiency
- Excellent organizational, communication, writing, presentation, and interpersonal skills
- Exemplary follow-through with minimal supervision
About OCV Partners
OCV is a Los Angeles based venture fund that to date has raised $261M. OCV invests in, owns, and operates companies with differentiated technologies and compelling target markets, with the overriding objective of creating sustainable long-term value. As value-additive partners focused on innovation, operational efficiency, and sound management, we have a proven track record helping businesses realize their true potential. Our core focus sectors include: information technology, cloud businesses, e-commerce, media & telecommunications, life sciences & healthcare, and clean technology.
If interested, please apply here.