MBA Student Intern – Preccelerator® Program, LLC
Time frame: March 2019 through September 2019
Compensation: $20/hr and/or for-credit through University
Direct Report: Heidi Hubbeling email@example.com COO, Preccelerator® Program
Exciting opportunity at one of Los Angeles’ top startup accelerators – the Preccelerator® Program, based in beautiful Santa Monica, CA. The Preccelerator provides initial capital, sophisticated legal services, a strategic perks portfolio, mentorship, targeted curriculum and office space for the 6-month term for up to 5 promising young startups.
The intern will work closely with the Chief Operating Officer, the President of the Program, and the Director of Business Affairs, and other team members on the review and selection of incoming initial applications to the Program. The intern will be trained how to select companies based on set criteria, conduct initial interviews with other team members, and will be allowed to shadow and provide feedback during the final selection round with the venture investment committee. When there are opportunities for additional research and analysis of specific market data, competition and industries for applicants, the intern will be requested to do that research and provide feedback to the investment team. The intern will also compile a matrix of interviewed companies to present to the investment committee prior to the selection of second round company candidates.
The intern will also shadow the COO in business and investment strategy meetings with individual companies, as well as attending monthly accountability meetings with the group of cohort companies. If there are specific needs that the cohort companies have, where the intern can be of assistance, the intern will have the opportunity to work with the individual founders. This may include strategy sessions, financial modeling, refinement of business plans, market analysis, etc.
- Be a current student in a top-tier MBA program
- Strong analytical skills and experience with financial modeling and market analysis
- Excellent business sense and ability to understand and resolve complex business issues
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to present themselves well in an executive setting and interview setting.
- Knowledge and passion for working with startups in the digital media & technology sectors.
Preccelerator Program, LLC parent company Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP is an equal opportunity employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, covered veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information or membership in any other legally protected category.
If interested, send resume to Heidi Hubbeling, firstname.lastname@example.org