Two great jobs are open in the LaunchPad family: Project Manager for the Blackstone LaunchPad & Techstars at Syracuse University, and the Blackstone Charitable Foundation’s new LaunchPad Network Manager.
About the Syracuse University Blackstone LaunchPad & Techstars Project Manager position:
We’re looking for a project manager to support the mission of the Blackstone LaunchPad & Techstars at SU Libraries. This position works with partners across campus and around the world to deliver effective programs that support the student innovation experience and help participants become trailblazers in an entrepreneurial world. We’re hiring an innovative and collaborative thinker with a track record translating thinking into action, with experience building and mentoring teams, and someone who has great problem-solving skills, is self-reliant and results oriented, and can work independently and collaboratively within a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment;
About the Charitable Foundation – Network Manager – LaunchPad position:
Founded in 2007, the Blackstone Charitable Foundation (BXCF) leads all charitable initiatives throughout the firm. The Foundation is looking for a Network Manager to be responsible for managing all community elements of the LaunchPad program. The Network Manager will report to the VP of the Foundation, and work closely with LaunchPad schools, students, and partner organizations.
In this role, the Network Manager will work with LaunchPad program representatives (Campus Directors), supporting them to deliver student programming, building community engagement and fostering collaboration among campuses. They will be the primary day to day contact for all college and university stakeholders, including student participants. The Network Manager will work closely with the Program Director on grant stewardship, including oversight of grant requirements and general campus program performance updates. They will also be responsible for planning and implementing events and other initiatives that support campus network operations and growth.