GWC Innovator Fund and G-Startup Worldwide is Hiring!

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Looking to get into venture capital? Do you want to work with startups around the world? Do you want to build your network in the venture capital and startup community? Join us to help find to the most innovative, early stage startups, invest $1,000,000 in them, support them with global resources and enable them to change the world.

We are hiring for two contract/intern roles now in events and marketing and communications. Check out the job descriptions below and apply here!


Title: VENTURE CAPITAL INTERN – EVENTS

Report: Co-founder and VP
Type: Fulltime Internship
Salary: $1850/month
Start Date: Immediately
End Date: October 14, 2016, possibility to be hired full-time
Location: Santa Clara, CA (Remote work cannot be accommodated)

Job Description

Do you want to work with startups around the world? Do you want to build your network in the venture capital and startup community? Join us to help find to the most innovative, early stage startups, invest $1,000,000 in them, support them with global resources and enable them to change the world.

GWC’s mission is to connect the world and enable innovation. GWC’s achieves its mission through the Global Mobile Internet Conference, the G-Network and the Global Innovator Fund. The Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) draws tens of thousands of mobile industry professionals to events in Beijing, Silicon Valley, Bangalore, Tokyo, Jakarta, Sao Paulo, Seoul, Tel Aviv and Taipei. The G-Network is an invitation only, private network for mobile industry executives and founders. Our newly launched Global Innovator Fund is a venture fund focused exclusively on investing in global innovators that are improving the world. We invest in seed stage and series A globally.

As the “Venture Capital Intern – Events”, you will be instrumental in producing quality events for our new global startup program, G-Startup Worldwide (g-startup.com), which will choose 18 startups among thousands of applications from around the globe and invest $1 million into them in 2016. G-Startup Worldwide is a series of startup competitions that take place at each GMIC conference (Tel Aviv, Beijing, Tokyo, Jakarta, Bangalore, Taipei, Seoul, San Francisco) in 2016 and the finals will be held in Silicon Valley on September 28 (https://g-startupworldwideglobalfinals.eventbrite.com). The role will require you to use your event experience and technology passion to build world class startup events.

Responsibilities

  • Work with vendors (venue, A/V, signage etc.) to execute high quality events and ensure our event standards are met in each location
  • Collaborate with colleagues in Beijing, Bangalore, Tokyo, Sao Paulo, Tel Aviv, Jakarta, Seoul, Taipei and Mountain View to execute an exceptional and successful competition in each location
  • Be the primary liaison for competing startups regarding event and logistics information
  • Manage the invite process and registration system for our invitation only, global finals that will host ~200 venture capitalists as attendees
  • Liaison with event speakers and judges which are typically world leading venture capitalists
  • Organize the travel plan and itinerary of 7 international startups to Silicon Valley

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Experience organizing small to medium events, preferably in tech
  • A passion for technology startups and enabling them to improve the world
  • Fast learner with a flexible, positive attitude
  • Hardworking, self-motivated, always positive and results driven person who can create solutions and carry them to completion to surpass expectations and goals
  • Strong organizational skills: ability to multi-task and juggle many demanding objectives
  • Undergraduate degree in a related field preferred
  • Persuasive communication skills that compels people to want to work with you
  • Fluency in Chinese a plus

APPLY HERE


Title: VENTURE CAPITAL INTERN – MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS
Report: Co-founder and VP
Type: Fulltime Internship
Salary: $1850/month
Start Date: Immediately
End Date: October 14, 2016, possibility to be hired full-time
Location: Santa Clara, CA (Remote work cannot be accommodated)

Job Description

Do you want to work with startups around the world? Do you want to build your network in the venture capital and startup community? Join us to help find to the most innovative, early stage startups, invest $1,000,000 in them, support them with global resources and enable them to change the world.

GWC’s mission is to connect the world and enable innovation. GWC’s achieves its mission through the Global Mobile Internet Conference, the G-Network and the GWC Innovator Fund.

The Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) draws tens of thousands of mobile industry professionals to events in Beijing, Silicon Valley, Bangalore, Tokyo, Jakarta, Sao Paulo, Seoul, Tel Aviv and Taipei. The G-Network is an invitation only, private network for mobile industry executives and founders. Our newly launched GWC Innovator Fund is a venture fund focused exclusively on investing in global innovators that are improving the world. We invest in seed stage and series A globally.

As the “Venture Capital Intern – Marketing and Communications”, you will be instrumental in driving marketing and communications campaigns for G-Startup Worldwide (g-startup.com), which will choose 27 startups among thousands of applications from around the globe and invest over $1 million into them in 2016. G-Startup Worldwide is a series of startup competitions that take place at each GMIC conference (Tel Aviv, Beijing, Tokyo, Jakarta, Sao Paulo, Bangalore, Taipei, Seoul, & San Francisco) in 2016 and the finals will be held in Silicon Valley on September 28 (https://g-startupworldwideglobalfinals.eventbrite.com). The role will require you to use your marketing skills and technology passion to build the brand of G-Startup Worldwide.

Responsibilities

  • Utilize your growth hacking and marketing chops to draw applications from the best early stage startups from around the world
  • Work with media and PR agencies to maximize the coverage of the competition and the winning startups
  • Develop and write compelling content for our blog and social media channels that builds our influence among startups and venture capitalists
  • Collaborate with colleagues in Beijing, Bangalore, Tokyo, Sao Paulo, Tel Aviv, Jakarta, Seoul, Taipei and Silicon Valley to localize marketing and communications campaigns
  • Maximize followers and engagement on our social channels, especially Facebook
  • Pitch top tier journalist to attend and cover our events in each location

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Experience running successful content based, ROI driven social campaigns
  • Experience pitching journalists successfully
  • A passion for technology startups and enabling them to improve the world
  • Exceptional and efficient writing and copywriting skills
  • Fast learner with a flexible, positive attitude
  • Hardworking, self-motivated, always positive and results driven person who can create solutions and carry them to completion to surpass expectations and goals
  • Strong organizational skills: ability to multi-task and juggle many demanding objectives
  • Undergraduate degree in a related field preferred
  • Persuasive communication skills that compels people to want to work with you
  • Fluency in Chinese a plus

APPLY HERE

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