Job Details

Job title

Associate, Felix Capital

Location

London, United Kingdom

Level

Manager

Function

Digital & Ecommerce

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

We’re looking for highly motivated and talented individual to join the Felix team. You should have demonstrated a passion for technology and ideally for digital lifestyle segments we focus on and show potential to fully immerse yourself into the start-ups ecosystem. We’re a small team at Felix, be ready to get your hands dirty!

You will

  • Work directly with senior team members to source, evaluate, manage deals and projects
  • Monitor and track start-ups relevant to our themes, be proactive with cold calling, deep dive, sector mapping — — -> Be a star in deal sourcing & screening
  • Build expertise in themes of interest within digital lifestyle sectors (e.g. digital brands, marketplaces, well-being, SaaS for retail or marketing,..)
  • Manage part of the investment process (financial and commercial due diligence, oversight of legal workflow)
  • Work with and support our portfolio companies
  • Represent Felix Capital at industry events and in the tech community (both offline and online)
  • Come up with great productivity suggestions/tools in order to do things better, faster, stronger (but not harder!)

The Ideal Candidate

  • Graduated from a top tier university
  • 2/3+ years experience with some exposure to digital, for instance, within a start-up, leading tech company, management consultancy or investment bank
  • Excellent academic record and strong analytical abilities, a tech background is a plus but not a requisite
  • A multicultural background is a plus, you have explored the world and ideally speak more than two languages
  • Ideally some form of entrepreneurial experience
  • An ability to build and maintain good relationships with people
  • Curiosity, passion, a lot of energy, ambition and a great sense of humour (or at least one we can understand)
  • Many great apps on your phone that you would like to share with us

If you join us we aim to provide you with:

  • Insight and participation to our decision-making
  • A passion for our target segments in digital lifestyle and for entrepreneurs in general
  • A really wide angle view of the digital lifestyle industry with many concepts, a lot of pitches and real data points on how startups perform
  • Coaching on our investment style, i.e. conviction-led, humble, hard-working and aligned with entrepreneur
  • A great network, across Europe and the US
  • Some board exposure

Questions from Felix Capital

  1. Please apply using this link: https://felix-capital.workable.com/j/69D29FBA42

About Us

We are a venture capital firm for the creative class, operating at the intersection of technology and creativity. We focus on digital lifestyle, investing in brands and related enabling-technologies. 

Our mission is to be a partner of choice for entrepreneurs with big ideas, and help them build strong brands that stand out and move the world forward. 

As a fund or individually we have backed companies such as Farfetch, BoF, The Reformation, Rad.co amongst others in the digital fashion industry.

We are based in London, and operate across Europe and the US. We announced our first $120m fund in June 2015.