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Open Positions

Marketing Co-Chair - Website & Digital Content Curator

Board Role for HBS Alumni Angels of NY Member

Membership Required

 

The Marketing Co-Chair is responsible for the content development and website design of the Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater New York (HBSAANY), with a special emphasis on our reputation within the entrepreneurial community and generating deal flow. 

 

Experience with the macro and micro branding ecosystems of HBS, Angel Investing and NYC is a plus.

 

Specifics include:

  • Develop clear visual flow and messaging on our website to differentiate HBSAANY and to increase deal flow quantity and quality to our community, as well as industry partners and our angel investor members. ​

  • Oversight of selected external digital marketing, with support by Program Manager.

    • Website Management – Wix

    • Develop content for website, to be shared across marketing channels (in conjunction with Portfolio Relations Chair for portfolio news, and External Relations for marketing to VCs/deal sources, and Marketing Co-Chair, Social Media to publish across channels)

  • Participate in monthly HBSAANY Board meetings and related initiatives; oversee marketing budget; Coordination with HBSCNY Marketing, as needed.

The time commitment for this position is expected to be approximately 10-15 hours per month.

If interested in this position, please contact angels@hbscny.org.

Marketing Internship - Alumni Angels of Greater New York

Paid Internship for NY-Based Current Student

No HBS Affiliation Required

HARVARD BUSINESS SCHOOL CLUB OF NEW YORK (HBSCNY)

Alumni Angels of Greater New York Marketing Internship Description

 

Organization Overview:

The Harvard Business School Club of New York (the “Club”) is a unique and powerful association connecting the leadership and management expertise of Harvard Business School (HBS) alumni with the vital, creative, and dynamic community of Greater New York City. The mission of the Club is to Make a Difference and to Support Harvard Business School by Engaging Alumni, Impacting Community, Fostering Leadership and Lifelong Learning.

The Club is a nonprofit organization that is governed by a Board of Directors composed of HBS alumni. The various activities of the Club serve 10,000 HBS alumni in the New York City region with the support of alumni volunteers in sectors ranging from programming to pro bono consulting to angel investing.

 

HBS Alumni Angels of Greater New York (HBSAANY) is the largest angel group in NY with 350+ angel investors and growing. It is the largest of 19 chapters of the Harvard Business School Alumni Angels Association. Our members have invested $28 million across 130+ exciting early-stage companies. HBSAANY receives 30+ applications by entrepreneurs per month for possible inclusion in a monthly “pitch night” event. On average, HBSAANY receives 30+ applications per month, and accepts 5 companies to pitch. We invest in 1-2 companies per month a few weeks after our members complete their assessment.

 

Job Description

The Alumni Angels Marketing Intern will support the angel investing program within the entrepreneurship division of the Club, reporting to the staff Program Manager, Entrepreneurship. This is primarily a remote position with occasional in-person events and meetings.

This position will be an opportunity for a current student to strengthen their planning, marketing, administration, and social media skills and to work in a professional environment that intersects with business, entrepreneurs, and social enterprise sectors. This internship requires someone who can work in-person evenings on occasion.

This internship can qualify for course credit.

Tasks & Roles

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist with in-person Pitch Nights, held on the first Monday of each month, including pre-event prep and onsite production (e.g., creating calendar invitations, nametags, drafting digital flyers, recording attendance, registering guests, zoom administration)

  • Draft posts & engage NYC-based entrepreneur/investor community on social media accounts: LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Wix Website

  • Conduct online research on request (e.g., HBSAANY-Invested Portfolio Companies, news about current HBSAANY Investor/Members, upcoming events at other HBS Angels Association global chapters)

 

Skills Required

  • Self-starter with great organizational skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Efficient and detail oriented

  • Experience using social media to build brand awareness from inception of a project, organization or startup

  • Proficient in MS Office (e.g., Excel, Word, and PowerPoint) and Google Office Suite familiarity with web and graphic design platforms: Wix, Canva

  • Comfortable with social media design tools and scheduling platforms such as Hootsuite, LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and other programs

 

Education
Sophomore or Junior in Finance, Marketing, Business, Digital Communications, or the equivalent. Keen interest in Entrepreneurship and the NYC startup ecosystem is a plus.

 

Experience
Demonstrated effectiveness at administrative and creative support, graphic design, digital marketing, working with committees and managing weekly tasks. References and visual examples of prior work will be checked. 

 

Time and Compensation:

  • This is a 10 hours per week, non-exempt paid internship working during business hours Monday through Friday with monthly in-person attendance at Pitch Night events.

  • Compensation is $20 per hour

  • Flexibility in work hours is available

  • Commences in Fall Semester (ideally mid-October) to last for 10 weeks. Potential opportunity to extend through Spring semester.

 

The Harvard Business School Club of New York is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

 

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume to: angels@hbscny.org.

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