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Investment Associate

The Investment Associate will have exposure to all aspects of early stage investing with a small and highly collaborative team. Your role requires strong research, analytical and quantitative skills, a self motivated and curious mind, and a passion for sports and entertainment. Key functions include:

  • Sourcing: Source and qualify incoming investment opportunities.
  • Evaluation & Diligence: Support the investment process including initial screens, data gathering and synthesis of information, competitive analysis and conducting market & product diligence. Support the preparation of investment memos for new and follow-on investments.
  • Financial Analysis & Modeling: Evaluate financial models in addition to comparables and sensitivity analysis. Create models as needed for potential investments.
  • Industry Research & Analysis: Track industry trends and signals on where the SportsTech and Entertainment space is moving and to help identify compelling businesses. Prepare analysis and research for the team.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • 2+ years of experience in consulting, investment banking, finance, tech or sports.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business or related field.
  • A strong passion for synthesis, analysis and ability to evaluate investment opportunities both quantitatively and qualitatively.
  • Solid understanding of valuation and modeling and a high level of proficiency in Excel to complete this work accurately.
  • A passion for the SportsTech and Entertainment sector and entrepreneurship.
  • Interest in web3 including how blockchain technologies, decentralization, and tokenomics may impact business models across SportsTech and Entertainment.
  • Strong entrepreneurial mindset with a high level of self-motivation, sense of urgency and ability to work with minimal oversight. Attention to detail and follow through is critical.
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills.
  • High level of proficiency in PowerPoint to distill information into presentation format.
  • Must be located in the Greater Boston area.

Interested candidates should send your resume along with a brief note (<300 words) on what drives you to jobs@drivebydraftkings.com

Drive by DraftKings is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law.