Startups@KSTC to hire Fund Manager / Director

Fund Manager/Director

Kentucky Science & Technology Corporation (KSTC) seeks a Fund Manager/Director for our pre-seed and seed stage investment funds.  These funds provide capital and resources to startup companies based in Kentucky.


The Fund Manager/Director works within a team to 1) generate and evaluate deal flow opportunities for investment; and 2) support the growth of our portfolio companies.  Primary responsibilities include:

  • Generate, organize, review, and analyze deal flow opportunities
  • Research industry sectors and trends
  • Assist with business and technical due diligence
  • Manage our portfolio of companies
  • Create reports to funders
  • Assist in other activities as necessary

Required Skills & Experience

  • 3+ years related experience, preferably involving technology startups
  • A creative thinker with strong analytical skills and the ability to think strategically
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills
  • Organized with ability to work in fluid environment
  • Able to work with limited supervision within a team environment
  • Able to work with a wide range of people including entrepreneurs, investors, service providers, government employees, etc.
  • Flexible; willing to approach problems from different angles and ability to get work done on a timely basis
  • Bachelor’s degree required, advanced degree preferred

Location and Compensation

This is a full time position based in either Lexington or Louisville.

Competitive salary and benefits package.

To apply, email resume and cover letter to

KSTC is an equal opportunity employer.

1 Comment

  1. Douglas Mann May 7, 2014 Reply

    I am working on a project to help with the Asian Carp problem in Kentucky water ways. I am working with an investor that has $5 M is seed money.
    I would like to become a member of the KSTC and start
    My cell number is 1-270-703-4659

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