We uplift people and economies around the world through entrepreneurship.
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Who We Are
500 Global is a venture capital firm with $2.7B in assets under management that invests in founders building fast-growing technology companies. We focus on markets where technology, innovation, and capital can unlock long-term value and drive economic growth. We work closely with key stakeholders and advise governments and corporations on how best to support entrepreneurial ecosystems so startups can thrive.
500 Global has backed over 5,000 founders representing more than 2,600 companies operating in 81 countries. We have invested in 51 companies valued at over $1 billion and 140+ companies valued at over $100 million (including private, public, and exited companies). Our 140+ plus team members are located in more than 20 countries and bring experience as entrepreneurs, investors, and operators from some of the world’s leading technology companies.
What We Need
The Chief of Staff for 500 Latin America (“CoS”) will be working with the Firm’s Managing Partner based in Latin America to facilitate the execution of strategic priorities, through relationship building, communications, project management, and problem-solving,
This person will serve as the right hand to the Managing Partner for their most important priorities, including the day-to-day operations of various regions, business units, and special projects, working closely with the Product and Portfolio Value teams to help them lead cross-functional projects.
The CoS will act as a strategist, consultant, and implementer, to ensure streamlined activities across Latin America and globally. They will contribute to the long-term success of the Firm by focusing on scaling operational infrastructure, as well as our expansion into new markets and products by seamlessly moving between strategic and tactical roadmaps.
We work at an incredible pace, so this person will need to be a self-starter with excellent EQ, written, verbal, and visual communication skills, strong time management skills, uncanny attention to detail, the ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment, and above all, flexibility and discretion. This role may require non-standard working hours across multiple time zones and significant travel.
This position will be remote, although candidates already based in Mexico would be preferred for time zone coverage.
Who You Are
You share our passion for uplifting people and economies around the world through entrepreneurship. You thrive in entrepreneurial, creative, fast-paced environments managing multiple time zones and working with people around the world from different backgrounds and cultures. You have exceptional communication skills, organizational skills, keen attention to detail and a strong ability to manage relationships and projects, start-to-end. You gain energy from managing a wide variety of tasks and can change focus quickly as our industry and business needs change. You bring boundless positivity and energy to any workplace you work in.
What You Will Be Doing
Overall, the role is expected to be fluid and the candidate needs to be flexible, working alongside the shifting needs of the Firm. However, expected duties and responsibilities will include the following:
Education & Experience
This role is accepting candidates based in Mexico. You must have the right to live and work in the country where you are located.