Navitas is hiring an Associate for its Chicago office!

Associate Position

This role is a unique opportunity for someone with a management consulting skillset looking to transition to venture capital. Role requires a balance of skills which will be put to use in developing insights and thought leadership in the sector, engaging with portfolio companies to support development of their strategy, and working with large real estate organizations to understand how technology and innovation can move their business. This role will actively participate in the investment process and be responsible for mapping and tracking the real estate technology landscape for investment and market intelligence purposes. Scope of the role is highly scalable based on demonstrated competence.

​Responsibilities:

  • Support the deal review and investment process
  • Utilize a hypothesis-driven approach to deliver industry insights
  • Prepare thoughtful and concise materials for internal and partner use
  • Develop and nurture long term, trusting relationships with key Navitas stakeholders

Who We’re Looking For:

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a high-performance team-based environment
  • Self-starter with a strong aptitude for learning and personal/professional growth
  • Able to build relationships founded on professionalism, integrity and trust
  • Highly developed quantitative skills, experience in data modeling and analysis
  • Strong business acumen. The ability to identify salient issues, formulate and execute a hypothesis driven approach, and propose alternative solutions
  • Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • 2+ years of work experience in management consulting (preferred), venture capital, private equity, investment banking or other relevant roles
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Willingness to travel 25% of time

Compensation & Benefits:

Base Salary + performance-based bonus

Generous healthcare and other benefits

Location: Chicago, IL

If interested, please email resume and cover letter to jobs@navitascap.com.