About Overlay Capital

Overlay Capital (‘Overlay’) is an investment management company based in the Atlanta-Metro area, focused on investments in venture capital and private equity. Our strategies have the overarching objective of achieving attractive risk-adjusted returns while allocating to a handful of specific themes including clean technologies, sustainability, and new infrastructure.

We are a team of experienced investors, who have experience investing across multiple asset classes that have collectively invested more than $300 million into early stage and private fund investments and co-GPs. For maximum strategic freedom as an investment manager, most of Overlay’s investments are setup as SPVs.

Senior Analyst

Location:

Atlanta/Alpharetta, GA

Compensation:

Competitive salary,
commensurate w/ experience

Remote/Hybrid:

1x/week [Tuesday]

PTO:

15 days/year + US Holidays

Benefits:

Medical insurance; annual variable bonus

We are a new team accustomed to getting things done with accuracy and speed. To move even more quickly, we seek a Senior Analyst to support Overlay’s investment work, portfolio management, and as a liaison for fund administration.



Principle Responsibilities

  1. Support the full lifecycle of Overlay’s investment work from origination to close

  2. Post-closing, support the success of Overlay’s direct and fund investments

  3. As required, support internal operations and act as liaison to fund administration


Investment Origination and Support

  • Market research: lead primary analysis on market trends, emerging technologies, competitive landscapes, and regulations

  • Deal screening: review inbound investment proposals. Connect with prospects and lead investors, gather research and manage documentation across deal lifecycles

  • Originate potential investments through conversations with fund managers, strategic partners, founders, as well as fellow investors


Investment Diligence

  • Competitive analysis: research and meet target company customers, competitors, investors, and references

  • Research and meet with industry and technical experts

  • Support investment memo preparation – with responsibility of first drafts

  • Support valuation analysis through research and modeling


Deal Closing

  • Support all aspects of deal documentation and closing

  • Post-close: support and accelerate the success of teams across Overlay portfolio with research, analysis and strategic thoughts




What You Bring


  • Analytical or Scientific degree from a top university

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a venture or private equity research and analysis

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Excellent with Microsoft Office tools including mastery of PowerPoint and Excel

  • Excellent oral and written communications skills and able to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical resources

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

  • Excellent interpersonal skills



What We Bring


  • Generous flexible time off policy, including 15 days of PTO annually

  • Annual variable bonus

  • Partial remote work schedule (Tuesdays remote)

  • Contribution towards private medical, dental and vision coverage OR participation in firm-level insurance

  • A team-oriented work environment

  • Opportunity for the right individual to help make a significant impact on the firm and the financial industry