The ARM Labs Lagos Techstars Accelerator is a partnership betweenÂ Techstars , the most active pre-seed investor in the world that provides access to capital, programming and connections to early-stage entrepreneurs, and ARM Labs , a Lagos-based innovation program.Â
We are looking for a Lagos-based Operations associate for our 2023 program.
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 â 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 events with the founders, investors and the local community.
Itâs your chance to get amazing experience, broaden your network in ways you could never imagine, and 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 accelerator program. Many also go on to build their own companies.
Tasks will include assisting with the day-to-day operations of the Techstars program, and assisting the program team in ensuring that all needs of the program, and its cohort are met. Examples of responsibilities: identifying needs and preparing for upcoming events, organizing meetings, coordinating groups and running logistics for special guest mentor visits, taking meeting notes, and setting up office space for events. You will report to the Program Manager.
This is a contract role, requiring you to work full time at our office in Victoria Island, Lagos. The contract will start November 3rd 2023, and end March 8th, 2024.
Requirements:2+ years of post university experience in a fast-paced environment, with relevant professional experience Be a problem solver and effective communicator Ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines A high degree of drive, energy, accountability, and initiative Understands Techstarsâ vision, direction and support of overall organization objectives Fits the Techstarsâ culture (#givefirst, Entrepreneurial Inclination, High Quality and Network Focused) Available full-time and in person for a temporary position (4 months, starting November 3rd) Demonstrated interest in technology, startups, entrepreneurship, venture capital, etc.
Techstars is the most active pre-seed investor in the world having invested through its accelerators in more than 3,700 companies that have a combined market cap of $99 billion. Founded in 2006, Techstars believes that entrepreneurs create a better future for everyone and great ideas can come from anywhere. Now we are on a mission to invest in an unprecedented number of startups per year enabling more capital to flow to more entrepreneurs around the world. We do this by operating accelerator programs and venture capital funds, as well as by connecting startups, investors, corporations, and cities to help build thriving startup communities.
Established in 1994, ARM is a leading investment management firm providing a wide range of wealth management services to a substantial and diversified client base, including corporations, foundations and charities, high net-worth individuals, and small savers. See for more details.
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