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PayPal Ventures Operations Intern



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San Jose, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, December 9, 2023
At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless of background or economic standing, has access to affordable, convenient, and secure products and services to take control of their financial lives.

Job Description Summary:
Do you have a deep interest in the global startup and venture capital ecosystem? Would you like to learn and add value to how startup ideas and founding teams are engaged, evaluated, and carefully selected to be tomorrow’s industry disrupters and shapers? Please apply to be an Operations Intern on our team! Through this internship, we seek to help our interns develop their “why VC? Story,” generate tangible industry experience, expand their network of VC professionals, and create a pathway for full-time opportunities in venture capital.

Job Description:
The Operations Intern will report to the Operating Partner of PayPal Ventures, and projects, responsibilities, and tasks will likely include:

  • Supporting the Operating and Investment teams in all aspects of value creation for our portfolio companies
  • Supporting our team with analysis to understand portfolio performance and identify trends to enhance future investing decisions
  • Create executive presentations about portfolio performance and the PayPal Ventures mission
  • Support operations team on planning and operationalizing PayPal Ventures portfolio company events
  • Perform analysis and create collateral that helps senior leaders understand key trends, learnings and dynamics of the venture ecosystem
  • Developing industry expertise through deep dives, and providing the Investment team and PayPal executives with insights
  • Support our Head of EOF and work with 19 VC funds that PayPal has invested in, supporting on day-to-day operations and projects to drive bi-directional deal flow

This is an exciting opportunity to learn about Corporate Venture Capital within a successful and very active team. At PayPal Ventures, we strive to foster an equitable and inclusive venture capital industry, and help open doors and act as a lighthouse for underestimated talent with high potential.

At PayPal, we are committed to building a diverse and inclusive company. We seek to create a culture where everyone can belong because we believe that people do their best work when they can show up every day as their authentic selves. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives. We know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting spectacular candidates. Please don't hesitate to apply.

We are looking for highly motivated individuals with a clear desire to break into the venture capital industry. Applicants must be enrolled in a 2+ year full-time graduate program (preferably MBA).

Job Requirements:

  • Currently working towards an MBA degree program or related majors
  • 2+ years of investment banking, venture capital / private equity, consulting or product management experience preferred
  • 2 or more years of working at a tech company in a PAM type role with a good sense of tech knowledge preferred
  • Strong analytical rigor, business acumen, project management, and relationship-building skills
  • Adept with technology and a strategic thinker and recognizes what is best for the business
  • Excellent judgment, mature personality, experience working with executives and a sophisticated and well-connected, worldly businessperson
  • Excited about the future of technology, financial services and commerce enablement
  • A Team player who is pro-active, assertive, action oriented, anticipates needs, and is highly accountable

Internship Program Information and Requirements:

  • This is a Summer 2024 Internship program. Spring and Fall 2024 internships are not available.
  • Must be returning to school in the Fall of 2024.
  • Must reside in the U.S. during the Summer internship program.

PayPal is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices.

Actual Compensation is based on various factors including but not limited to work location, and relevant skills and experience.

The total compensation for this practice may include an annual performance bonus (or other incentive compensation, as applicable), equity, and medical, dental, vision, and other benefits. For more information, visit

The U.S. national annual pay range for this role is $43400 to $111980

Our Benefits:

At PayPal, we’re committed to building an equitable and inclusive global economy. And we can’t do this without our most important asset—you. That’s why we offer benefits to help you thrive in every stage of life. We champion your financial, physical, and mental health by offering valuable benefits and resources to help you care for the whole you.

We have great benefits including a flexible work environment, employee shares options, health and life insurance and more. To learn more about our benefits please visit

Who We Are:

To learn more about our culture and community visit

PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution for more than 20 years. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, the PayPal platform is empowering more than 400 million consumers and merchants in more than 200 markets to join and thrive in the global economy. For more information, visit

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at

As part of PayPal’s commitment to employees’ health and safety, we have established in-office Covid-19 protocols and requirements, based on expert guidance. Depending on location, this might include a Covid-19 vaccination requirement for any employee whose role requires them to work onsite. Employees may request reasonable accommodation based on a medical condition or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.

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