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Content Marketing Associate, Boston Accelerator

Techstars
Boston, MA 02109
  • Job Code
    973

Position:
Content Marketing Associate, Boston Accelerator

Location:
Boston, MA

Job Id:
973

# of Openings:
1

Content Marketing Associate, Boston Accelerator

Target Start Date
: January 13th, 2020

Target End Date
: April 20th, 2020

Location
: Boston, MA

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 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

You will work closely with the startups to create and implement innovative marketing strategies. Your day to day will include content creation, social media, PR, partnership marketing, SEO and SEM, events, creation of marketing collateral (traditional and digital), and more! This is a very exciting role, as you will be alongside 10 of the top east coast startups, involved in both the strategy and operation of their content strategy.

Qualifications

  • BA in marketing and/or 2-4 years marketing experience - digital & traditional, PR, events and social media
  • Minimum 2+ years of experience writing professionally
  • Experience in developing content for digital communications channels, including web sites, intranets, email campaigns, and social media.
  • Experience in digital marketing tools - utilizing Google AdWords and analytic platforms, mail programs such as Constant Contact and Mailchimp, blogging and blogging platforms, website creation and management.
  • Design skills - Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator - a plus
  • Able to jump in and complete any task quickly and effectively.
  • Be a problem solver and effective communicator.
  • The desire to be an editor as well as a writer
  • Understanding of SEO, web analytics, and how to create content that drives traffic preferred
  • A drive to get better every single day and are always looking for opportunities to learn. This is truly key. You will be surrounded by brilliant startup founders, mentors and investors and our goal is that you can learn as much as you can.
  • A positive outlook, desire to learn and meet new people, lots of energy and enthusiasm. Coffee is provided at the office to help here.
  • Authorized to work as a contractor in the United States. This role is for 3 months (the duration of the program).
  • Currently, live in Boston or would be willing to live here for the duration of the program.

Testimonials

  • Dirk Lehmann - Techstars Associate Programme: The Better Startup MBA?
  • Kelly McDonald - Learn More Faster
  • Duc Luan Dam - Luan, do you ever sleep? (Being an Associate at Techstars part 1)

About Techstars

Techstars helps entrepreneurs succeed. Through the Techstars Worldwide Entrepreneur Network, founders and their teams connect with other entrepreneurs, experts, mentors, alumni, investors, community leaders, and corporate partners who will help their companies grow.

Techstars operates four divisions: Techstars Startup Programs, Techstars Mentorship-Driven Accelerator Programs, Techstars Corporate Innovation Partnerships, and the Techstars Venture Capital Fund. Techstars Mentorship-Driven Accelerator Program supercharges success and Techstars Startup Programs inspire, educate and connect entrepreneurs. Techstars Venture Capital Fund invests in the most innovative and disruptive Techstars companies to fuel their success. Techstars Corporate Innovation Partnerships helps brands create world-changing products and services. Techstars accelerator portfolio includes more than 1,000 companies with a market cap of $8.1 billion.

Techstars is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of ability status, age, ancestry, civil union, class, color, ethnicity, familial status, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, military service (current or past) national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation nor any other basis prohibited by law.





Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-11-29
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