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Job description

StartersHub is a world-class entrepreneurship platform acting as a catalyst in the region’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. StartersHub offers startups everything they need, including funding, mentorship, networking and strategic partnership support and an inspiring work place at the heart of the business district in Istanbul.

Responsibilities for the leadership role for StartersHub XO Venture Building Program:
Owns the program end-to-end (needs analysis, defining scope, resource planning, launch, execution, management, program evaluations)
Measures, analyzes, improves and evaluates program effectiveness
Provides strategic support for portfolio startups in order for them to maximize the value
Enables curriculum entrepreneurs to build the right learning paths for the program

Required Minimum Qualifications
Experience with business creation and/or operation
Experience with business accelerators
Knowledge of the business development process

Experience with agile or other program management methodologies
Supervisory management experience

Preferred Qualifications:
High level understanding of engineering fundamentals
Business plan development experience
Local network of mentors, investors, and subject matter experts
Master’s degree in business administration
Minimum 5 years management experience

Specialized Skills Desired:
Ability to understand and operate with the unique aspects of working with entrepreneurs and working with mentors who work with entrepreneurs
Relationship management skills working with start-ups, entrepreneurs, and corporations.
Strong communication, presentation and facilitation skills
Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects – Work prioritization, planning and task delegation
Experience communicating (written and verbal) with technical and non-technical stakeholders across multiple business units

Professional traits:
Has relentlessly high standards (is never satisfied with the status quo)
Is able to dive deep and is never out of touch with the details of the business
Has passion and convictions and the innate ability to earn the trust of others
Strong results orientation
Self-driven, follows through on all tasks with integrity.
Has superior organizational and administrative skills and doesn’t get overwhelmed easily.

Our mission is very important to us and we would like to know why you want to be a part of StartersHub. Please submit a compelling cover letter and resume with your application.

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