Director of Venture Capital Portfolio

Job Title

Director of Venture Capital Portfolio

Job Description

About the Role:

A private family office, is seeking an experienced, highly-motivated and entrepreneurial individual to serve as the Director of its venture capital portfolio. The portfolio is focused on seed and early stage (series A and B) investments in female-founded or female-led companies and funds. Today, just 2% of venture capital funds go to women-led startups. The portfolio’s objective is to catalyze market activity and solutions to close this funding gap.

The private family office has an overarching impact strategy to support women’s and children’s issues. Initiatives are advanced through a broad set of tools including investments, grants and advocacy. While the mission is focused on impact, the strategy is to invest capital solely at market-rate returns.

 

Portfolio Strategy – Key Characteristics:

 

Key Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will lead the strategy development, implementation, and ongoing oversight of the Ingeborg Investments portfolio. This includes sourcing opportunities as well as running the diligence and closing processes. He/she will be a resource to portfolio companies to help them achieve business goals. Moreover, he/she will help the Principal evolve the fund into a platform that broadly supports its founders through strategic communications, events and initiatives aligned with the Principal’s impact priorities. The successful candidate’s responsibilities will include:

Strategy Development and Portfolio Management

Deal Sourcing and Execution

General

 

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have the following characteristics:

 

Characteristics for Success:

 

All offers of employment are contingent on your successful completion (where permitted by state law) of a confidentiality agreement, background check, credit check, drug screen and verification of being fully vaccinated for COVID-19.  Vaccination exemptions as a reasonable accommodation for a qualified disability or sincerely held religious belief can be discussed at the time of an offer.  In addition, you will need to provide proper identification verifying your eligibility to work in the United States on your first day of work.

 

Benefits Information: We offer a comprehensive and generous benefits package which includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan and paid time off.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to building and maintaining a culturally diverse workplace that is free of discrimination and harassment of any kind. We encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.

Additional Information

Location:  Flexible, with regular travel to Bentonville, AR

Basic Qualifications