Capital Factory Program Coordinator in Austin, Texas
The Program Coordinator is responsible for organizing and executing a variety of programming at Capital Factory in coordination with our partners, members and accelerator companies. You manage the execution of internally produced and corporate partnered programming at Capital Factory including podcasts, panels, roundtables, pitch competitions, SXSW, summits, hackathons, roadshows, and future initiatives.
You will work collaboratively with the team selling corporate sponsorships and programming, and other teams at Capital Factory as necessary. Additionally, you will support the community in Austin, Dallas and Houston in order to help build programming and events in our spaces.
About Capital Factory
Capital Factory is the center of gravity for entrepreneurs in Texas, the number one startup state in the U.S. Last year more than 100,000 entrepreneurs, programmers and designers gathered day and night, in-person and online for meetups, classes and coworking. We meet the best entrepreneurs in Texas and introduce them to their first investors, employees, mentors and customers. According to Pitchbook, Capital Factory has been the most active investor in Texas since 2013.
You are passionate about building inclusive, informative and engaging programming
You are organized and detail-oriented; project management experience is a plus
You have experience planning and promoting large-scale events from start to finish; digital marketing experience is a plus
You plan ahead, but can be flexible if things change at the last minute
You are a problem solver. You know how to juggle the requests from multiple managers and thrive with independent execution.
You have experience navigating uncomfortable or sensitive conversations
You have excellent written and verbal communications skills
You are deeply ingrained in the Austin and Dallas tech communities
You’ll know you’re successful if…
Your programming is well-received by partners and members
You help increase the number of participants, mentors, founders, members and event attendees at Capital Factory
You are viewed as a programming expert in the community
You are a YES person who approaches challenges with curiosity.
15 days PTO, plus paid holidays including the week between Christmas Eve and New Year's Day
Personal health, vision and dental insurance
Downtown parking and Omni Center Gym Membership
Short Term Disability Insurance
Coworking membership at Capital Factory