Careers

Careers

AIC GUSEC Foundation is a not-for-profit company promoted by Gujarat University and supported by Atal Innovation Mission – NITI Aayog, Government of India. The company is established with a vision to be a global support system for innovators, entrepreneurs, and startups creating an impact in the society through innovation.

The following are the current openings at AIC GUSEC. Interested candidates are requested to study the Job Details document linked below before applying. Applications can be made via the Apply Now link below. Applications are invited on a rolling basis until openings are closed, and will be reviewed periodically. AIC GUSEC is only able to communicate with applications which are shortlisted basis eligibility criteria and suitability for the job profile.

Title No of Openings
Senior Associate – Programs 1
Senior Associate – Partnerships 1

 

 

 

 

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Roles & Responsibilities

The Senior Associate will be responsible for following activities

  • Overall planning of the activities, resources and programs for startup support
  • Execute various workshops/events/webinars to support and promote the
    program.
  • Identify relevant Mentors / Industry experts / Speakers & onboard them.
  • Organize events to facilitate collaborations, technology tie-up, business
    development
  • Forge partnerships with various ecosystem players for program promotions and
    outreach
  • Prepare all required reports and maintain a comprehensive set of records
  • Provide coaching and support services to program portfolio startups
  • Develop & manage a network of entrepreneurs, start-ups, mentors, institutions, funding agencies, investors and industries.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with proven experience of executing and delivering entreprenurship related programs and events

Eligibility Criteria:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree
  • Applicant should have minimum 3 years of overall work experience with a minimum of 1 year of experience of working in a startup incubator and/or an organisation promoting entrepreneurship and startup support
  • Applicants must have a clear understanding of local, national & global startup ecosystems, and be able to demonstrate the same
  • A good understanding of social media marketing
  • Applicants must possess strong communications, interpersonal and social skills

Roles & Responsibilities

The Senior Associate will be responsible for following activities

  • Responsible for leading the initiatives to partner with corporations, international non profits organisations, CSR network, NGOs, startup organisations etc.
  • Manage a robust investor and funder network; connect them to social entrepreneurs and ensure that funds are raised successfully for their ventures.
  • Assist entrepreneurs in proposal writing, pitch deck, business development, fundraising as well as relevant linkages to established companies for business opportunities.
  • Develop and leverage industry, academics, investors & institutional network for the benefit of the incubation program.
  • Ensure development of appropriate marketing material to promote incubated companies.
  • Organize events to facilitate collaborations, technology tie-up, business development

Eligibility Criteria:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree
  • Applicant should have minimum 3 years of overall work experience with a minimum of 1 year of experience of working in a startup incubator and/or an organisation promoting entrepreneurship and startup support
  • Applicants must have a clear understanding of local, national & global startup ecosystems, and be able to demonstrate the same
  • A good understanding of social media marketing
  • Applicants must possess strong communications, interpersonal and social skills