Alven is an independent venture investment firm with a successful track record of 5 successive funds now managing €500 million.
Our mission is to support the long-term success of outstanding digital & technology entrepreneurs. Alven has backed more than 140 startups over 20 years including the likes of Algolia, Dataiku, Drivy, Happn, AnkorStore, CaptainTrain (Trainline/KKR), MeilleursAgents (Axel Springer), SeLoger (IPO), Webhelp, Peopledoc, Sqreen, Meero, Jobteaser, Sézane, Qonto, OpenClassrooms and Typology.
We're expanding the investment team to help us find and support the most ambitious European entrepreneurs.
- You will help us screen and assess inbound and outbound investment opportunities, and gather elements to build investment theses
- You will help us dig deeper into the best opportunities by meeting the founders and sector experts, analyzing the product and market, and digging into usage and financial data
- You will also perform research to help our portfolio companies (market research, data, hiring) or to help Alven become a more data-driven and efficient investment firm
- Last but not least, you'll represent Alven and our values among the founders and startup ecosystem members that we meet
- You're a self-starter, curious person, always striving for excellence and proactively looking at the best way to help entrepreneurs
- You're not afraid of dealing with a lot of information, data, numbers, and a high-paced environment in general, and have tested these skills in a professional context already
- You have 2-4 years of work experience already in a high-paced or tech environment
- People around you tell you you have out-of-this-world interpersonal skills and high energy. Professionally, you would describe yourself as a team player
- Engineering (CS) and/or international background are a big plus
- English and French are a pre-requisite
Alven is a human-sized company that will give you a lot of in-house exposure and autonomy. This full-time role is a unique opportunity to deepen the venture capital/startup ecosystem within one of the best European VCs.
If you are interested, please, apply here: https://form.typeform.com/to/rh1pl6dF
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