Capital Factory is seeking a Partnership Intern for their Partnerships department. The Partnerships department drafts proposals, cultivates relationships with potential partners and sponsors, and develops new ways to engage people through Capital Factory.
Capital Factory is the center of gravity for entrepreneurs in Texas. Last year more than 100,000 entrepreneurs, programmers and designers gathered day and night for meetups, classes and coworking. We meet the best entrepreneurs in Austin and introduce them to potential investors, employees and customers.
- You are a current college student seeking course credit.
- You have some experience with sponsors and events.
- You have experience with the startup and technology markets.
- You are familiar with writing proposals.
- You are creative about structuring partnerships and think outside the box.
- You are detail oriented.
- You're outgoing and have no problem taking a phone call or meeting.
- You are organized and plan ahead, but you don’t get stressed out when things change at the last minute. Because they will. You roll with it.
- You are professional and presentable and greet everyone cheerfully. You’re ready to deal with an immature student, a pushy salesperson, and the President of the United States.
- You are excited to work in the middle of downtown Austin and have reliable transportation.
- You have a reliable laptop computer and smartphone.
- You are security aware. You have a passcode on your computer and phone and don’t write passwords down on paper.
- You are available in person during business hours.
- You are available during Austin Startup Week
- You are comfortable with the Google Apps suite of products. You’re eager to learn about new tools and ways to be more productive.
- You get to Inbox Zero every day and have proper email etiquette.
- You don’t gossip and have great discretion.
You’ll know you’re successful if…
- Startup Week and Startup Crawl sponsors are happy
- Annual Sponsors love interacting with you
- You complete all tasks outlined within your internship
- Class credit
- Downtown parking
- Coworking membership at Capital Factory, onsite gym and pool