CAREERS

Interested in joining the BRAVA team? See our currently available job opportunities below.

 

Investment Principal

Summary:

The Investment Principal sources, analyzes, and closes investment transactions. The role will also support investor relations functions, fundraising, deal sourcing and administrative projects such as quarterly portfolio reporting and internal financial reporting and budgeting. The ideal candidate will have a background in venture capital and/or private equity and an entrepreneurial mindset. Experience as an entrepreneur, while not a requirement, is encouraged.

Reporting to the CEO, this individual will be a core member of the senior management team and will help drive the strategic direction of the company. This is an exciting opportunity to get involved on the ground floor of the next generation of financial firms; one committed to high financial returns for investors while creating substantial economic impact for women.

Role & Responsibilities:
  • Identifies prospective portfolio companies, performs diligence, and structures deal terms.
  • Sources, analyzes, ensures due diligence, and closes investment transactions.
  • Provides oversight and direction for BRAVA’s investment portfolio, including quality control and investment approach.
  • Develops and updates key metrics to measure impact on women for assessing investments.
  • Builds & manages engaged and diverse network of investors.
  • Ensures that investment and portfolio performance is routinely assessed and that reports are prepared on a timely basis for the internal reporting, fundraising, and investor updates.
  • Uses a variety of software tools for project management, investor management, and communication.
  • Advises the CEO and other key members of the senior management team on financial planning, budgeting, cash flow, investment priorities, and policy matters.
  • Provides analysis and recommendations to support senior management decision-making on strategic issues.
  • Rolls up sleeves with an entrepreneurial spirit and does what it takes to get things done with a high level of quality and in a timely manner.
Skills & Requirements:
  • MBA required
  • 5+ years of investment experience.
  • Understanding of deal and fund structuring.
  • Comfort in a broad range of industry sectors with specific focus on technology, healthcare, and consumer products.
  • Experience managing and creating budgets, cash flow, and investment pipelines.
  • Advanced level skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Google Suite.
  • Critical thinking, analytical skills, and business acumen needed to make decisions, solve problems, and manage time and resources.
  • Effective collaboration and influence skills.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to establish priorities in meeting deadlines and enjoy working in a fast-paced, team oriented environment.
  • Passion for BRAVA’s mission
Location:

New York City, remote work possible.

Hours

Full-time position.

To Apply:

Email resume and cover letter to valerie@bravainvestments.com with “Investment Principal” in the subject line.

 

Investment Associate

Summary:

The Investment Associate analyzes investment transactions and supports investor relations functions, fundraising, deal sourcing and administrative projects such as quarterly portfolio reporting and internal financial reporting and budgeting. The ideal candidate will have a background in venture capital and/or private equity and an entrepreneurial mindset. Experience as an entrepreneur, while not a requirement, is encouraged. Strong analytical, written and verbal communication skills are prerequisites, and the ability to learn on the job would allow for responsibilities to grow.

Reporting to the CEO and members of the senior management team, the Associate will participate in all transaction functions, portfolio management activities, and support the strategic direction of the company. This is an exciting opportunity to get involved on the ground floor of the next generation of financial firms; one committed to high financial returns for investors while creating substantial economic impact for women.

Role & Responsibilities:
  • Performs and maintains due diligence on prospective deals and portfolio companies.
  • Prepares detailed financial modeling.
  • Participates in deal structuring, legal documentation, and negotiations.
  • Supports investor relations as necessary.
  • Develops and updates key metrics to measure impact on women for assessing investments.
  • Ensures that investment and portfolio performance is routinely assessed and that reports are prepared on a timely basis for the internal reporting, fundraising, and investor updates.
  • Uses a variety of software tools for project management, investor management, and communication.
  • Provides analysis and recommendations to support senior management decision-making on strategic issues.
  • Rolls up sleeves with an entrepreneurial spirit and does what it takes to get things done with a high level of quality and in a timely manner.
Skills & Requirements:
  • MBA required
  • 3-4 years of investment experience.
  • Understanding of deal and fund structuring.
  • Comfort in a broad range of industry sectors, with specific focus on technology, healthcare, and consumer products.
  • Experience managing and creating budgets, cash flow, and investment pipelines.
  • Advanced level skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Google Suite.
  • Critical thinking, analytical skills, and business acumen needed to make decisions, solve problems, and manage time and resources.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to establish priorities in meeting deadlines and enjoy working in a fast-paced, team oriented environment.
  • Passion for BRAVA’s mission.
Location:

New York City, remote work possible.

Hours

Full-time position.

To Apply:

Email resume and cover letter to valerie@bravainvestments.com with “Investment Associate” in the subject line.

 

Executive Assistant

Summary:

BRAVA Investments is an investment platform for high-growth, scalable businesses that positively impact the financial health of women. The Executive Assistant supports the CEO in day to day administrative tasks. The role requires a lightning fast responsiveness, strong emotional intelligence, and exceptional organization and time management skills.

Role & Responsibilities:
  • General administrative tasks
  • Email coordination
  • Schedule meetings and maintain CEO’s calendar
  • Organizes team calendar and ensures it’s up to date
  • Process expenses
  • Event planning
  • Support financial, legal and operational activities as necessary
  • Project and vendor management
  • Regular use of software tools including project management (Asana), CRM (Pipedrive), Google docs, Slack, etc.
  • Rolls up sleeves and does what it takes to get things done well and on schedule
Skills & Requirements:
  • 2+ years of administrative experience
  • Proficiency with Gmail, Google Calendar, and Google Drive
  • Highly organized and responsive
  • Proven track record of effectively interacting with senior management
  • Effective, versatile and action-oriented
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High level of emotional intelligence
  • Flexible and is willing to perform varying duties depending on shifting needs
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Ability to keep track of multiple projects at the same time
  • Passion for BRAVA’s mission
Location:

NYC

Hours:

Full-time

To Apply:

Email resume and cover letter to valerie@bravainvestments.com with “Executive Assistant Application” in the subject line.