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Job: RAIN Venture Catalyst - Supporting Linn & Benton Counties

Are you an entrepreneur who enjoys starting new things, being a part of something important and making an impact in your community? Do you get excited about the idea of helping other entrepreneurs pursue their dreams? Have you ever been called a “connector” because you enjoy referring people to resources to help them advance and grow?And are you intrigued by helping to create an entrepreneurial culture in the Linn-Benton county region?

If you can answer yes to these questions RAIN wants to meet with you! RAIN (Regional Accelerator & Innovation Network) is hiring a Venture Catalyst to help catalyze entrepreneurial efforts in the Linn and Benton counties. This person will work very closely with RAIN’s Executive Director and Venture Catalysts (remote team) to continue to build upon the entrepreneurial ecosystem building in RAIN’s 4-County region (Lane, Linn, Benton & Lincoln counties).

Position: 12-month contracted position as “Venture Catalyst” (VC) for Regional Accelerator and Innovation Network (RAIN): www.oregonrain.org (Note: This is a remote position requiring the Venture Catalyst to spend time in the communities mentioned below, interacting with entrepreneurs, innovators, city and community partners, other supporters and service providers.)

Regional Focus: Linn and Benton Counties – with emphasis on the “8 City Collaborative” — Lebanon, Monroe, Philomath, Halsey, Sweet Home, Harrisburg, Brownsville and Adair Village

For full job announcement and application information, CLICK HERE.