Cornerstone VC is an early stage fund focused on a ‘people first’ investment strategy, investing at pre-seed and seed stage in UK technology businesses led by diverse founding teams. To learn more about Cornerstone VC, visit www.cornerstonevc.co We are looking for candidates with a strong interest in venture capital who are seeking an opportunity to break into the industry. The successful candidate will work closely with the partners for the duration of the internship and be involved in all aspects of working within a fast moving, emerging, venture capital fund. We are looking for high potential individuals who are ambitious, driven and not afraid to get “stuck in” to support the ongoing success of the firm. Internship Duration: 3 months rolling (starting January 2023)
Part Time (2.5 days per week)
Salary: £24k per annum pro rata
Application Deadline date: 11 November 2022
Responsibilities: Originating and proposing new investment opportunities sourced from across the UK Initial screening of opportunities in line with our investment criteria Undertaking market sizing and competitor research Attending events on behalf of Cornerstone VC to identify potential portfolio companies Supporting the investment team during due diligence processes Assisting with marketing reports and event management Assisting with LP reporting and investor relations Taking minutes or notes during founder meetings or Investment Committee discussions Personality: Team player Ability to perform well under pressure and within tight timelines Analytical mindset, detail orientated with strong problem-solving skills Excellent verbal and written communication skills Experience working in an entrepreneurial environment Desirable Angel investment experience Entrepreneurial experience Proficient in financial modelling and data analysis Technical or digital marketing background Track record of building strong networks and professional relationships Cornerstone VC is proud to be an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to providing an inclusive environment for our colleagues and recognise the important role that diversity of talent plays in the workplace. All applicants are welcome and will be given equal consideration, without attention to race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, disability, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy / maternity or age. Notes: The information provided in this job description is not contractual and is subject to change in line with the needs of the business and broader macro environment. The successful candidate is expected to carry out any other duties as may reasonably be requested of them or as may be additionally assigned to them from time to time.