Program Coordinator, Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship

Massachusetts, United States
29 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
06 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

PROGRAM COORDINATOR, MARTIN TRUST CENTER FOR MIT ENTREPRENEURSHIPSloan School of Management, to plan, organize, and execute programs and initiatives in support of the mission of the center. Will own the management and operations of a portfolio of the center’s most important and visible events and programs including its academic courses especially the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Track. These program include the t=0 festival of entrepreneurship, Silicon Valley Study Tour, and Entrepreneurship Speaker Series.  Will also collaborate with faculty, students, managing director, executive director and other staff to deliver programs designed to engage MIT students across the entire campus and help them become more effective entrepreneurs. 

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: a bachelor's degree; a minimum of three years’ experience in a related field, preferably academic coordination; excellent analytic, interpersonal, and written and verbal communication skills; good judgment and discretion with confidential information; strong computer and technical skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office Adobe Creative Suite, SAP, FileMaker Pro; and the ability to learn new programs quickly.  Must be able to demonstrate the ability to organize, prioritize and coordinate multiple projects simultaneously, and meet deadlines with minimal supervision; multitask effectively; work with multiple stakeholders concurrently; communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; learn quickly and follow processes effectively; improve current processes and design, implement, and document processes for new tasks; and work effectively in a fast-paced environment.  Job #16714-N

The ability to travel (domestically) for academic programs and events approximately two to three times per year is required.  Must also be willing to work nights and weekends as required for events, programs, or other special projects.


MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.