Monday, February 12, 2018

Job: Innovation Evangelist at Foundation for Armenian Science and Technology (FAST) Company

Location: JobParser.Models.Location

Category: Business Administration

Type: Full Time

Deadline: 05-Mar-18 00:00:00




- Support the creation, implementation and execution of the Startup programs
- Maintain and update the portfolio of early-stage startups, providing periodic reports on status, decisions, and next steps
- Evaluate program administration and delivery processes, recommending changes, creating processes or systems as needed
- Guide and give advice to startups through the critical early stages
- Help startups fill their practices with clients and get profitable in record time
- Help startups execute major critical steps and better understand all the early stage aspects
- Monitor key trends, watch economic, industry or competitive movements over time, and respond accordingly
- Research and implement business solutions, marketing strategies, and strategic relationships that will take startups' business to the next level
- Identify resources, develop external relationships with key experts to validate and prioritize new growth opportunities
- Works within established systems and processes in operations, records management, information systems, risk management, and development efforts
- Support with due diligence


- 5+ years of experience in a related field (i.e. Advising Startups on Strategy, Startup Sales Strategy and Management, Entrepreneurship Investment Management, Strategic Planning & Advisory) is required
- BA required with MBA preferred, with emphasis in entrepreneurship, business, marketing, or analytics is preferred
- Project Management experience is preferred
- Proven experience in coaching and mentoring startups
- Comprehensive knowledge of regulatory requirements for startups
- High proficiency level of all aspects of startup creation and thorough understanding of a startup development process
- A clear understanding of a startup fundraising process
- Diverse and well-established investor network and an ability to make strategic introductions
- Extensive experience in the startup and venture world
- Ability to manage a portfolio of an early stage start up
- Experience in documentation preparing and application processing
- Outstanding communication and networking skills
- Proven ability to follow standardized documentation and processes but able to identify opportunities to drive innovation and improvements forward
- Ability to work efficiently and effectively in a matrix environment
- Passion for technology, entrepreneurship, innovation, and startups
- Strong leadership and management experience
- Excellent English, Armenian, and Russian written and verbal communication skills.


Job URL: - Innovation Evangelist @ Foundation for Armenian Science and Technology (FAST)