Swift Ventures is a new venture capital firm focused on early-stage AI and Automation companies with B2B business models. We are building the fund that we wish existed when we were starting out as entrepreneurs – a low-ego, a sincerely helpful firm led by former founders who get it. With decades of company-building experience, Swift provides entrepreneurs with relevant and practical “garage-to-IPO” building and scaling experience.
An exciting and varied position, the Analyst/Associate will support our partners in building a venture capital fund from the ground up. Job Title Analyst/Associate (depending on prior experience). We are in the SF Bay Area but other U.S. locations with a thriving startup community are welcome.
Passionate about entrepreneurship. Motivated and enthusiastic self-starter comfortable working independently. Confident and positive, high-energy, cultured, capable of easily interacting with senior management. Flexible and willing to get involved in many different aspects of the business as required.
Opportunity Sourcing -
Identify investment opportunities via research, networking with peers (Angels/VCs), customer interviews, conferences, incubator and University demo days and more
Build and cultivate long-lasting relationships with entrepreneurs and key business leaders
Create content, events and more to build the firm’s brand
Due Diligence -
Support the screening process of potential investments
Develop diligence materials and investment memos
Portfolio Company Support -
Support portfolio companies via talent sourcing and customer introductions
Desired Skills and Experience
University graduate; new grads to be considered but 1-2 years of investment experience a plus
Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
Highly organized and able to prioritize, multi-task and deliver high-quality results
Off the charts sense of urgency and GSD factor
Technical experience a plus
Base Salary, Bonus, Carry & Health Care