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Investment Principal, Denver
Posted on 7/15/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Denver, CO, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Management
Marketing
Research
Requirements
  • Deep understanding of, empathy for, and experience with, the zero-to-one entrepreneurial process - you quite likely have 1) been a co-founder or early employee at a startup company and have ideally been involved with a successful fundraise or two, or 2) have prior early-stage tech investing experience
  • Experience engaging with and supporting a diverse entrepreneurial network
  • 7-10 years of prior experience in the technology industry; product development, engineering, or go-to-market experience
  • Experience constructing Investment Memos and supporting research
  • Understanding of venture deals, investment materials, and investor pitches
  • An investment track record that demonstrates the ability to source, transact and grow early-stage businesses
  • Strong emotional intelligence, experience with recruiting, vetting, or advising entrepreneurs
Responsibilities
  • Source, recruit, evaluate, and support closing investments in target companies within target investment sectors and thesis via direct outreach, diverse sourcing efforts, marketing events, referrals, and in-bound accelerator applications
  • Lead one to five investment decisions a year, alongside the Managing Director, that will be directly attributed to you
  • Form and foster effective relationships with founders, investors, mentors, service providers, and other ecosystem partners to build a support network around our founders and to develop sourcing and due diligence relationships
  • Deliver content and workshops during our 13-week accelerator programs
  • Mentor our founders and provide them with the network, tools, and education they need to succeed
  • Help our founders secure additional investment during and post-program
  • Provide ongoing portfolio management and assistance for our companies
  • Do whatever else it takes to identify, close, and help world-class founders to find success and to make sure our accelerator experiences are extraordinary
Desired Qualifications
  • Compensation: $110,000 + Bonus
Techstars

1,001-5,000 employees

Seed-stage startup accelerator
Company Overview
Techstars believes entrepreneurs can change the world, collaboration drives innovation, and great ideas can come from anywhere.
Company Values
  • We Always #GiveFirst - Offer support to others without an expectation of anything in return.
  • Do What's Right for Founders - Always keep the interest of our core customer in mind: the entrepreneur.
  • Quality Before Quantity - Focus on growth, but only if we scale the quality of the work.
  • Network Over Hierarchy - Value remote decision making over centralized processes.