What you’ll be a part of:  

DCG is a multi-billion dollar global enterprise that builds, buys, and invests in leading blockchain and digital asset companies all over the world. Founded in 2015 by CEO Barry Silbert, the company’s mission is to accelerate the development of a better financial system through the development of digital assets and blockchain technology. Today, DCG sits at the epicenter of the fintech industry, backing more than 150 companies in 35 countries.  

In addition to its investment portfolio, DCG is the parent company of Genesis (a global digital asset prime brokerage), Grayscale Investments (the largest digital currency asset manager), CoinDesk (the leading media and events company in the digital asset space), Foundry (a digital asset mining and staking company), and Luno (a Bitcoin and Digital Asset Exchange). 

We passionately believe bitcoin and blockchain technology will drive global economic and social change. Our unique model enables us to deploy our resources to build the bitcoin and blockchain ecosystem over the long term. Join us and be part of the team that is transforming the future of finance.

About the opportunity:

We are currently seeking to hire our first Investment Operations Associate to work within the private investing arm of DCG’s newest subsidiary. The new subsidiary remains in stealth mode, but will be working with the world’s leading crypto, blockchain, and DeFi entrepreneurs and investors. 

As a founding member of the investing team, you will work with a group of talented individuals to contribute to the development and execution of multiple fund strategies including a liquidity vehicle, fund of funds, and direct venture capital and private equity investing. In this role you will be involved in the coordination, oversight, and execution of investment decisions. This includes coordinating and facilitating communication between Investment team and staff, external investment managers, fund administrators, subscription service providers, bank custodians, attorneys, clients, and other relevant parties.

Your role will be central to driving the development of additional fund vehicles and the execution of investment decisions.

What you'll be responsible for:

  • Working directly with a cross functional team to support the operations of the HQ Investment and Compliance teams:
    • Ensure implementation of fund processes and continuous process improvements
    • Complete subscription and redemption documentation and track workflow with fund administrator
    • Collaborate with fund administrator to coordinate asset transfers between fund investors, custodians, and investment managers, maintaining account records
    • Work with fund administrator to navigate AML/KYC requirements for subscription and redemption transactions
    • Coordinate communication between internal teams, investment managers, legal counsel, and clients
    • Proactively support investment team objectives through communication with third-party service providers
    • Review documentation and maintain correspondence
    • Monitor performance of portfolio investments
    • Prepare ad hoc, quarterly, and annual reports
    • Utilize internal DCG resources to support investment portfolio
    • Maintain awareness of current investment themes and client interests
    • Support new fund set up processes by engaging and onboarding relevant third party service providers

What you'll bring:

  • 2+ years of related work experience
  • Ability to work in a time-sensitive environment and balance competing priorities
  • Strong analytical and organizational abilities
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Experience in a customer service environment
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Able to learn quickly and adapt to new challenges
  • Professional, focused, and disciplined approach to work responsibilities
  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, Outlook, and Word
  • A desire to work in a start-up team environment
  • Intellectual curiosity and interest in digital assets/distributed networks and how they will reshape global finance

What we offer:

  • Inspiring colleagues and an invigorating startup environment
  • Competitive base salary, bonus and incentive compensation
  • Company paid health insurance for employee, partner and dependents
  • Life insurance, short-term & long-term disability coverage
  • 401K plan
  • Pre-tax transit and parking program and flexible spending programs for medical and dependent care
  • Flexible time off and paid parental leave
  • Brand new water-front office opening later this year with world-class perks and amenities

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 

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