Program Manager, Minneapolis/St. Paul job
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|Company Type:||Certified B Corporation|
|Industry:||Business Services - Other|
|Company Name:|| Techstars|
Program Manager - Minneapolis/St. Paul
Techstars operates 30+ Accelerator programs around the globe and we’re looking for a Program Manager (PM) who can lead Operations of our Accelerator program in Minneapolis. The PM is one half of the Accelerator program team, consisting of one Program Director and an investment focused Managing Director (MD). The PM’s focus is operations - executing on Techstars proven playbook and delivering the best possible experience for Founders; the MD’s focus is investment - sourcing, recruiting and investing in the best companies. PMs are responsible for ensuring the successful execution of the program, including administrative duties, budget management and planning, program and mentor scheduling and the recruiting, hiring, training and management of the seasonally hired Associates. Experience with logistics and event planning, as well as familiarity with the early stage venture backed company ecosystem is preferred. During the ‘off-season’ (not running a program), PMs have responsibilities/objectives to work across the global Techstars network, to provide mentorship to other PMs, as well as training based on best practices. A willingness to learn and comfort tackling new problems is a must.
Duties and Responsibilities:
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 an estimated market cap of over $11 billion.
Techstars is excited to bring a Program Manager on the team that will help take this program to the next level. If you’re interested, we’d love to have a conversation with you about the position.
Techstars is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, national origin, religion, physical or mental handicaps or disabilities, marital status, Veteran status, sexual orientation, nor any other basis prohibited by law.