Sage Corps
Country : China
  • Part-time
  • Temporary
  • Contract

Country Manager - Shenzen (interviews week of Jan 22)

Sage Corps is a global entrepreneurship program that sends top university students and young professionals ("Fellows") to work with entrepreneurs at foreign tech startups for 8-12 weeks. All startups are affiliated with a local business accelerator/co-working space, with whom Sage Corps partners. Past Fellows made incredible contributions to their companies, whether it was developing a web/mobile platform or market entry strategy for a startup.

In addition to the work experience, Fellows also attend tech conferences, networking events, investor pitches/demo days, and a speaker series held at bigger companies. Finally, Fellows connect with the  Sage Network -- a successful business leader in the United States who provides career advice and potential job contacts/opportunities.

Responsibilities

Sage Corps Shenzhen City Manager

Responsibilities

Are you part of the startup ecosystem in Shenhzen? Do you want to join an elite global community of top university students, startups, and business leaders who are passionate about entrepreneurship? Join us.

Sage Corps is seeking country managers for its Shenzhen summer program. This part-time position will require only a few hours of work per week between May-August, with some ramp-up work in advance and an opportunity to grow into year-round work.

Responsibilities include:

  • act as local contact for a cohort of top U.S. university students who will spend 8-12 weeks working for startups in Shenzhen
  • act as liaison between Sage Corps and local host incubator/accelerator, host startups, and then local professional contacts in the startup ecosystem (entrepreneurs, angel and VC investors, influencers/connectors, corporations)
  • commission-based sales opportunity to source sponsorships from local entities interested in supporting Sage Corps' program
  • curate and develop a calendar of events for Sage Corps Fellows to attend while in-country (can leverage local startup event opportunities)
  • other relevant networking opportunities

 

 

 

Requirements

Requirements

  • Fluent English and Mandarin speaker
  • At least two years of post-graduate professional work experience (MBA students or graduate students may apply)
  • strong knowledge/experience in startup ecosystem in Shenzhen
  • enjoys working with and mentoring university students
  • enthusiastic, outgoing
  • strong public speaking skills
  • strong organizational skills
  • experience leading groups, organizing events

Salary

4000 - 5500 CNY

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