Job Title: Process Manager
Reports to: Executive Director
Date: 6/1/19

Time Commitment: 10-15 hours weekly / summer (paid internship)

About Northeast Ohio Student Venture Fund
The Northeast Ohio Student Venture Fund(NEOSVF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit venture development organization that gives entrepreneurial graduate or undergraduate students from higher education institutions an opportunity to better understand new ventures through experiential learning opportunities relating to entrepreneurship, venture capital, technology commercialization, and economic development. The fund is also focused on investing in high-growth potential, tech-based startups in Northeast Ohio. The fund has invested in 18 companies. The fund is aimed at getting a long term return from a company that will actually make meaningful growth with the capital they are awarded.

Position Summary
This internship will challenge you to think entrepreneurially and bring meaningful ideas. Network with the Executive Director, startups, potential investors and students to promote NEOSVF across the Northeast Ohio entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Strategic management abilities
  • High level of organization
  • Ability to think entrepreneurially
  • Self motivation
  • Providing value without being asked
  • Comfort with gauging/analyzing data
  • Leadership experience
  • Works well with ambiguity
  • Data Collection

Job Responsibilities

  • Developing relationships and giving presentations to interested parties, including universities, startups and investors
  • Work closely with the executive director to create marketing materials to expand NEOSVF’s presence
  • Work with the team on overall strategy and mission of the organization and master our current process and suggest changes
  • Participate in meetings with startups to determine next steps and work with stakeholders on potential structural change

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