Membership & Venture Associate Position
This role is for an entrepreneurial, service-oriented professional excited to be a part of a growing, innovative cleantech investment community.
E8 consists of over 125 Member families and companies, with a concentration in the Northwest but rapidly expanding across the US, Canada and overseas. Continued membership growth is expected given enthusiasm for cleantech investments, strong climate policy drivers, and greater accessibility via online meetings.
The Associate’s primary responsibility is to support deal flow, membership engagement and marketing and communications. Primary tools include event management and email marketing software and our deal management platform. Primary relationships include the Executive Director, and the part-time Program Director and Marketing Manager, as well as contact with the Board of Directors.
Your responsibilities will include:
Deal flow administration and member engagement
Assist with organization and execution of deal screening and pitch events
Support research and diligence review with deal teams and technical Fellows
Maintain company data and communications via our deal platform
Drive and track member engagement (e.g. attendance, participation and investment)
Support Member emails, communications and contacts
Onboard new members
Maintain Member contact info and data, including profiles and skills data
Track Sponsor engagement and benefits
Manage angel investor education events and resources
Marketing and communications
Manage deal and education session video library and clips
Monitor and tell the stories of E8 portfolio companies
Social media support and channel management
Additional Administration and Operations as needed
Attributes & Qualifications
Excitement at the prospect of working at a small, growing, entrepreneurial social enterprise
A self-starter attitude and the ability to work with guidance but also independently; an interest in tackling both programmatic and administrative tasks
A knack for storytelling and impact, with demonstrated excellence in writing; basic or better video management or editing desirable
Science literacy a plus, especially in resource efficiency, climate or cleantech
An interest in customer service and stewardship; client or membership experience a plus
Strong computer skills with MS Office (e.g. Excel), Zoom, Dropbox, and software for contact management, email marketing and social media required
2-6 years work experience
Additional Details & How to Apply
This is a full time, exempt staff role at E8 with salary range of $60,000-$75,000 per year. The role is based in Seattle, with a concentration of staff and events in the region, though especially strong West Coast remote candidates will be considered. Benefits include 3 weeks of paid time off (with holidays), an annual team performance incentive and a health insurance package. E8 staff works virtually, with shared office space available for teamwork and meetings; E8’s membership engagement features a mix of virtual and in-person meetings. E8 is an equal opportunity employer.
To apply please offer your resume and short answers via this form link:
No cover letter is needed and applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, with a first priority deadline of March 21, 2022. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any technical questions.