Program Fellow Job Application

We are excited that you are interested in applying for the Program Fellow position at Grid110. Please review the job description below before you apply. 
 

Overview 

Grid110 helps to define clearer pathways to success for early-stage entrepreneurs in Los Angeles. Founded in 2015 as an economic and community development 501c3 non-profit in partnership with the Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti, Grid110 began as a collective of 7 entrepreneurs who all shared a smilier vision of Downtown LA as the next tech hub and wanted to support the growth of the startup ecosystem in Downtown. Since the inception of the first program, Grid110 has provided 65 early stage startups with access to free office space, mentoring, and other critical resources through cohort-based programs. Our focus is to help companies realize sustainable growth paths that allow them to scale their businesses (and teams) right here in Los Angeles. This position will similarly reflect our mission.

Location 

Downtown Los Angeles

Responsibilities

The Program Fellow will work closely with the Grid110 team to support all of our programs and events. From research, planning assistance, outreach, social media marketing, & media outreach, the Program Fellow will have the opportunity to be involved in a variety of projects. The ideal candidate is eager to learn and thrives in an fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment.

This is a paid position that will work 20-30 hours/week, including evenings/weekends we are hosting programs and events. Remaining weekly hours are flexible and can be arranged with the Executive Director & Program Manager. 

Programs + Events

  • Support Program Manager in development and execution of all Grid110 programs
  • Actively contribute in program/event planning and strategy sessions
  • Assist in administration and communication of program and event logistics 
  • Help develop community event calendar (social, panels, bootcamps)
  • Be present and take minutes at each convening
  • Think creatively about Grid110 offerings and how to strengthen our impact

Marketing + Communications

  • Curate the community facing event calendar
  • Help create a strong digital voice across all social media platforms
  • Help build our marketing plan; create and coordinate content for various digital channels
    (social media, newsletter, etc)
  • Build and maintain a sponsorship/partnership list to support on-going program efforts
  • Increase community engagement through various digital channels.


Qualifications

  • Team player with strong interest in supporting the LA startup community
  • Event production or implementation of extended projects
  • Ability to take initiative and produce self-directed work
  • Nimble, thoughtful, and empathetic to the needs of our participants and community
  • Proven attention to detail through prior work experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Proactive and eager to learn

 


Application

If you think you are a good fit, we would love for you to apply. We will be accepting applications until Friday, August 30th.

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