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Join our Team

Startup Tucson is growing! 

About Startup Tucson 

Startup Tucson is a nonprofit working to transform our region’s economy through entrepreneurship and innovation. We are a lean organization, tackling grand and audacious ambitions with energy, creativity, and passion. Join us! 

 

We dream big, aim high, and enjoy our work because what we are doing is so critical for our community. We value high-quality work, a can-do attitude, and strong interpersonal communication. 

Startup Tucson is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. 

Located in Arizona FORGE at Roy Place:  
44 N Stone Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701
Current Opportunities
Program manager - CLOSED

For this role, we are looking for an experienced Program Manager to organize and coordinate multiple Startup Tucson educational programs. The goal is to ensure that all programs deliver the desirable outcome and best serve our entrepreneurial community. The Program Manager will work directly with multiple types and stages of entrepreneurs to help guide them in their process to launch a business using the tools and curriculum developed by Startup Tucson. They will also help to develop additional tools and programs to meet unserved needs, including the drafting of future grant and fundraising proposals. This is a full-time salaried, in-person position. 

Office & Events Assistant - CLOSED

For this role, we are seeking a part-time Office and Events Assistant to support our organization serving entrepreneurs and meeting its goals. You will excel in this role if you are detail oriented, thorough, organized, and great at anticipating and addressing problems in real time. This role is composed of two parts: Office and Team Assistance and Event Support. This is a part-time, in-person hourly position. 

Open-Ended Posting

 

Our team's needs are growing faster than ever with new programs and funding sources and we are looking to hire across the board. We are on the lookout for people that are excited by our mission and vision and eager to serve entrepreneurs and contribute to the innovation ecosystem. We can often be open to flexible arrangements with part-time, full-time, seasonal, and potential contract options available for a candidates that are the right fit to meet our entrepreneur and program needs. 

Startup Tucson is often seeking people with the following areas of interest/expertise:​

  • Entrepreneurial support and program management experience in the following areas

    • E-Commerce

    • Product development

    • Access to Capital including alternative sources

    • Investor training

    • Marketing 

  • Mentorship and teaching support for the same categories as above​

  • Corporate sponsorships and development support

  • Event and facilities management

  • Organizational marketing support

 

If you've ever thought of working with entrepreneurs or that Startup Tucson might be a good fit for you and you have an interest in the types of positions listed above, we encourage you to reach out with this open-ended posting and check back soon for current job postings.

How to Respond

Please introduce yourself in an email to liz@startuptucson.com. Make sure to include the type of position you’d like to be considered for (role and schedule), why you are interested in a position at Startup Tucson and why you'd be a good fit, including your resume. We’ll respond quickly to let you know if there’s a possibility for you to work with us.