Employer: Muse Capital LLC
About Muse CapitalMuse Capital is a seed stage venture capital fund that focuses on investments across consumer facing landscapes. Operating as a bridge between Silicon Valley, the corporate brand world, and the entertainment industry, Muse Capital creates outsized value for its portfolio by providing active capital in the form of partnership-based business development. Muse Capital investments include: Clarity Money, Mayvenn, Beautycon, Firefly, Motherly, Beekeeper’s Naturals and more.Muse Capital’s thesis around business development is heavily based on sourcing and executing premier revenue generating partnerships with Fortune 500 companies, influencers and HNWI’s. We provide critical business development value-add to our founders in the earliest days – from building out an all star advisory board, bringing on the right ambassadors or strategic investors, to walking entrepreneurs straight into the key decision makers and executing those strategic growth partnerships.You can learn more about our team, ethos and track record at musecapital.vcAbout the PositionMuse Capital is searching for an exceptional and highly motivated summer intern. This internship is a great opportunity to learn the ins and out of VC at a growing firm. As an intern, you will join and support the investment team in meeting founders, evaluating new deals, researching competitive market dynamics, as well as participate in weekly partner meetings to get exposure to portfolio management and all other aspects of VC. The ideal candidate- Self-starter, quick learner, proactive and self-motivated- Capable of managing many projects in parallel with an ability to prioritizeAbility to go above and beyond- Detail-oriented- Strong research and communication skills- Demonstrated passion for technology and start-up companies along with a keen interest in a VC career- Ability to produce well designed professional looking Keynote/Powerpoint presentations- Analytical ability. Must be able to ask relevant questions, analyze data effectively, extract insights- Strong knowledge of Excel/Google Spreadsheets, ability to create and analyze financial models, as well as ability to develop models that help with decision-making- Excellent written and oral communication skills, sense of discretion, and work ethic- Ability to handle large amounts of information and summarize it into simple, actionable key points- Experience in various sectors of financial analysis is a plus- Must be a senior or recent graduate (1-2 years)Duties and Responsibilities:- Develop investment insights and hypotheses by conducting market, product, customer, and financial due diligence- Create robust financial models for potential investee companies- Draft investment memos – Analyze competitive landscape- Conduct market research and develop theses on industries of interest- Support team on quarterly reporting- Monitor and track deal opportunities into company database- Participate and contribute to Muse Capital’s weekly meetings in which new investments and portfolio companies are discussed- Summarize call notes- Support the Partners and Investment Associate as neededAdditional Information Please note this is an unpaid position starting in mid June.