Program management internship

  • Flat6Labs Beirut
  • Beirut Digital District, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Dec 17, 2018
Intern Admin-Clerical Business Development Management Other Research

Job Description

Job Overview:

Are you interested in the ecosystem of tech startups, VCs, and accelerators? You have a passion for management and operations? This internship will give you the opportunity to learn how to develop a training program for startups, and build sustainable relationships with different stakeholders in order to help startups grow from seed stage.

Be part of our Program Management team and learn  the ins an outs of the business.

You will be working with the Flat6labs Beirut team and reporting directly to the Program Manager.

Note: In your Cover Letter, please write a short paragraph on why you would like to work in the startup community, and write a second paragraph explaining why you would be well-suited for this role. Resumes without a proper Cover Letter will be ignored.

 

Responsibilities and duties

  • Assist in drafting program operations calendar before the start of the program
  • Assist in preparing the required documentation for incubated teams
  • Conduct research on entrepreneurship training and best practices
  • Assist in recruiting mentors and trainers
  • Assist with major event planning and execution (Weekly pitch night, product day, market day, demo day)
  • Follow up and ensure commitment of attendees for different events and training sessions
  • Collect feedback on training sessions, mentorship relationships, and internal events
  • Follow up with startup on deliverables and milestones
  • Facilitate office hours between Flat6Labs and the startups (schedule sessions and compile meeting minutes)
  • Monitor the progress of the relationship between mentors and startups throughout the program
  • Perform a variety of ad-hoc tasks

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Experience required: 0 to 2 years
  • Pursuing or holding a degree in Business Administration or Engineering (different disciplines)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Arabic

 

 

We are looking for a person:

  • Keen on sharing knowledge and getting things done
  • Available to work for a duration of 1 month (with probability of extension)
  • Has the drive to learn and self-improve
  • Good time management skills and ability to work towards deadlines
  • Great team player, but also able to work on projects autonomously
  • Passionate for the startup ecosystem

 

Perks and compensation:

  • We offer a unique opportunity for you to learn about the startup ecosystem
  • Access to mentors and entrepreneurs who can grow your network
  • Flexible working hours
  • Environment of continuous learning
  • Will be part of a fun and hardworking team
  • Access to our co-working space
  • Relaxed and professional atmosphere