As part of the GIIN’s mission to accelerate the scale and effectiveness of impact investing, we publish job openings from members of the GIIN Investors’ Council and other impact investing leaders.

Investment Analyst

at Alante Capital in Santa Barbara, CA

About the Job

Alante Capital seeks an experienced Investment Analyst to assist with sourcing and analyzing new investment opportunities, tracking the market, and supporting portfolio companies. The position is based in Santa Barbara, CA and will require a small amount of both domestic and international travel.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Building a robust pipeline of early-stage companies along the apparel supply chain
  • Pre-screen potential investments & initial-stage private company due diligence
  • Financial modeling
  • Sector & market research
  • Financial & social impact tracking & reporting
  • Support the Managing Partner in providing strategic support of portfolio companies

Profile:

  • Passionate about systems change, apparel & textiles, &/or supply chain innovation
  • Ethical, dedicated, honest & transparent
  • Ability to manage & prioritize many different tasks
  • Self-aware & not afraid to ask for help
  • Proactive & detail oriented
  • Curious and resourceful researcher

Qualifications

  • Minimum two years in venture capital, private equity, investment banking, &/or MBA
  • Strong commitment to social change through business & innovation
  • Analytical problem solver with strong quantitative background
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills
  • Ability to travel
  • Prior experience working with social enterprises, apparel companies, or in emerging markets would be an asset

To apply

Interested candidates please send your cover letter and resume to karla@alantecapital.com. Compensation will be commensurate with experience and professional qualifications.

Alante Capital

Alante is committed to the values of communication, transparency, and partnership. To ensure these values are upheld in all of the work we do, Alante relies on a spirit of teamwork. Headquartered in Santa Barbara, CA, Alante also has an office in New York City. With a small, remote and bi-coastal team, Alante provides a flexible and progressive work environment, with offices located in two great co-working spaces, and flexible travel between both locations.