Full-Time

Accelerator Lead

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Techstars

Techstars

1,001-5,000 employees

Pre-seed investor in diverse technology sectors

Consulting
Venture Capital
Social Impact
Education
Consumer Goods

Senior

New York, NY, USA

Requirements
  • 6-9 years professional experience
  • 5+ years experience in the Venture Capital industry and/or equivalent entrepreneurial experience
  • Experience leading and facilitating workshops with a captive audience of a minimum of 20 industry leaders and founders
  • Experience as a founder, co-founder, or early employee of a startup or equivalent experience advising early stage companies
  • Experience managing teams, driving performance and development, providing strategic guidance and mentorship, holding team members accountable and driving a high-performance culture
Responsibilities
  • Manage full-time operations support team member(s) to ensure the successful execution of a Techstars Accelerator program
  • Deliver and facilitate the Techstars core curriculum during the program
  • Lead and facilitate key program activities such as Pitch Practice, Weekly CEO Roundtables & Weekly KPI/OKRs group sessions
  • Attract mentors and investors from the local area to the program, integrating them into the ecosystem and facilitating their connection with Techstars' larger global network
  • Support founders during the program on their businesses via network introductions, access to Techstars resources, and business coaching
  • Work cross-functionally with the Centralized Investment Team, including Managing Directors, to ensure alignment on expectations and desired outcomes for founders joining Techstars Accelerator program(s)
  • Responsible for the implementation of company-wide strategic initiatives within their respective program and team
  • Host programming within their respective Techstars hub that helps foster the Techstars network of mentors, alumni, and investors to yield positive outcomes for Techstars portfolio founders’ businesses
  • Serve as a Techstars brand ambassador in the local community by speaking at events and engaging with entrepreneurs, investors, business leaders, and community leaders

Techstars is a pre-seed investor supporting startups in various sectors, including HealthTech, FinTech, Web3, and CleanTech. Their portfolio companies leverage technologies such as AI, cryptocurrency engagement, fitness subscription services, autonomous aircraft delivery, and online pharmacy services.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$257.5M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2006

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

10%

2 year growth

20%