Axilor is an accelerator and a seed fund that helps early-stage startups succeed
Axilor - Venture Fellows Program
About the Role:
Axilor’s Fellow Role is for folks interested in knowing Early stage Venture capital from close quarters, and here’s why!
What you’ll do:
Being a part of the core team at Axilor, you will be getting a first hand view of various functions – Investments, Research, Operations and Portfolio Management. Your main role will revolve across these areas –
Investments – You will assist the investment team in scouting & evaluating new investment opportunities. You will help in decision making through diligence, number crunching and creating a rationale for investment.
Research – Venture Investing moves at a rapid pace. You should be able to keep abreast with new technology and VC investing trends. With this, you will help Axilor in evaluating new sectors and models for investments.
Portfolio Management – Axilor has an investment portfolio of over 45 fast growing companies.. You will assist these companies across Hiring, Business Planning, Product Inputs, and helping them achieve their next milestones.
Operations – Venture Investing has elements a lot more to it than sourcing, diligence & portfolio management. You will assist in streamlining day to day operations, help plan events & work on brand building.
What’s in it for you?
You’ll learn a ton — You’ll work directly and very closely with Axilor’s core team, and will learn the nuances of early stage venture investing. Get to shadow one of the investment partners and get to work alongside.
We’ll value you— As a fellow, you’ll be an integral and valued part of Axilor with substantial ownership and responsibilities. While you’ll have core roles & responsibilities, you are welcome to explore new high impact avenues and opportunities that will benefit Axilor and yourself.
You’ll have a real impact — The team is small and you’ll have a high impact role. The role is very entrepreneurial and you’ll get a unique opportunity to work on multiple areas, having a real impact on Axilor as well as our portfolio.
Competitive stipend during the program + A lifetime full of learning + Access to the VC ecosystem in the country.
*Who is this program suitable for? *
The program is aimed at candidates looking to get a taste of Early Stage Venture Investing prior to their MBA. This will be a 1-2 year stint and is not designed to lead to a full time opportunity post the program.
The ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of experience in Management Consulting / Research or Strategy / Operations / Product Roles at Technology Companies / Early Stage Startups (Ex-Entrepreneurs are welcome to apply too); The candidate will look to work towards an MBA admit in 1-2 years.
Graduates in BBA / BA / BSc / BTech or related degrees from top tier institutions. In case you have handled engineering roles, it would be a great advantage
You should be able to seamlessly multi-task across projects and sectors, while crunching a lot of data and being able to take quick decisions.
About Axilor – Founded by some of the biggest names in the Indian technology industry, Axilor is a leading early stage venture fund. We are among the top seed investors in the country and run India’s largest accelerator program. We have an investment portfolio of 45+ companies and an accelerator portfolio of 100+ companies.
*How to Apply *
Please send your updated CV and 2-3 lines on why you are looking to do this fellowship on email@example.com. You can expect to hear back from us within a week of submission.