LaunchBox Ambassador Intern

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Vice President of Research


Happy Valley LaunchBox powered by PNC Bank is seeking to hire an intern for Summer 2018 to assist with a variety of administrative and support tasks. The LaunchBox Ambassador reports to the LaunchBox Facility Director and the Program Director. Interns are also invited to sit in on Accelerator bootcamp sessions. Duties include: greeting visitors, identifying their needs and motivations for visiting LaunchBox; working on various projects to support LaunchBox startups such as identifying startup resources and updating an online resource site; making introductions to appropriate LaunchBox resources; supporting in event planning and execution (spatial design, correspondence, logistics etc.); assisting with daily operations including scheduling, room setup/tear down, creating and sending communications to accelerator teams and resident support staff; entering and updating contacts in Salesforce; managing Mailchimp eNewsletter distribution. The ideal candidate is someone who is a self-starter, comfortable with making connections with new people and building rapport, experienced with entrepreneurship or startup culture, curious and willing to learn from others, detail- and process- oriented, excellent at written and verbal communications and able to set and meet deadlines.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088