This post is by Jennifer Zemel from National Venture Capital Association – NVCA
Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA) is seeking a Program Associate to join our team in supporting our accelerator’s operations and building ERA’s community platform. This position is located in New York, NY.
ERA (http://eranyc.com) is an early-stage investment fund and technology accelerator in NYC. Since 2011, ERA has invested in 265+ companies (including three “unicorns”) through its accelerator platform. Its portfolio companies are currently playing leading roles in the evolution of virtually every major global industry.
About the Role:
We’re looking for a Program Associate to play a key role in supporting the day-to-day operations of ERA. Your job will include working on all aspects of our accelerator programs and supporting the needs of our portfolio companies and mentor network. You are also responsible for managing the community and resources for our portfolio companies.
Your focus is on delivering the best possible experience for our founders and ensuring successful execution of the program. Day-to-day responsibilities will include program administrative duties, program & mentor scheduling, and helping our portfolio companies connect with the benefits of ERA’s 1000+ strong community of mentors and founders.
Who You Are:
You should be an organized and detail-oriented self-starter with experience in operations and a demonstrated interest in technology, startups, and entrepreneurship. Operations can be complex, and the speed at which the program runs is extraordinarily fast, so the ability to multi-task and hit deadlines is critical to your success. You also have a strong desire to learn and a comfort tackling new (Read more...)