- Employment: Full-time
You have a passion for innovation and creating the future. Eager to be hands-on in different innovation projects and startups from all over the world. You want to belong to the new era of innovation and work with a young, audacious team. Working in a fast pace environment excites you. This can be THE job for you.
JOB PURPOSE :
The acceleration manager is responsible for coaching guiding and facilitating the internal and external startups that take part in our acceleration programs. As an acceleration manager, you will report directly to your program director.
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES:
• Overseeing the entire incubation and acceleration program
• Communicating directly with our clients and team during the programs
• Delivering workshops on specific topic-expertise areas
• Guiding and coaching external and internal startups
• Business development activities, crafting proposals and client management
JOB HOLDER’S COMPETENCIES & EXPERIENCE :
• 5+ years of total professional work experience
• Passion for innovation and creating the future
• Bachelor’s or master’s degree in one of these areas: Innovation, Economics, Business, Marketing
• Experience in project management
• A willingness to rapidly learn from your colleagues and embrace continuous improvement
• A strong sense of responsibility and ownership
• A strong team orientation
• Ability to communicate effectively and build relationships with external partners;
• Confident and efficient presentation skills and great coaching potential;
• Background as an entrepreneur, at least one company created is preferred;
You will be joining a rapidly growing company. We XNode incubate ideas and accelerate startups & entrepreneurs, connecting them to an international and local network of mentors, experts, partners, VCs, corporations and institutions. We provide workspace in strategic locations across Shanghai, where foreign and local teams work together, collaborating and sharing ideas as one community.
We've taken what we've learned and developed for startups to help corporates adapt before being disrupted, in a rapidly changing world. We bridge corporates to startups, transform their ideas into realities, and raise their intrapreneurial mindset.
You will be joining a team of energetic smart young people that works together with innovation and entrepreneurship mentors to provide the startups the best training possible to lead them to success. Join us and you will never want to leave.