Home Jobs in Jordan Jobs in Amman Program Director Jobs in Amman Program Director

Program Director


Posted on November 19, 2019

7 - 10 years Amman - Jordan

Any Graduation. Any Nationality

Easy Apply

Opening 01

Job Description

Email sent successfully.

Flat6Labs Amman Program Director oversees the process and the operations of Flat6Labs Amman startup accelerator program, designing and implementing an e ective business strategy to position the accelerator as a high-quality leading accelerator locally and internationally, help accelerate seed startups funded by Flat6Labs Jordan s Seed Fund, build relationships and establishing partnerships with local and international partners. The Program Director is also responsible for managing the program team, as well as handling the selection process of startups to be inducted into the accelerator program, besides following up with the startup teams progress and providing assistance to them when required.
Main Responsibilities:
• Develop, drive and implement the Flat6Labs Amman startup accelerator program.
• Establish e ective project management and monitoring mechanisms and ensure timely delivery of the accelerator cycles.
• Periodically report the accelerator program s progress to Flat6Labs Jordan General Manager and Flat6Labs Central team.
• Follow and perform Flat6Labs Acceleration Process and make sure it is well communicated to di erent team members.
• Submit each of accelerator program and cycle budgets for General Manager s review and approval.
• Identify the business objectives and goals in coordination with the General Manager, Flat6Labs Central Team, and ensure that they are well-executed.
• Report the status of the accelerator and startup companies to key stakeholders and ensure the reports are submitted on time.
• E ectively managing the program team, building a culture of team collaboration and ensuring they are well-oriented on Flat6Labs process.
• Strengthen engagement with local startup ecosystems, through building partnerships and identifying best channels to source entrepreneurs to apply to the accelerator program in coordination with the Marketing team.
• Coordinate and work closely with the Marketing team to ensure the startup accelerator program and its events are well advertised locally, in addition to promoting the program services, activities and applications to the biggest number of potential entrepreneurs.
• Establish relationships with peer organizations, government and corporates, identifying partnership and sponsorship opportunities when appropriate and work on developing a local perks program to o er free and discounted services to the startup accelerator s companies.
• Fully handle and coordinate the selection process of startups to be inducted into Flat6Labs Amman accelerator program cycles from application reviewing to filtration, interviews, shortlisting for bootcamps and final presentation to the Selection Committee.
• Conduct due diligence, negotiating and managing investment agreements with applicant startups when required.
• Oversee the training and mentorship programs provided to the startups and assist in recruiting high quality mentors, trainers and speakers for the program.
• Help set the goals and milestones for the accelerated startup companies and follow up on the progress with respective startup teams.
• Supervise the organization and logistics of the Demo Day event and assist in putting the invitee list and inviting di erent guests and potential investors.
• Work with the startup teams on structuring and perfecting their investor pitch and Demo Day s presentation.
• Arrange meetings and follow up on the progress of startups during the cycle lifetime and assist them in building their business plan and identifying business development opportunities.
• Nominate startups and identify the follow-on funding and investment-matching opportunities in coordination with the General Manager and investment team.
• At least 7 years of experience in entrepreneurship, technology and/or business management.
• Fluent in English and Arabic.
• Major in business/management studies.
• Strong project management and organizational skills.
• Proactive and highly organized, with strong time management and planning skills.
• Attention to detail and an ability to multitask.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Well-connected with the local business and investor community.
• Engaged in the local startup community and its activities.
• Get the chance to work with high potential for growth startups and bright entrepreneurs in the MENA region and from di erent countries around the world.
• Exposure to di erent local, regional and international investors and VCs.
• Engage in the buzzing startup community in the MENA region.
• Work in an environment supporting creativity and proactivity, and be a part of a small dynamic team.
• Competitive salary.
• Social and medical insurance.

Top Management / Senior Management


Program Director

Login To ApplyRegister & ApplyApply Without Registration


Disclaimer: Naukrigulf.com is only a platform to bring jobseekers & employers together. Applicants are advised to research the bonafides of the prospective employer independently. We do NOT endorse any requests for money payments and strictly advice against sharing personal or bank related information.We also recommend you visit Security Advice for more information. If you suspect any fraud or malpractice, email us at abuse@naukrigulf.com


View Contact Details


Name/ Designation:

Website https://apply.workable.com/flat6labs/j/6ED0F7D9B1/

Additional Information Required

Employer has requested some additional information along with your application for this job

Login to Naukrigulf

Continue using

All your activity will remain private