Culture & Careers

Our culture is centered around the best ideas winning, sharing credit across the team, valuing our differences, and continuously improving together.

At Guidepost, we value transparency, intellectual curiosity, and hard work.

If you think you might be our next team member, apply to one of our open positions below.

Current Openings

Vice President

Description & Responsibilities:

The Vice President will play an important role in both sourcing and executing new investments, in addition to working with existing portfolio companies to support their business objectives. The Vice President will help manage a team of Analysts and Associates to proactively identify attractive technology sectors and interesting companies within those sectors that meet Guidepost’s investment criteria. Identification of these opportunities occurs both through targeted outreach to companies and key industry participants as well as analysis of available research and market-level data. The Vice President is expected to forge and deepen relationships with the management teams of the identified companies and then to help drive these relationships into investment opportunities. The Vice President will work closely with Principals and General Partners to execute investments and support portfolio companies as they execute their growth plans.

Qualifications:

  • The successful candidate will have at least 4+ years of total work experience. He/she will have spent at least two (2) years working in private equity, preferably in growth equity
  • Experience in deal execution, including managing due diligence process and working closely with intermediaries through closing process
  • Personal motivation with demonstrated success working within a team; persuasive and dynamic personality combined with evident leadership skills and high emotional intelligence
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Willingness to roll-up sleeves and work in a small team environment
  • Verification of current eligibility to work in the U.S.

Send your resume and cover letter explaining your qualifications and reasons for interest to hiring@guidepostgrowth.com

Summer Analyst

Description & Responsibilities:

Summer Analysts are key members of the investment team and work closely with full-time investment professionals to proactively identify attractive technology sectors and evaluate potential opportunities that fit our investment criteria. Summer Analysts’ core focus will be sourcing interesting opportunities, both through targeted outreach to companies and analysis of available research and market-level data. Summer Analysts will have the opportunity to be exposed to a variety of industries by supporting researching efforts. Summer Analysts will be responsible for deal generation, supporting the investment team’s efforts to build relationships with senior executives of industry-leading companies and producing analyses of industry segments for presentation to the investment committee. Summer Analysts may also have the opportunity to support live deal teams and participate in the investment process from due diligence to deal execution.

Qualifications:

  • Expected graduation in Spring 2024
  • Personal motivation with demonstrated success working within a team
  • Strong organizational skills and track record of achieving goals with minimal supervision
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong quantitative and analytic skills
  • Demonstrated interest in the investment field and technology sector
  • Minimum GPA of 3.5 at a top-tier college/university with strong SAT and/or ACT scores
  • Verification of right to work in the U.S.

Send your resume, GPA, and cover letter explaining your qualifications and reasons for interest to hiring@guidepostgrowth.com

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