Investment Director

  • Fund
  • Liverpool, United Kingdom

Investment Director

Job description

Investment Director Nova Growth Capital
We believe we owe it to both entrepreneurs and investors to create a more rewarding experience. This belief led us to start Nova (Nova Cofoundery Limited) in 2008, to build successful startups with ambitious tech founders.
The same belief led us to launch Nova Growth Capital and this SEIS & EIS investment fund 10 years later.

Having Nova as our venture building partner means investors benefit from co-investing with partners who are deep rooted in creating success for the startups that we back.

What We Are Passionate About

  • Working with talented people

  • Solving real world problems

  • Creating disruptive digital products and services

  • Providing great user experience

  • Using lean innovation management

  • Agile delivery practices


What’s the job role?

Our Investment Director works closely with Founders at all stages of the investment process. The role supports the Chief Growth Officer (Olivia Greenberg) and reports to the COO (Jason Rogers) and manages or supports as follows:

  • Evaluation of opportunities

  • Negotiation of investments

  • Understanding cash requirements

  • Understanding and educating others on deal structure

  • Forecasting follow on investment

  • Valuations

  • Quantums of investment

  • Total cash requirements

  • Managing 3rd party investment relationships

  • Managing Corporate Finance Advisory relationships

  • “Deal building” and syndication with other investors

  • Closing investment deals

  • Communicating with founders and internal teams

  • Maintaining deal documentation ( with the Portfolio Administrator)

You will be an experienced Investment Manager with a successful track record of supporting a portfolio of businesses, and completing new investment deals.

Company Benefits

Our aim is to provide an amazing place for great people to work. We do this in a number of ways;

  • Gifted shares in Nova after 12 months service

  • Work from anywhere and at anytime

  • Home and Hub working options

  • Unlimited paid time off

  • Personal development allowance

  • Monthly fitness allowance to use how you wish

  • Cycle to Work scheme

  • Full social schedule

How do I apply?

Whilst lockdown and social distancing measures continue, all interviews will be conducted via phone or video call. If you are invited to be interviewed in person, this will be in accordance with strict covid-secure workplace regulations.