Please apply as soon as possible. This position is on a rolling deadline and will close once an applicant is found.Managing Director, GOOSE Capital
*Applicants can send cover letter and resume to: careers@GOOSE.capital.
The Managing Director of Goose Capital oversees the activities of GOOSE Capital, a venture investment firm comprising Fortune 500 executives and serial entrepreneurs. We invest in breakthrough technologies and innovative founders. The GOOSE Capital investors have broad and deep industry, financial and business expertise. We pride ourselves on offering the benefits of this expertise to our portfolio companies.
As the Managing Director, you will be responsible for the investment process and the day-to- day operations of GOOSE Capital, with a primary focus around managing and growing the GOOSE portfolio of investments. This includes sourcing and screening potential deals, conducting diligence and market research, preparing investment memos for the GOOSE Capital members’ use, negotiating terms, closing transactions, and regularly communicating with, and reporting on, portfolio companies. You may also serve as a board observer of portfolio companies. You will maintain and grow relationships with the greater innovation community by speaking at events and participating in panel discussions and review sessions at conferences, startup incubators and accelerators.
You will also be responsible, in concert with the President and board of directors of GOOSE Capital, for setting the strategic direction and continually improving the operations of GOOSE Capital.
The Managing Director must be able to prioritize and handle multiple action items and execute on investments and strategic objectives for the firm.
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Responsibilities and Duties
Oversee the investment process by sourcing and screening deals, conducting diligence, negotiating terms, closing transactions, and regularly communicating with, and reporting on, portfolio companies.
Prepare the agenda and coordinate presentations by company managements at Goose Capital investment meetings conducted four to five times a year.
Oversee the GOOSE Capital portfolio by tracking and reporting on key metrics.
Participate in public relations activities within the innovation/venture capital community.
Conduct the day-to-day operations of GOOSE Capital, including budgeting, formation and operation of special purpose investment vehicles, accounting, payroll, and human resources, as well as coordinate with counsel and accountants.
Qualifications and Skills
Required Qualifications and Skills
● Working knowledge of venture capital ecosystem, including terminology, timelines, and best practices
● Due diligence and strategic analysis
● Financial modeling and analysis
● Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills
● Excellent written and oral communication skills
● Excellent organizational skills
Preferred Qualifications and Skills
● 3-5 years’ experience in entrepreneurship, venture capital, private equity, or related fields
● Advanced degree in business, finance, strategy, operations, or other related field
Salary and Benefits
Salary: $100k-$125K annually, depending on experience and qualifications
Bonus: 20-25% of salary, depending on performance
Incentive compensation consisting of an economic interest in each investment
● Flexible work hours and partial work from home (full work from home throughout the pandemic)
● Health Insurance
● Competitive paid time off
● Strong mentorship from successful executives