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Startup Grind

Events + Success Internship

Startup Grind is looking to onboard a talented individual to support the events, success + marketing team. 

You will work most immediately on Startup Grind’s upcoming flagship Global Conference - taking place virtually February 22-25, 2021. The role will encompass administrative needs as well as important projects, where you will learn a lot and take on a lot of responsibility. In this role, you will play a big part in bringing together thousands of founders that will go on to build some of the best businesses in the world.

More about the role - You'll learn and get hands-on experience in event production, client success, and marketing in an early stage startup. You'll be helping most closely with:

  • Event-related logistics from planning to execution day-of
  • Help with coordinating and organizing speakers, sponsors, vendors, volunteers and students
  • Support ticket sales and ticket allocation, with a focus on our non-profit, diversity, and university partners
  • Assist with marketing strategy, helping to hit team goals
  • Be willing to take on any task that is assigned to you.  We are a startup! Everyone wears many hats and pitches in where it’s needed. It’s what makes us such a good team :)

About You - We know that many different types of people could succeed in this role, but if you can relate to the majority of the below characteristics / skills, then we would love to speak with you:

  • You’re interested in the startup world
  • You like taking initiative and owning a project
  • You’re highly organized with acute attention to detail
  • You’re a very fast learner and can multitask
  • You have strong communication skills and are professional
  • You’re a good listener and ask excellent questions
  • You think on your feet, and are effective in high-stress situations (#startuplife #eventslife!)
  • You may not have direct events experience, but you would consider yourself someone with strong instinct

Requirements

  • You are based in the US and comfortable working remotely with colleagues around the world
  • You are able to intern at minimum 20 hours per week
  • You can commit to be working overtime for the conference days and some days leading up to
  • Internship should last at minimum 4 months, from November 2020 - March 2021 (but can start earlier if desired)

Compensation

  • Hourly 

If you think you fit this internship, please submit your CV/resume with a short introduction on why you’re a fit to jobs@startupgrind.com