RW Ventures, LLC is a Chicago-based firm that specializes in market-based economic development. The firm assembles interdisciplinary teams of leading experts to devise targeted economic development strategies and enterprises at the sector, neighborhood, city and regional levels. Working with businesses, civic leadership groups, governments, community organizations and foundations, the firm seeks to bridge the gap between theory and practice, driving rigorous research from a practitioner perspective, and translating results into concrete programs. Examples include MetroEdge, the Center for Financial Services Innovation, the Urban Markets Initiative, MyHomeEQ and the Metropolitan Business Planning initiative. (For further information, see www.rw-ventures.com.)
We seek an innovative and motivated Associate with strong critical thinking and organizational skills to play an integral role in every aspect of the firm’s work, from research to product and strategy development to project management. The position provides the opportunity to learn and grow quickly, working with leading national experts on projects at the forefront of the economic development field.
Working closely with the rest of the team, the Associate will:
Compensation: Salary commensurate with experience. Generous benefits and bonus opportunities.
To Apply: Submit cover letter, résumé and writing sample to Sophie Cohen at email@example.com.