Business Associate, Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs Accelerator, powered by Techstars
Interested in becoming an associate for Comcast NBCU LIFT Labs Accelerator, powered by Techstars? You will help build the next amazing batch of media, entertainment, and connectivity startups, as they grow from early stage to venture-backed companies. From entrepreneurs to investors, to mentors, your network is about to explode beyond all reasonable comprehension. You will have the opportunity to sit in on mentor meetings and get to know the best entrepreneurs and investors in the city. You will also have access to full involvement in Techstars social events with the founders and the local community.
General Job Description
Tasks will include assisting with the day-to-day operations of the Techstars program and supporting the companies with various needs. This can include marketing, business development work, research, data analysis, financial modeling to name a few. You'll also provide operational support for the program such as helping to run events and manage program data.
Location and Timing
July-October (please only apply if you can work full-time through October 10th!)
Demonstrated interest in technology, startups, entrepreneurship, venture capital, etc.
BA in business, finance, sales, and/or minimum of 2 years of relevant experience (financial modeling, lead generation, data, etc.)
Be comfortable with excel, google sheets.
Be a problem solver and effective communicator
Willing to commit to the equivalent of a full-time position for a three month time period and available days, evenings, or basically whenever needed. Schedule is flexible but a strong commitment is expected
Able to jump in and complete any task quickly and effectively
You should be a jack of all trades and have a varied skill set.
Have a great attitude, desire to learn and meet new people, lots of energy and enthusiasm
Scared of no task and be willing to take on any project, large or small
Currently live in Philadelphia or would be willing to live here for the duration of the program.
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Techstars helps entrepreneurs succeed. Through the Techstars Worldwide Entrepreneur Network, founders and their teams connect with other entrepreneurs, experts, mentors, alumni, investors, community leaders, and corporate partners who will help their companies grow.
Techstars operates four divisions: Techstars Startup Programs, Techstars Mentorship-Driven Accelerator Programs, Techstars Corporate Innovation Partnerships, and the Techstars Venture Capital Fund. Techstars Mentorship-Driven Accelerator Program supercharges success and Techstars Startup Programs inspire, educate and connect entrepreneurs. Techstars Venture Capital Fund invests in the most innovative and disruptive Techstars companies to fuel their success. Techstars Corporate Innovation Partnerships helps brands create world-changing products and services. Techstars accelerator portfolio includes more than 1,000 companies with a market cap of $8.1 billion.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.