Venture Search are working with a newly established Venture Debt Fund, who are seeking an Associate/ VP to join their business.
You will be responsible for various aspects of the investment process, from deal sourcing and due diligence to portfolio management. This role offers a unique opportunity to gain exposure to exciting startups and emerging technologies while contributing to their success.
Deal Sourcing and Screening:
- Actively source and evaluate potential investment opportunities in the venture debt space.
- Conduct initial screenings and assessments of companies' financials, business models, and growth prospects.
- Stay updated on industry trends and market developments to identify emerging investment opportunities.
- Perform comprehensive financial and business due diligence on potential portfolio companies.
- Analyze financial statements, projections, and market data to assess the risk and potential return of investments.
- Assist in structuring and negotiating debt financing terms.
- Monitor the performance of existing portfolio companies, including financial health and compliance with debt covenants.
- Collaborate with portfolio companies to provide support and guidance on financial and strategic matters.
- Prepare regular reports and updates for internal and external stakeholders.
Market Research and Analysis:
- Conduct market research and analysis to identify key industry trends and competitive landscapes.
- Prepare reports and presentations to support investment decision-making.
- Collaborate effectively with the broader investment team and support senior team members in various aspects of deal execution.
- Engage with entrepreneurs and management teams to build strong relationships within the startup ecosystem.
- Min 3 years of Venture Debt experience
- Exceptional financial modelling skills