Senior VC Analyst @ SJF Ventures in San Francisco, CA

SJF Ventures is an expansion-stage venture capital firm that seeks superior financial returns by investing in high-growth companies generating positive social and environmental impacts. The firm has been at the forefront of impact investing since 1999, driven by a mission to create a healthier, smarter and cleaner future.

SJF is seeking a senior analyst or associate. This position is suited for talented and experienced individuals who are eager to develop skills in venture capital and impact investing. SJF promotes a horizontal culture in which individuals at all levels are integrated into the venture capital process.

  • Identifying investment prospects through research and networking at industry events, reviewing company presentations, performing due diligence on prospect companies, researching industries and competitors, and building and reviewing financial models.
  • Supporting portfolio companies in business development and strategy, financing, recruitment, exit events, and impact acceleration initiatives.
  • Supporting SJF’s operational activities including marketing and fund administration.
  • Engaging with the SJF investment team to provide new ideas and perspectives on identifying and supporting promising impact businesses.

Profile Desired: 

  • Exceptional analytical abilities, which have been demonstrated through work and/or academic accomplishments.
  • Demonstrated interest in venture capital and impact investing.
  • Initiative and ability to work independently.
  • At least two years of work experience in a relevant field, including venture capital, private equity, investment banking, entrepreneurship, management consulting or operating companies. Operating experience in one of SJF’s investment sectors a plus, but not required. Graduate school degree not required.
  • Financial modeling skills.
  • Background and experience that enhance diversity of perspectives at SJF Ventures.
  • Interest in developing impact venture capital skills rapidly in a position that is designed to last two to three years. (Longer-term roles may be considered based on circumstances at the time.

Location: San Francisco, New York or Durham, North Carolina

How to Apply: Interested individuals should submit a cover letter and resume via SJF’s Workable page:


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