Are you interested in joining one of the world's leading equity crowdfunding platforms?
SeedInvest is seeking a Talent Acquisition Intern to join our team in New York City who can help build our rapidly growing company. SeedInvest streamlines fundraising in order to help entrepreneurs spend less time fundraising and more time building their businesses. We've funded over $50M into more than 60 awesome companies including Knightscope, Firefly Space Systems, Virtuix, Snapcard, DSTLD, and ChargeItSpot.
SeedInvest has been featured in leading publications such as Forbes, Fortune, WSJ, CNN Money, The New York Times, Entrepreneur, Inc., TechCrunch, Mashable, and VentureBeat. We were recently featured in Mad Money as well as other news outlets and you can see the clip here (as a part of that we got some sweet stock footage on our team and office which you can see here).
This is a unique opportunity to help source and analyze the top tech, startup and venture capital talent in the marketplace. We are looking for someone entrepreneurial who is hungry and looking to learn about startups and venture capital - and the magic that makes it all work. Awesome people. This is a non-paid internship and is an educational program to help people transition into and learn about the startup and venture capital ecosystem.
What we value in you:
Strong initiative and a desire to work hard in a startup environment
Extraordinary communication skills
Superhuman people skills- emotional intelligence is one of your spikes (and you live for people)
Passionate about startups and equity crowdfunding
Comfortable and effective on the telephone and in Excel
Detail oriented to an insane degree - we love people who obsess over getting it right
Healthy interest in working on bringing incredible startup ideas to life (we have funded over 220K ideas!)
Be passionate about your work
Find the best talent to join a high growth startup in venture capital
Grow our pipeline of prospects who would be a great fit for our culture
Perform initial screening on candidates for quality and fit
Assist the Talent team with market and competitive employment landscape research to stay relevant to our candidates
Working towards a BA/BS at a school in the proximity of NYC
Capable of being in the office daily from 10am-6pm on weekdays (at least three days a week; with some remote options for some days available)
Must be high energy, outgoing and capable of reviewing hundreds of people
Strong interest in entrepreneurship / startups
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
You’re a geek about psychology and what makes people tick
Experience reviewing resumes, candidate sourcing, and creativity in outreach
Worked in or with startups previously
SeedInvest is a well-funded, leading equity crowdfunding platform that connects accredited investors to high-quality startups. SeedInvest provides investors with insider access to highly vetted startup investment opportunities and makes investing in startups as easy as buying a share of stock. Since launching in 2013, SeedInvest has attracted thousands of investors who are collectively looking to invest over $500 million in startups.