The Heritage Group Indianapolis, IN
Job Summary:

The Heritage Group Ventures team is seeking an Associate focused on venture investment and growth. As a new ventures group led by experienced venture deal makers and backed by The Heritage Group, an 88+ year family funded business, THG Ventures has funding and capability to build a portfolio and succeed in venture markets. The focus will be on active and passive investment as well as a venture accelerator. The initial priorities will be to focus on helping build the venture portfolio and capabilities.

Ideal candidate:

* Possess a passion for innovation and willingness to dive in and help build a robust venture portfolio



* 1-2 years of private equity or venture experience

* Focused on finance

* Science and/or entrepreneurship background desired

Relevant Skills:

* Collaborative and focused

* Passionate about building new ventures

* Able to have fun and maintain high standards

* Well-spoken and able to communicate across different audiences

* Innovative and resourceful

* Naturally, team focused



About the Company

For over 80 years, The Heritage Group (THG) has managed a diverse set of prominent companies involved in the highway construction, environmental services, oil refining & specialty chemicals industries and fuel distribution industry. This vast experience combined with a team management style allows for the diversity of a large conglomerate and the personal service of a smaller, customer-focused organization. THG is a growth-oriented company with operations in North America, Europe and Asia and a customer network that spans the globe. As a family-owned business, a long-term financial approach and conservative investment philosophy have placed THG on a solid foundation to pursue growth opportunities as they appear. The organization has a creative culture, always searching for opportunities and researching industry-changing solutions. The company has grown impressively over the past 30 years both organically and by acquisition, often turning around distressed businesses.

THG's growth has been enabled by a positive culture comprised of the following characteristics: entrepreneurial and decentralized, lean and nimble, informal and non-hierarchical, loyal and supportive. THG is a builder of businesses and is well positioned financially to continue to grow effectively.

As a company, we look for individuals that demonstrate strength in Intuition and Analysis, Making an Impact and Working with Others.

Our Mission: We turn big challenges into even bigger opportunities. We're a family of relationship builders, problem solvers and opportunity-seekers who aim to make a difference in the world.

What We Do: We have the unique ability to combine diverse assets and capabilities in inventive ways to solve tough problems.

How We Serve: We're always asking

* "what can we do better and different?"

* "What aren't we doing that we should be doing?" Through ongoing action and dialogue, and a lot of patience, we continuously pursue the chance to build long-term value for all involved.