|Posted On: ||Tuesday, Feb 05|
ff Venture Capital (ffvc.com), an early-stage venture capital fund based in midtown Manhattan is seeking an undergraduate marketing intern. This is an ideal position for a current undergraduate student who is interested in learning more about venture capital, social media, and how to build a startup. The commitment is a minimum 20 hours/week during the school year. Your hours are flexible.
PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IF YOU DO NOT MEET OUR REQUIREMENTS BELOW.
You will have ownership of your own projects and manage these projects from start to finish during the course of your internship.
+ Interact and learn from venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, and others.
+ Learn about social media and the other industries in which we invest.
+ Get to know the New York startup community.
+ Class credit (if you have a professor who approves your participation, and/or if you can recycle this work for a class)
+ Significant creative input and flexibility.
+ Very positive references (if merited).
+ Our principals have a strong track record of helping past interns win full-time roles at top firms, including in the past McKinsey, JP Morgan, Lazard, and UBS, as well as of course many startups.
+ $7.25 per hour.
+ Marketing of ffVC
+ Standardizing portfolio operational support
+ Due diligence of potential investments
+ Business model research
+ Industry trend analysis
+ Other strategic initiatives
+ Passion about our vision.
+ Highly motivated self-starter who has a track record of continuous self-improvement, high achievement, and aggressiveness.
+ Strong analytical skills. High attention to detail.
+ Strong writing experience. Particularly value a high GPA in writing-dependent courses.
+ Familiarity with major online networks (LinkedIn, Facebook, etc.)
+ GPA over 3.5
+ sign of significant success in at least one discipline, no matter what that is, e.g., won a chess championship; captained a varsity sport
We also value:
+ Belief in the Edward Tufte school of communication.
+ Strong verbal communication/sales skills. Experience in debate, public speaking, and theatre is helpful.
+ Familiarity with startup environment
HOW TO APPLY
Save your resume in Microsoft Word format with the name “Last Name-First Name-Year.doc”, e.g., “Ballmer-Steve-2011.doc”. Include with your detailed resume a business writing sample (from work or school).
Company: ff Venture Capital
|ff Venture Capital (ffvc.com) is an early-stage venture capital fund based in midtown Manhattan ||