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Senior Analyst

Overlay Capital

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

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.

Principal 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

Alpharetta, GA 30009
United States

Full Time