Venture Capital Associate


We are now looking for a Venture Capital Associate that has an understanding of the Venture Capital industry and shares our passion in helping startups grow. The position will last the whole Michaelmas Term with the possibility of extension to the Lent Term. You will be working in a team of 5/6 people. The role will mainly be remote with occasional small team meetings in person.

Your Profile

  • Previous experience in /exposure to a fast-paced work environment, ideally in venture capital, accelerators, M&A or inside a high-growth technology business

  • Have a genuine passion for and knowledge of new technologies and business models

  • Strong ability to conduct independent research

  • Great communication skills with an ability to blend complex information and relay it to different audiences in a variety of formats

  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team as well as independently with minimal oversight

  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills

  • Curious, ambitious and willing to take the initiative


Key duties include:

  • Helping startups explore funding avenues, including but not limited to Venture Capital, Angel investing, family offices, grants application

  • Researching and contacting the relevant investors for startups and building the Castore investor network  

  • Improving and/or creating pitch decks with startups 

  • Aiding startups to secure sponsorship where applicable from corporate partners 

To apply, please click here and attach both (combined in a single PDF):

  • your CV

  • a covering letter explaining briefly why you’re interested in joining Castore Consulting and why you are interest in Venture Capital and the startup world.