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Director of Operations/Veteran Future Lab

Director of Operations/Veteran Future Lab

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NYU Tandon School of Engineering (PE1001)

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Position Summary

The position will lead the Veterans Future lab, a program and space under the NYU Tandon Future Labs. The role will oversee all day to day operations including maintaining the space, recruiting the first round of companies into the space, and running the year long incubator program. The position will also manage the veterans entrepreneurship training program and the Makerspace events, as well as other tasks as they arise.


Required Education:
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance or related field

Preferred Education:
Master’s degree in Business, Finance or related field

Required Experience:
5-10 years of experience in business development/sales

Extensive experience effectively managing teams and supporting team members in achieving ambitious objectives

Knowledge of the startup lifecycle and support services for entrepreneurs

Familiarity with network of veteran services and understanding of key decision makers with prior relationships with key decision makers

Preferred Experience:
Prior service in the United States Armed Forces is a plus

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Proven ability to cultivate partnerships with diverse stakeholders

Outstanding problem-solving and project management skills

Excellent written and interpersonal skills

Strong attention to detail a must

Experience working in or with New York City and New York State government

Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Demonstrated commitment to working in a values-based culture and a collaborative work environment

Experience working comfortably with diverse populations

Additional Information

EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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