• Associate at Volta Ventures

    Volta Ventures, a leading Benelux seed & early stage venture capital fund for high-growth
    internet and software companies, is seeking an associate for the Amsterdam Office.

    Responsibilities

    • Sourcing new investment opportunities in The Netherlands
    • Analyzing and evaluating new investment opportunities by conducting due diligence, researching industry sectors, interviewing management and preparing financial models
    • Interacting with partners in support of identifying, sourcing and negotiating new investment opportunities
    • Managing relevant reporting of the firm's deal flow and portfolio companies
    • Maintaining proper records of investments, outstanding warrants, …
    • Collecting data from portfolio companies and creating quarterly fund reports
    • Assisting portfolio companies on an as needed basis
    • Network and meet with entrepreneurs and attend events

     

    Candidate Requirements

    • Master in finance, business, economics, accounting or related degree with an excellent track record
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Fluent in Dutch and English
    • Successful track record of delivering results and closing projects quickly
    • Experience in working in a fast-paced, high energy, no-frills startup culture
    • Analytical, number cruncher

     

    Ideal Personal Attributes

    • Loves meeting people & entrepreneurs
    • 2-4 years of experience in high-tech sector at startups, incubators, investment banking, VC firm or strategy/management consulting
    • A roll up your sleeves, self-starter personality; delivers and gets stuff done
    • Demonstrated interest in technology, entrepreneurship and the startup scene
    • Team player / collaborative operating style but can work independently
    • Unquestioned ethics

     

    Location

    • Your place of business will be our offices in the center of Amsterdam, your home office and our portfolio companies throughout the Benelux

     

    Benefits 

    • Competitive salary plus bonus. The opportunity to work with the best entrepreneurs in the Benelux and grow to a principal position in the fund. 
     
    Send your CV and Cover letter to

    We want you!

    Send your CV and Cover letter to

    leonard@voltaventures.eu