Venture Capital Analyst


Austin, TX
Posted on September 25, 2023

Job Summary

MicroVentures is looking for a Venture Analyst to help conduct due diligence for investments in startups. The Venture Analyst plays a key role in presenting findings to angel investors, venture capitalists, and high-net worth individuals through high quality written reports. The Venture Analyst will work directly with investment targets to complete a thorough due diligence process.

Primary Responsibilities

    • Reading/reviewing business plans and pitch decks
    • Assessing market/company attractiveness to help identify compelling businesses
    • Involvement in all aspects of due diligence on new investments (business analysis, industry theses, competitive landscape, business/pricing model, and data collection)
    • Writing comprehensive research reports about investment opportunities
    • Skillfully mining data sources for relevant information

Additional Responsibilities

    • Startup Analysis
    • Market/vertical research
    • Startup competition research
    • Analysis of each startup’s investor documents and capital raise details
    • Staying current on tech industry trends
    • Reviewing and understanding investor documents and other capital raise details
    • Constructing accurately detailed summaries of the startup’s business model
    • Finding accurate information from reputable sources
    • Monitoring the venture capital and tech startup landscape

Required Qualifications

    • You must have a strong understanding of financing and accounting
    • You must be familiar with the investment due diligence process
    • You must have excellent interpersonal skills and a demonstrated ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial environment with limited supervision
    • Strong writing and grammar skills are a must
    • A due diligence writing sample will be requested


    • Annual discretionary bonus
    • Healthcare, dental, vision, disability
    • 401(k) + match
    • Company equity
    • A challenging, fast-paced, continually changing environment
    • Fully stocked break room
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