Scrum Ventures is an early-stage venture firm based in Tokyo and San Francisco. With entrepreneurial expertise and a strong network in Japan, we actively support portfolio global growth and success. Through our Scrum Studios platform, we connect global corporations with startups to partner in innovation.
The Tokyo office is looking for a Fund Operations Manager to support the management of our portfolio companies and fundraising. This position will work closely with both the investment team as well as the finance team on contracts, DDQ, required LP documents, valuations, and data management.
Here are some of the specific functions:
Work with the U.S. finance team and Japan legal counsel to create contracts
Liaise with LPs for contracts and other logistics
Manage related paperwork (fund registration in Japan, etc)
Collect and manage required data
Handle Japan SOI and audits
Monitor listed portfolio stock prices
Provide contract support for the investment team
Assist with wires
Misc paperwork (Foreign Trade Act, etc.)
3 or more years experience in legal or accounting, or have an MBA degree
Strong interest and enthusiasm in startups, entrepreneurship, and venture capital
Fluent in both English and Japanese
VC portfolio management experience a plus
About Scrum Ventures
Scrum Ventures is an early-stage venture firm based in San Francisco with a growing Tokyo office. With entrepreneurial expertise and a strong network in Japan, we actively support portfolio global growth and success. Learn more at https://scrum.vc/
About Scrum Studios
Scrum Studio, Inc. is an open innovation platform established by Scrum Ventures, formed to bridge the gap between iconic Japanese corporations with startups from around the world. The platform focuses on three pillars to create new business opportunities: acceleration, incubation, and connection. Its vertical studio programs include: Well-BeingX, SPORTS TECH TOKYO, SmartCityX, and Food Tech Studio - Bites!