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Now Hiring for Local Network Managers

Priority Deadline: September 15, 2017

POSITION PROFILE

Local Network Managers lead local impacting investing communities, build relationships with investors, entrepreneurs, and industry players, coordinate investor and entrepreneur education and engagement, and support local investment activity. IC is hiring part-time Local Network Managers to serve in Philadelphia, PA, New York, NY, and Denver/Boulder, CO.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Local Network Development

  • Research local ecosystem and landscape local entrepreneurship and investment players
  • Attend events, maintain visibility for IC, and build and manage relationships with local investors, entrepreneurs, pipeline partners, and sponsors
  • Engage with prospective entrepreneur applicants and coordinate local network deal flow pipeline and entrepreneur selection
  • Engage with prospective investor members and coordinate investor contact management and membership recruitment
  • Engage with prospective sponsors and support local sponsorship recruitment

Local Network Meeting Coordination

  • Participant Experience
    • Manage pre-meeting outreach and invitations
    • Organize pitch, educational, and engagement content
    • Select, invite and engage with presenting entrepreneurs and content providers, providing preparatory information, and ensuring submission of required materials
    • Manage post-meeting communications with investors and entrepreneurs, including investor feedback and due diligence proceedings
  • Logistics
    • Manage relationships and meeting logistics with hosts and vendors
    • Manage on site logistics for community meetings
    • Facilitate local network meetings

Local Network Operations

  • Maintain relationships with IC members in local network region, track and support member engagement, and support membership renewal process
  • Maintain relationships with IC sponsors in local network region, managing sponsorship fulfilment
  • Track local network due diligence and syndicate deals across local networks and to the broader IC network
  • Support local network leadership strategy and leadership committees
  • Liaise with IC’s Marketing & Communications Manager around local network marketing strategy, web pages, meeting invitations, social media activity, and event promotion
  • Work with the IC team to implement, evaluate, and improve IC’s local network strategy and programs

DESIRED EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, AND BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Commitment to the promotion of business as a positive force in society and strong interest in impact entrepreneurship and investing
  • Undergraduate degree and 5-7 years work experience
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail, the ability to manage multiple projects and priorities effectively
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, the ability to communicate with internal and external stakeholders in a professional manner
  • Willingness to attend events, learn about players in the early-stage investing, entrepreneurship, and impact investing space, and travel as necessary
  • A positive, can-do attitude, high degree of initiative, sense of humour, and ability to work collaboratively with a creative, entrepreneurial team distributed across the country
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and tech savvy (experience with Salesforce.com a plus)

HOW TO APPLY

Applicants should send resume and cover letter in one .pdf document named “Your First name_Your Last name -  Local Network Manager Application – Location” to join@investorscircle.net.  In your cover letter, please let us know where you learned about this position. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with a priority deadline of September 15th. No calls, please. Investors’ Circle is an equal opportunity employer.

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