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VC Internship @ Greenspring Associates in Owings Mills, MD

Greenspring Associates is one of the largest venture capital investment firms in the world, currently managing $10.6 billion in assets across fund, direct and secondary investment strategies. The Firm has over 100 employees with offices in Baltimore, Palo Alto, London & Beijing.

Greenspring Associates was founded in 2000 and has been actively investing in venture capital partnerships, expansion stage venture/growth equity direct investments, and secondary market positions through its fund vehicles.

Job Description:

Summer Analysts will be responsible for supporting the activities of the investment team in analyzing, monitoring and researching both potential and existing fund and direct investments. Education is also a significant component of the program, as Summer Analysts will gain insight into the broader venture capital ecosystem through data-driven research projects, hands-on analysis of prospective investments, and participation in a mentor program with more senior members of the investment team.

Responsibilities:

Specific responsibilities for the Summer Analyst position include:

  • Performing quantitative analysis, including company, manager and performance modeling and valuation
  • Conducting company, manager and industry research
  • Participating in due diligence calls with company management teams and General Partners
  • Assisting in all aspects of transactions, whether funds, directs or secondaries
  • Communicating investment recommendations through written work, including one-page summaries and investment memorandums
  • Developing and maintaining proprietary transaction and market intelligence
  • Performing investment monitoring analysis in support of the investment team
  • Performing other ad hoc projects that reflect the broader needs of the Firm

Desired Skills and Experience:

We are looking for individuals who have a passion for venture. Most importantly, ideal candidates should display strong attention to detail, a highly professional manner and a dedication to maintaining the Firm’s existing relationships within the venture capital community.

Specific qualifications for the Analyst position include:

  • Related course work in Economics, Finance, Accounting, Computer Science and Business preferred
  • Related internship experience in finance, management consulting or start-ups preferred
  • Strong analytical, writing and technical skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • A professional presence coupled with the relationship skills to interact effectively with internal and external parties
  • A highly-motivated self-starter with the ability to work both independently and within a team context

If interested, please apply here.

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Written by sandeepashah

July 20, 2020 at 3:03 am

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