Diagram co-founds companies that pursue big ideas in the financial, insurance, and healthcare sectors. We combine venture capital investment, incubator-style support, and the unfair advantages of large incumbents into a unique, founder-centric model. As a leading venture builder, Diagram offers founders a unique platform to launch a business, scale it, and pursue global success.
Diagram is part of Sagard Holdings, a multi-strategy alternative investment platform. Our fund's investors include Portag3 Ventures and its Limited Partners (Power Corporation of Canada, Great-West Lifeco, IGM Financial, National Bank of Canada, Equitable Bank, Intact Financial, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, PSP Investments, BDC Capital, Harel Insurance & Finance, Aviva France, and many others) and more than 80 individual angel investors who provide Diagram's ventures and entrepreneurs with an unmatched wealth of perspective, mentorship, and connections.
Our team is composed of self-starters and proactive learners who have ambition and high standards. We love working with authentic people who are rigorous and passionate about venture building, and we value contribution over hierarchy.
We are looking for a Finance Analyst. In this role; you will support the growth of our portfolio companies through Diagram's acceleration services and support fund and Investment related activities. This role will report to our VP of Operations.
Your responsibilities will include:
Improve financial models and tools for Diagram's foundry and its portfolio companies;
Assist in the preparation of month-end, quarterly reviews, and update budget/forecast as applicable;
Build, maintain, and improve all financial modeling tools for the portfolio companies and the fund (e.g., KPIs, employee options);
Help implement operating metrics (e.g., unit economics) for portfolio companies
Act as a trusted resource to co-founders by executing value-added services on strategic, financial and operational matters;
Support the fundraising process and due diligence of portfolio companies;
Support the Partners and Diagram's management team in the daily operations of the fund, including but not limited to helping with investor updates, valuation, ad-hoc research on specific topics, and other special projects;
Proactively find creative ways to accelerate the growth of portfolio companies;
Assess different subsidies for Portfolio companies and coordinate execution
Support the Director of Finance and Junior Controller with other related tasks (e.g., driving meetings, support valuation deliverables, implement SaaS tools for fund & portfolio companies, improve general workflow, package accounting data & reporting for different stakeholders, etc.)
Bachelors' in Finance or Bachelors' in Economics with the pertinent background;
Up to 3 years of relevant experience. Exceptional new grads may be considered.
Financial Modeling Experience;
Tech or startup involvement preferred
Finance work or internship experience in a fast-paced environment required ;
Proven initiative via significant extracurricular activities;
Outstanding track record of academic and professional performance;
Excellent communication skills and ability to communicate with stakeholders at different levels.
What we offer:
An occasion to get experience in and contribute to something big, meaningful and different;
An opportunity to push yourself, learn fast, and have ownership;
An ambitious and supportive team that will help you grow, and have a great experience;
A unique high-growth startup environment and an insider look at how venture capital works.