Business Associate

The Heritage Group Accelerator Powered by TechstarsFinance 0-2 Years

Job Description

As an Associate, you will help build the next amazing batch of startups, as they grow from early stage to venture-backed companies. From entrepreneurs to investors, to mentors, your network is about to explode. You will have the opportunity to sit in on mentor meetings – get to know the best entrepreneurs and investors in the city, up close and personally. You will also have access to full involvement in Techstars social events with the founders and local community.

It’s basically a chance to get an amazing experience, broaden your network in ways you could never imagine, get exposure to some of the greatest up and coming companies and teams in the country. Historically, most associates end up being employed by one of the teams or by someone they met during the span of the three months. Many also go on to build their own companies.

General Job Description:
As the business development associate, you will use both your sales and business skills to help create and build client relationships for our companies. In this role you'll work with the startups to develop marketing plans to drive lead generation and sales opportunities.

Qualifications:
Demonstrated interest in technology, startups, entrepreneurship, venture capital, etc.
BA in business, finance, sales, and/or minimum 1-2 years relevant experience (financial modeling, lead generation, etc.)
Able to jump in and complete any task quickly and effectively.
Be a problem solver and effective communicator.
A drive to get better every single day and are always looking for opportunities to learn.
A positive outlook, desire to learn and meet new people, lots of energy and enthusiasm. Authorized to work as a contractor in the United States.

Currently, live in Indianapolis, IN or would be willing to live here for the duration of the program.

Posted On

August 5, 2019