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October 17, 2018

We’re Hiring an Associate/Principal!

Mighty Capital is a boutique venture capital firm that invests in companies building “products that count:” products that transform lives and create value at scale. Its unique model relies on a handpicked group of extremely successful Silicon Valley investors, and proprietary access to one of the largest pools of early adopters in the world (>200,000 product managers). Mighty Capital invests in founders who have demonstrated product/market fit, to allow them to retain more ownership and control while they decide between further rounds of funding and near-term exit. More at Mighty.Capital.

We are looking for an exceptional individual to join us as an Associate/Principal and have a direct impact our organization. They will be responsible for managing the deal flow, performing analysis, coordinating partner and volunteer activities, and taking on other ad-hoc tasks. Strong interpersonal skills, strategic thinking with exceptional analytical and presentation skills, high energy and a service mindset approach are a must.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Deal flow creation & encouragement – attend and sometimes speak at local entrepreneur events, interface with referral sources such as lawyers, bankers, other angels and venture capitalists.
  • Coordinate the activities of the Venture Scouts and Investors-in-Residence.
  • Deal flow screening – act as the initial point of contact with entrepreneurs, determine if the investment opportunity meets our criteria, facilitate initial screening meeting.
  • Deal flow management – know/report which investment opportunities are currently being considered, what stage they are in and communicate with entrepreneurs as they enter and exit the deal flow process.
  • Presentation preparation – work with entrepreneurs to craft their presentation to clearly present the business case of the potential investment.
  • Identify & schedule Guest Speakers and/or field trips.
  • Schedule and prepare the agenda for the weekly partner meeting and ensure that remote participation is easy.
  • Due diligence support – assist partners with industry reviews, analysis, coordination and more.
  • Implement tools and technologies supporting active, cutting edge deal flow management.

Skills Required:

  • Business Experience & High Intelligence – able to absorb new information quickly and understand the fundamentals of a wide variety of businesses.
  • Respectful, energetic, can-do, team player attitude.
  • Comfort with designing and/or improving business processes and doing quantitative analysis.
  • Exceptional presentation skills and related graphic presentation fundamentals.
  • Writing Skills – email, presentation, and report writing in a concise and polite writing style.
  • Organization Skills.
  • Proficiency with technology, including tools and services such as Microsoft Office, Airtable, Crunchbase, etc.
  • Available to attend evening events.

Perks:

  • 100% paid health, dental and vision insurance
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Career development & leadership opportunities

To apply: email you cover letter and resume to sc@mighty.capital with the title “Candidate for the Associate/Principal position: <your name>”

 

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