Business & Analytics Fellowship (C4Q Ventures)

C4Q Ventures is a for-profit entity working to create the spaces, structures, and systems that support Queens to be a premier destination for NYC’s tech, advanced manufacturing, creative, and cultural communities. We are working to create a physical home bringing all of these sectors together through working, creating, and living together.

C4Q Ventures is partnered with Coalition for Queens, a nonprofit that fosters a tech entrepreneurial ecosystem to spur economic development and opportunity in Queens, NY, the world’s most diverse community. We achieve our goals through a combination of tech education, advocacy, and events. Coalition for Queens believes that everyone should have an opportunity to pursue a career in technology and become an entrepreneur.

The Position
Location: Long Island City, NY
Department: Partnerships
Type: Full-Time or Part-Time, Spring or Summer
Min. Experience: Passion for Tech, Fundraising & Development
Compensation: Unpaid or for credit

We are looking for dedicated and able candidates that can provide analytical and creative brainpower to support the following areas:

  • Business development and partnerships
  • Modeling, particularly around real estate and earned income strategies
  • Space planning
  • Communications

This position requires a candidate with a background in business and the built environment, who is detail-oriented, proactive, focused, and has strong project management skills. You will be working directly with C4Q Venture’s Managing Director as well as the two co-founders. You will be getting firsthand experience in the building of a new and exciting organization as well as the structures, strategy, and partnerships that make it happen – all while shaping the future of New York’s Tech industry.


Responsibilities

  • Modeling and analytics
  • Decks and partnership strategy, as well as potential tenant solicitation
  • Planning and coordination of meetings and events
  • All-around business support and execution


The Ideal Candidate

You are a passionate, resourceful individual who is compelled by impactful work. As part of a small but growing team, you will be expected to think across many disciplines and be open to both collaboration and critique. You should be meticulous, organized, and self-motivated. A background in software development or technology is helpful, but not necessary. Above all, we value the ability and willingness to hustle to do things well and do things right.    

 

Qualifications

  • Candidates must have:
  • Proficiency in MS Office, particularly Excel
  • Strong skills in general business communications tools (Gmail, calendar, etc)
  • Real estate/urban planning, business and/or finance background
  • Strong interpersonal & communication skills
  • Highly attentive to detail, organized, and thorough

Pluses

  • Knowledge of tech industry in Queens
  • Familiarity and/or background in computer science and web development
  • Experience working with a nonprofit
     

Who We Are

Coalition for Queens fosters the Queens tech ecosystem to increase economic opportunity and to transform the world's most diverse community into a leading hub of innovation and entrepreneurship. We are a 501(c)3 tax-exempt nonprofit that aims to create a tech community that is reflective of our society, with individuals from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences.

 

Interested?

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter via our form:

 
C4Q works with leading business and philanthropic organizations to build an innovative, inclusive, and diverse Queens tech community.