Founders Launchpad is a unique 12-week accelerator that helps founders transform their ideas into reality. Founders receive up to $100,000 of investment, access to resources, along with expert guidance to launch and scale their startups. They also benefit from mentorship, expert talks, and a valuable network to connect with the right people.
We are seeking a Venture Capital Associate to join our team. The ideal candidate will have experience in venture capital and/or startup environment and possess a keen understanding of the startup ecosystem and have profound analytical skills. You will play a crucial role in our investment process, from sourcing and evaluating potential investments to supporting portfolio companies and assisting with the execution of the acceleration program.
- Conduct thorough market research and analysis to identify promising investment opportunities.
- Evaluate potential investments, including financial modeling, due diligence, and preparation of investment memos.
- Build and maintain relationships with startups, entrepreneurs, and other VC firms.
- Assist in the management and support of existing portfolio companies, including strategic guidance, financial analysis, and operational support.
- Participate in networking events and conferences to represent the firm and build our network.
- Support the team in fundraising activities, including preparation of presentations and materials for investors.
- Keep abreast of industry trends, market dynamics, and technological advancements.
- Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Business, Finance, Economics, or a related field.
- 2+ years of experience in venture capital, private equity, investment banking, or a startup environment.
- Strong analytical and financial modeling skills.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Proactive and self-motivated with a strong work ethic.
- Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.
- Passionate about startups, technology, and entrepreneurship
Why work with us?
- We offer a diverse and international work environment
- Work-life balance
- Amazing growth opportunities and continued learning - dedicate part of your working hours to improve your knowledge and skills
- Competitive Compensation
- Work with a young, passionate, and fun team