Programs Manager, Entrepreneurial Institute

Remote
Posted 21 days ago
Main Location
New York City, NY, United States
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The position will work closely with the Institute leadership team to foster and manage essential external relationships with guest speakers, sponsors, and the Institute’s external mentor pool. In addition, the position will be responsible for leading and managing “top of the funnel” entrepreneurship programs with the goal of driving thousands of new students, faculty and staff to the Entrepreneurial Institute and Leslie eLab each academic year, and engaging them further into the Institute’s more intensive programming and services. The role will report directly to the Executive Director of the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute and will work in close collaboration with the entire NYU Entrepreneurial Institute team.

Required Education:
Bachelor's Degree



Preferred Education:
Bachelor's Degree



Required Experience:
3+ years Relevant full-time experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in designing and implementing entrepreneurship programs and events, in a startup, VC or accelerator environment. Work well with internal and external stakeholders, are data-driven, highly motivated, accountable and have demonstrated excellence in prior entrepreneurial endeavors. Prior experience in program management, partnerships, or community initiatives. Passionate about entrepreneurship, startup skill-building, and building effective programs and networks. Experience as a startup founder or as a contributor at a high-growth startup preferred.



Preferred Experience:
3+ years



Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Familiarity with best-practices in entrepreneurship education and programming. Impeccable interpersonal, communication, and project management skills. Eagerness to be part of a small, highly collaborative and effective team, where individuals play all roles from taking leadership on projects/programs to handling day-to-day events organizing and administrative duties. Comfort with cold outreach, engagement and development of external relationships and partnerships. Ability to collaborate on marketing programs, solve problems and interact with individuals of all levels. Excellent attention to detail and ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced, high-profile environment. A bias towards action and proven track record.



Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

Familiarity with best-practices in entrepreneurship education and programming,. Impeccable interpersonal, communication, and project management skills. Eagerness to be part of a small highly collaborative and effective team, where individuals play all roles from taking leadership on projects/programs to handling day-to-day events organizing and administrative duties. Comfort with cold outreach, engagement and development of external relationships and partnerships. Ability to collaborate on marketing programs, solve problems and interact with individuals at all levels. Excellent attention to detail and ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced, high-profile environment. A bias towards action and proven track record.

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Programs Manager, Entrepreneurial Institute
New York University