Deshpande Startups
Senior Executive - YUVA Entrepreneurship Program

Job Position: Senior Executive - YUVA Entrepreneurship Program
Reporting To: Manager
Level/Grade: L2
Education: UG/PG/MBA
Experience: 0 - 2 years
Job Location: Bellary
Tentative Date of Joining: Immediate

Position description:

YUVA Entrepreneurship program provides a platform to nurture promising ideas brought up by young minds to build their respective ideas into prototypes/products. A unique program where student communities are trained to build their entrepreneurial mindset along with a dedicated team of mentors and resources available in the ecosystem. Senior Executive plays a very critical role by working with colleges of the YUVA Entrepreneurship Program and scouting potential startup founders who can be supported through YUVA Program.

Education and experience:

  • Minimum Graduate with 0-2 years of relevant experience
  • UG/PG/MBA Fresher from relevant stream
  • Have worked with incubators, accelerators, startups or have been entrepreneur by yourself (preferred)

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • Manage the day-to-day interaction with the institute partners, stakeholders, YUVA Community, startups, and team members.
  • Identify Potential Aspiring Young Student Startups to Create & Nurture, and make them entrepreneurial.
  • Identity Domain Mentors and other resources for students ideas.
  • YUVA Community Engagement in Colleges/Deshpande Startups
  • Coordinate reporting and documentation of executed meetings /programs/projects. Submitting periodic reports.
  • Manage projects to assure on-time delivery with quantity and quality to meet program success criteria.
  • Represent YUVA Program at events and speaking forums
  • Perform such other duties as required and appropriate to the objectives of this position, program, and the needs of the organization.

Key competency and skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • A basic technical understanding and affinity towards to technology and IT.
  • Capacity to formulate relevant questions to engage startups in meaningful way.
  • Entrepreneurial, creative thinking and problem solving mindset.
  • Ability to work with different departments of the organization at different levels.
  • Demonstrable and relevant marketing experience is preferable
  • Experience in running outreach campaigns and different promotional activities
  • Openness to learn and adapt to the ecosystem.
  • Respectful, Proactive, and accommodating.

We are located at

  Foundation For Sandboxstartup Initiatives, Next to International Airport, Gokul Road,
Opp. to Gokul Village, Hubballi, Karnataka, INDIA - 580030

Deshpande Startups


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