Venture Analyst - Contractor (Bay Area)
compensation: Dependent upon experience - competitive rate
employment type: contract
Vinaj Ventures is looking for a full-time contractor that can help with our activities related to investing in startups via our Telosity fund. Vinaj Ventures is an innovation and investment services firm based in the San Francisco bay area. Telosity invests in early-stage startups improving mental wellbeing for young people.
The ideal candidate is easy to work with, has a positive can-do attitude, has a combination of analytical skills, attention to detail, efficient and delivers results. This is an exciting opportunity to get great experience in a mission and impact driven company.
- Scouting and sourcing companies in relevant topic areas
- Research new and emerging opportunity areas
- Assist in preliminary evaluation and due diligence for potential investments
- Maintain accurate data on startups in the pipeline
- Analyze trends within the pipeline
- Create monthly reports
- Research trends, benchmark and investments
- Support our partners and community
- General support with agenda planning, scheduling and implementing internal organizational efforts
- Business analysis, leveraging data visualization tools, etc.
- Extrovert and comfortable interacting with a variety of stakeholders and partners
- Quick learner
- Efficient and succinct
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- must have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent
- 3+ years of work experience