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Harvard in Tech is Harvard University's official Alumni Group for technology. Our mission is to empower alumni founders, technologists, executives & entrepreneurs with the relationships and resources of the Harvard network.
Since 2013, we have hosted dozens of events for 1,000+ Harvard alumni and featured speakers like David Haber (Bond Street, Founder), Haley Barna (Birchbox, Founder), Alexandra Wilkis Wilson (Gilt, Founder), Lucy Deland (Paperless Post Founder) and Scott Belsky (Behance, Founder).
As an Operations Volunteer, you will be mentored by the organization's Executive Directors to create organizational best practices, assist with the non-profit incorporation process, and utilize new technologies to improve project management.
This volunteer position is a great opportunity for those interested in learning about entrepreneurship, developing a background in operating an organization, and building their network within the NYC tech scene. Successful volunteers will have strong organizational & analytical skills, great attention to detail, strong work ethic, strong communication skills, entrepreneurial spirit, and an ability to quickly learn new technologies.
Position: Harvard in Tech Operations Volunteer
Start Date: Immediately (Summer - Fall 2016)
Hours: 20 hours a week
Location: Midtown, New York (41st st & Broadway Ave)
Compensation: Unpaid; Available for Course Credit
Create organizational best practices
Assist with non-profit incorporation
Research & implement new project management technologies
Assist with event planning & logistics support
Excellent writing, research and interpersonal communication skills
Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, internet and e-mail
Ability to prioritize and handle a variety of assignments simultaneously
Excellent attention to detail
Self-starter and a quick learner
Responsible & prompt
Familiarity with HTML & CSS a plus
Basic design skills (Photoshop, Illustrator etc...) a plus