VC Analyst @ Corner Stone Partners in Charlottesville, VA

The CornerStone Partners Investment Analyst Program provides broad exposure to investment management for applicants that are curious, motivated, unselfish, and accountable.  Analysts are involved across the investment process and have a clear path to growth and development over the course of a 3-year program.  All majors are welcome to apply. 

  • First Year. Initial emphasis on quantitative skill development. Analysts produce important monthly and quarterly reports. Frequent special projects are completed on an ad hoc basis and analysts participate in all meetings on investment selection and risk management.
  • Second Year. Increasing emphasis on the investment diligence process with continued emphasis on quantitative skill development. Analysts shadow and assist senior members of the investment team with important diligence and monitoring of investments.
  • Third Year. Increasing emphasis on investment selection and special projects with continued emphasis on the investment diligence process. Analysts typically focus on public investing, private investing, or portfolio management.

In addition to functional training, we support a variety of continuing education opportunities including financial support of the CFA Program.

Following the completion of the program, Analysts are well positioned to pursue a range of career paths. We work collaboratively with Analysts to identify their desired next steps and help them achieve their goals. Prior analysts have continued their careers in MBA programs, direct investing, investment management, and consumer marketing. We measure the success of our Investment Analyst Program by our Analysts being enthusiastic and well-prepared for the next step in their career.

CornerStone Partners

CornerStone Partners is an outsourced investment office (OCIO) in Charlottesville, Virginia. Our clients rely on the returns generated by their investment portfolios to fund their missions in health, education, conservation, and building and improving communities. They hire CornerStone to manage their investment program, including investment selection, asset allocation, and investment operations.

We seek to invest client portfolios globally with the top investment managers in different asset classes, including public equity, private equity, fixed income, hedge funds, venture capital and real assets. The firm manages $10.5 billion (as of 3/31/19) and has 25 employees including 14 investment professionals.

To Apply

Please submit a resume and cover letter that addresses why you would like to work at CornerStone Partners, as well as work in the Charlottesville area. CornerStone is not able to sponsor employees who would require a visa to work in the U.S. For more information, please contact Susan Holtzman, HR and Finance Associate ( 


If interested, please apply here.

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