Business & Growth Associate, ARM Labs

December 20, 2022

Job Description

  • Lagos

Asset & Resource Management (ARM) - Techstars

Techstars – Our Partner, Asset & Resource Management (ARM) was established in 1994, and is a leading Nigerian diversified and integrated asset management group firm that offers wealth creation solutions and opportunities through a unique blend of traditional asset management and alternative investment services to retail, high net worth and institutional investors. ARM Labs is ARM’s fintech support program designed to facilitate and encourage innovative growth in the financial services industry. ARM currently manages total assets of approximately N1.6 trillion (as of December 2021).
They are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title:  Business & Growth Associate, ARM Labs
Location: Victoria Island, Lagos
Employment Type: Contract
Contract Duration: Mid January 2023 – March 31st 2023
Role Summary

The ARM Labs Lagos Techstars Accelerator is one of the 54 Accelerator programs Techstars operates around the globe, and the inaugural onground program for the African Continent.
We are looking for a Lagos-based associate to manage social media and comms for the Lagos program
ARM Labs Lagos Techstars Accelerator Program is a partnership between Techstars – a global investment business that provides access to capital, one-on-one mentorship, and customized programming for early-stage entrepreneurs; and ARM Labs – a Lagos-based innovation program.
This new accelerator program focuses on investing in early-stage fintech and proptech companies based in Africa. 
As an Associate, you will help build the next amazing batch of startups, as they grow from early stage to venture-backed companies. From entrepreneurs to investors, to mentors, your network is about to explode.
You will have the opportunity to sit in on mentor meetings – get to know the best entrepreneurs and investors in the city, up close and personally.
You will also have access to full involvement in Techstars events with the founders, investors and the local community.
It’s your chance to get amazing experience, broaden your network in ways you could never imagine, and get exposure to some of the greatest up-and-coming companies and teams in the country.
Historically, most Associates end up being employed by one of the teams or by someone they met during the accelerator program. Many also go on to build their own companies.

Role Responsibilities

As an Associate, you'll work with the startups to create financial models, conduct research, and develop and execute plans to drive lead generation and sales opportunities.


BA in Business, Finance, Sales, Marketing, Computer Science, Law
3+ years of experience in a fast-paced environment, with relevant professional experience (management consulting, PE/VC, financial modelling, growth hacking, lead generation, etc.)
Demonstrated interest in technology, startups, entrepreneurship, venture capital, etc.
Be a problem solver and effective communicator
Ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines
A high degree of drive, energy, accountability, and initiative
Understands Techstars’ vision, direction and support of overall organization objectives
Fits the Techstars’ culture (#givefirst, Entrepreneurial Inclination, High Quality and Network Focused)
Available full-time and in person for a temporary position (2 months, starting in mid-January).

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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