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Acceleration EIR

Are you passionate about startups and want to have a direct impact in their development by having a mentorship role? 

Who we are

Seedstars is a global organization with headquarter in Switzerland and a presence in 70+ emerging markets. We are on a mission to impact people’s lives in emerging markets through technology and entrepreneurship. Our initiatives are focused on connecting stakeholders within these ecosystems, building tech companies from scratch and investing in the top entrepreneurs.

We have physical presence in 10 countries across the globe, over 100 team members, and we have a network of over 70000+ entrepreneurs, investors and mentors in our community.

About Seedstars Acceleration Program

Seedstars Acceleration is a 3-month long onsite/online acceleration program held with local partners in Bogota, Colombia with the aim to help startups to internationalise. The role also includes the mentoring of local entrepreneurs in different opportunities and events in the whole country. The position is a 4 months contract until December 2019. 

Being implemented across different locations across Latam, the role and contract could be renewed with eventually relocation to new locations for program implementation on the ground (e.g. either executing a few batches in one location, or switching locations per batch).

Key responsibilities

  • Screening applicants, investment analysis, due diligence
  • Term sheet and deal documentation management
  • Execution of the outlined design and curriculum of the program
  • Mentoring multiple startups simultaneously
  • Tracking and reporting of batch progress
  • Represent Seedstars in local community
  • Identify areas for program innovation and improvement and share with central acceleration program team

Your profile

  • Previous product leadership/founder experience is a MUST
  • Previous experience in international expansion is a MUST
  • Deep understanding of startup methodologies (testing/experimentation design, fundraising etc ) as well as up to date knowledge of the latest tools (Analytics, SEM/CEO/Email/Social marketing etc.)
  • Discipline & consistency in filling reports, feedbacks, etc.
  • Teaching and training experience is a plus
  • Spanish Advanced level
  • Passion for startups and technology, particularly in emerging markets

Why our employees love working with us:

  • We are an equal opportunity employer and since we have more than 40 nationalities represented in our company, we truly value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

    • We were awarded as one of the most democratic working places in the world due to our freedom centred practices (read here: seedsta.rs/worldblu)
    • We are on a mission to impact people’s lives in emerging markets
    • You get many growth opportunities and responsibilities early on. It’s one of the perks of a fast-growing international company
    • You work in an entrepreneurial culture where you’re surrounded by a young and diverse team
    • We strive by giving autonomy and flexibility to our teams. We have a flat hierarchy and a strong belief that responsible people should have the freedom to their work when and how they want

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