Manager, Ventures Portfolio Management

Capital One
New York, New York, United States
Jan 15, 2023
Feb 14, 2023
Full Time
130 5th Ave (22130), United States of America, New York, New York

Manager, Ventures Portfolio Management

Capital One, a Fortune 500 company and one of the nation's top 10 banks, offers a broad spectrum of financial products and services to consumers, small businesses and commercial clients. Our goal is to create one of the nation's great banks, and we have the necessary ingredients: a strong balance sheet, resilient businesses, a massive customer franchise, strong analytical capabilities, and great people. We nurture a work environment where people with a variety of thoughts, ideas and backgrounds, guided by our shared values, come together to make Capital One a great company - and a great place to work.

About Capital One Ventures team:

Capital One Ventures (COV) is the strategic venture investment arm of Capital One. We seek to invest in and partner with technology startups in order to unlock mutual strategic value and to accelerate Capital One's progress as an innovative technology leader. We are uniquely positioned at the intersection of Capital One's businesses and the startup ecosystem. We continuously survey the market for opportunities that not only result in financial return but drive strategic impact and better experiences

for Capital One customers.

The COV team has members in New York, San Francisco, and Capital One Headquarters (McLean, VA) who work to identify new opportunities in Enterprise, Data, AI/ML, Cyber, Identity, Payments, Fintech and other strategically relevant areas.

Who we're looking for:

Capital One Ventures is seeking a portfolio operations manager to oversee the operational and governance aspects of the group. This person has experience working in investment management space or project management. The role is part of the platforms, operations and strategy team, supporting accelerated enterprise value growth through the Capital One Ventures portfolio and for Capital One.

The manager plays a critical role in driving portfolio management, fund operations and governance, ensuring accountability, execution, and delivery of key objectives. S/he will have direct, tangible impact on building a high performance strategic investment portfolio and scaling underlying portfolio companies.

The Portfolio Operations Project Manager will lead various aspects of fund management and governance, portfolio analysis and reporting. In this capacity, s/he will work closely with the investment and operations team, and collaborate with other groups across the organization: risk management, accounting, finance, legal teams, etc.

This team member is professional, detailed oriented, analytical, and articulate. S/he possesses the ability to engage comfortably and build strong relationships with partners inside and outside Capital One.

The role:

As part of the COV team, you will be primarily responsible for:
  • Portfolio Analysis and Reporting : Analyze and report portfolio and fund performance to stakeholders. Help manage and produce quarterly and annual portfolio reviews for the Investment Committee and monthly overview of the minority equity portfolio for finance and accounting leadership. Monitor and prepare exposure analysis for the group across the minority equity portfolio. Maintain dashboards and monitor portfolio company financials, strategic scoring, recordkeeping, and fund KPIs.
  • Portfolio management and fund operations : Work with leaders across different Capital One Ventures' focus areas to project manage strategic traction of portfolio companies and drive strategic scoring of portfolio companies. Support program management of key strategic initiatives and relationships for our portfolio companies and Capital One partners. Project management areas would include onboarding and relationship development plans for new portfolio companies. Ensure efficient coordination, transparency, and delivery of commitments, escalating critical issues to the appropriate parties on a timely basis. Work closely with the Platforms team to project manage fund operations, including deal pipeline management, finance, accounting, recruiting, and corporate communications initiatives.
  • Governance : Oversee all aspects of governance and risk management for Capital One Ventures. Ensure compliance with and program delivery of enterprise and regulatory requirements, including supporting ongoing, quarterly and annual audit and risk management initiatives.

Additional responsibilities include:
  • Work with cross functional teams and influence others to work toward common goals, regardless of resources and time constraints
  • Create transparency and foster relationships with adjacent teams
  • Communicate and present across all levels at Capital One and portfolio companies

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree or Military experience
  • At least 7 Years of Project Management experience
  • At least 1 Year of People Management experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Masters / MBA degree
  • 8 years of Project Management experience
  • 3 years of People Management experience
  • PMP, Lean, Agile or Six Sigma certification
  • 5+ years of relevant professional experience in investment management or project management role
  • Demonstrated analytical, presentation and communication skills
  • Experience managing a large and diverse portfolio of strategic relationships
  • Demonstrated ability to operate within a large organization at speed

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

The minimum and maximum full-time annual salaries for this role are listed below, by location. Please note that this salary information is solely for candidates hired to perform work within one of these locations, and refers to the amount Capital One is willing to pay at the time of this posting. Salaries for part-time roles will be prorated based upon the agreed upon number of hours to be regularly worked.

Location is New York City: $142,979 - $168,683 for Manager, Project Management

Candidates hired to work in other locations will be subject to the pay range associated with that location, and the actual annualized salary amount offered to any candidate at the time of hire will be reflected solely in the candidate's offer letter.

This role is also eligible to earn performance based incentive compensation, which may include cash bonus(es) and/or long term incentives (LTI). Incentives could be discretionary or non discretionary depending on the plan.

Capital One offers a comprehensive, competitive, and inclusive set of health, financial and other benefits that support your total well-being. Learn more at the Capital One Careers website . Eligibility varies based on full or part-time status, exempt or non-exempt status, and management level.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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