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

Senior Analyst

at SJF Ventures in San Francisco, CA, USA

About the Job

SJF is seeking a senior analyst. This position is suited for talented and experienced individuals who are eager to develop skills in venture capital and impact investing. SJF promotes a horizontal culture in which individuals at all levels are integrated into the venture capital process.

The individual will be located in San Francisco Bay Area office and will work with SJF team members across multiple offices. Representative responsibilities will include:

  • Identifying investment prospects through networking and research.
  • Performing due diligence on prospect companies, including reviewing company presentations, researching industries and competitors, and building and reviewing financial models.
  • Supporting portfolio companies in business development and strategy, financing, recruitment, exit events and impact acceleration initiatives.
  • Supporting SJF’s operational activities, including marketing and fund administration.

Qualifications

  • Interest in networking to source potential investment opportunities.
  • Exceptional analytical abilities, which have been demonstrated through work and/or academic accomplishments.
  • Initiative and ability to work independently.
  • Experience in a relevant field, including venture capital, private equity, investment banking, entrepreneurship, management consulting or operating companies.
  • Graduate school degree not required.
  • Financial modeling skills.
  • Background and experience that enhance diversity of perspectives at SJF Ventures.
  • Interest in developing impact venture capital skills rapidly in a position that is designed to last two to three years. (Longer-term roles may be considered based on circumstances at the time.)

To apply

Interested individuals should submit a cover letter and resume using this link:

https://apply.workable.com/sjf-ventures/j/BE59C4CFFC/. SJF Ventures is an equal opportunity employer.

All candidate interactions with the SJF team will be through the Workable job application platform. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

SJF Ventures

SJF Ventures is a venture capital firm that seeks superior returns by investing in high-growth, positive impact companies. The firm has been at the forefront of impact investing since 1999, backing visionary entrepreneurial teams working in clean energy and climate tech, circular economy and supply chain, mobility and govtech, sustainable food, health, education, future of work and enterprise software. SJF closed its fifth fund at $175 million in early 2021 and has $435 million in total assets under management. Please see www.sjfventures.com for more information.