Program Associate

We are looking for an organized, detail-oriented and highly motivated self-starter with exceptional writing and communication skills. The Program Associate will work directly with IH2O’s program participants and partners and manage an evolving portfolio of projects. The role will support IH2O’s business development activities, marketing, operations and program evaluation process.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Programming

  • Lead IH2O’s efforts to find the most innovative entrepreneurs and policy leaders in water 
  • Conduct market polling and analysis to inform the design of future IH2O programs 
  • Maintain IH2O’s impact database tracking important program metrics and the growth of IH2O’s alumni 
  • Engage partnering corporations and utilities participating in IH2O’s Beta Partners Program 
  • Execute program operations ensuring IH2O’s continued leadership in the water innovation sector

Marketing

  • Position IH2O as a leading resource for water innovation stories and insight 
  • Build IH2O’s global ecosystem for water innovation and entrepreneurship 
  • Coordinate the expansion of IH2O’s marketing program and strategy

Business Development 

  • Develop and maintain IH2O’s grant materials and submissions 
  • Help manage a pipeline of potential partners and supporters

 

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will demonstrate, through training and experience, strong customer service, administrative skills, and a willingness to accept and take on new challenges. Candidates must have a degree in a related field and demonstrate an interest in water innovation and flexibility to work in a fast-paced entrepreneurial (or lean team) environment. Prior professional experience (2yrs) is preferred.

Qualified applicants must be self-directed, well organized, and focused yet flexible when faced with constantly changing priorities. The ideal candidates will demonstrate attention to detail, initiative, flexibility, and an ability to juggle multiple priorities successfully.

This is a full-time position. Salary is commensurate with experience. Full benefits include medical, dental, vision and life insurance, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave. The position is located in downtown San Francisco.

 

Instructions

Send a resume and short essay to jobs@imagineh2o.org. We ask that you title your resume as “Name_Resume_IH2O-Associate” and essay as “Name_Essay_IH2O-Associate” Please include your LinkedIn profile.

In your essay, please answer this question in 300 words or less: Describe a professional achievement you are particularly proud of and why.

 

This position is available immediately. Or until the position is filled.

 

Imagine H2O 2017 Summer Internship

We are looking for an organized, detail-oriented and highly motivated self-starter with a passion for supporting water innovation and entrepreneurship. The Summer Associate will primarily support IH2O’s accelerator program in preparation for the 2018 cycle. Additional tasks will include communications, project management and research.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Programming & Business Development

  • Conduct market research to identify promising water technology startups for IH2O’s 2018 accelerator program
  • Support the development of a comprehensive outreach strategy for potential candidates, including webinars and collateral
  • Develop internal database and manage tracking of 2018 pipeline

Project Management

  • Provide administrative support for the development and implementation of upcoming IH2O water innovation programming, including webinars and trade fairs

Communications and Research

  • Contribute to IH2O’s blog and website management
  • Manage IH2O’s social media platforms
  • Conduct research in support of IH2O strategic initiatives on topics related to global water innovation and entrepreneurship

 

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will demonstrate strong customer service, administrative skills, and a willingness to accept and take on new challenges. Candidates must be a fourth year undergraduate or recent graduate and demonstrate flexibility to work in a fast-paced entrepreneurial (or lean team) environment.

Qualified applicants must be self-directed, well organized, and focused yet flexible when faced with constantly changing priorities. The ideal candidates will demonstrate attention to detail, initiative, flexibility, and an ability to juggle multiple priorities successfully.

The position is located in downtown San Francisco and the timeframe is June - August 2017.

 

Instructions

Send a resume and short essay to jobs@imagineh2o.org. We ask that you title your resume as “Name_Resume_IH2O-SummerIntern17” and essay as “Name_Essay_IH2O-SummerIntern17”. In your essay, please answer this question in 300 words or less: Describe why water innovation matters to you?

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.