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.
HEALTH COMMUNITY OFFICER , Solve , to play a key role in developing, growing, and engaging the Solve community of private, public, nonprofit, and academic leaders and the social entrepreneurs--Solver teams--Solve supports. Will also help create a community of diverse, cross-sector leaders relevant to health (including access, quality, and affordability) and the technologies that enable improvements in those areas; and engage startups and entrepreneurs and support them through incubation, mentorship, and partnership brokering. Responsibilities include researching and developing relationships with diverse, cross-sector, cross-geography leaders in the health space and converting them into Health Community members; brokering partnerships between Solver teams and Solve community leaders to create collaborations that advance the growth of selected solutions; working with other teams across Solve on planning and executing events that bring together the community in person and virtually to support Solver teams and solve the challenges; sourcing potential sponsors and partners; participating in facilitating human-centered design thinking workshops and other Solve activities in person and virtually; promoting new and existing Solve challenges across the Solve community and beyond; and maintaining and updating customer relations management databases.
Job Requirements REQUIRED : bachelor's degree in area relevant to Solve's work; at least three years' related experience, including at least one managing relationships and partnerships; flexibility; and highly developed organizational skills. Must be able to prioritize, juggle multiple projects simultaneously, and meet deadlines; take initiative and anticipate needs; and work independently in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment. PREFERRED : master's degree, experience in a social and/or environmental impact organization, experience in sales or nonprofit development, and project management training or experience. Job #18586-7
Internal Number: 18586
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