Associate Director Baylor Angel Network Waco, TX, United States
Job Identification: 14329 Posting Date: 03/16/2023, 09:23 PM Job Schedule: Full time Locations: Waco, TX, United States Degree Level: Bachelor
Job Description: What We're Looking For
The Baylor Angel Network is seeking an entrepreneurial, detail-oriented, highly organized team member for Associate Director of the Baylor Angel Network. This position offers an exciting opportunity to play a hands-on role in a unique angel network committed to providing experiential education opportunities for students of Baylor University. Experience in angel and venture investment is required. Previous participation in the Baylor Angel Network or associated BAN Analyst program is strongly preferred.
A Bachelors degree, less than one year of relevant experience and a Christian faith are required. Masters degree and three years of relevant work experience preferred. Experience will be considered in lieu of the education requirement. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
The BAN Associate Director reports to the Executive Director and is a full-time role to start in May 2023.
What You Will Do
Source and assess entrepreneurial ventures raising angel/venture capital
Attend and engage with various startup events throughout Texas (requires some travel to other Texas cities for incubators, accelerator, pitch competition events, etc)
Help build the pipeline of target companies and key innovation trends
Build relationships with peer angel groups, VCs, and operating companies
Screen applying investment opportunities
Assist with diligence process and analysis
Program management and support:
Communication strategy - Execute communication and brand strategy (email, social media, other postings)
Presentation meeting - Organize and manage quarterly presentation meetings connecting investors and entrepreneurs.
Member relations and engagement
Maintain organized roster of BAN members and associated donations
Coordinate engagement activities (e.g., social, educational, and outreach events)
Membership recruiting and onboarding
Recruit prospective BAN members, investors, advisors
Sign up new leads and onboard new members to the Baylor Angel Network
Monitor the BAN investment portfolio
Monitor and record qualitative and financial performance of BAN portfolio
Track portfolio company traction, subsequent raises, returns, etc.
Baylor stakeholder engagement - Identify and foster relationships across Baylor University programs and initiatives to expand BAN's presence and impact.
Potential to engage BAN student analysts as coach, mentor, and providing feedback on student work in the screening cycle company evaluation
Other activities as delegated by the executive director
What You Can Expect
As part of the Baylor family, eligible employees receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, generous time off, tuition remission, and outstanding automatic retirement contributions. Baylor has a comprehensive benefits plan that supports you and your family's wellbeing and allows you to be a part of the life of a vibrant and active college campus. To learn more go to Baylor Benefits & Advantages.
About Us: Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, military service, genetic information, and disability. Baylors commitment to equal opportunity and respect of others does not undermine the validity and effect of the constitutional and statutory protections for its religious liberty, including, without limitation, the religious organization exemption under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the religious exemption to Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment to the United States Constitution, among others. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply. EEO/M/F/Vets/Disabled
Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The University is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris, and academic strategic plan, Illuminate.