MIBA is looking to hire a Business Analysts (BA) to support the develop of a single source database mapping the entrepreneurial environment in Michigan. The position will entail managing a database of active participants such as: start-ups, incubators, funding sources, government and philanthropic support networks, university research centers and others that make up the Michigan entrepreneurial ecosystem. Once the database is populated, the BA will maintain accuracy of data and add information as needed while identifying trends as they occur.
The Primary Activities Of The BA Will Include
Identifying participants in the Michigan entrepreneurial ecosystem, develop and maintain regular communications with them. This will include participating in conferences, meetup groups, and networking events that might happen outside of standard business hours.
Document found information in a purpose-built database ensuring profiles are updated at least every 180 days.
Stay connected to the entrepreneurial ecosystem to identify, document and validate changes and activities.
Run queries on the data to identify activity and tends as they develop.
Skills And Experience
Strong communication/presentation skills including writing and speaking.
Ability to demonstrate industry domain knowledge and speak comfortably with professionals active in one or more of the following industries: Mobility/Autonomy, cyber security, health and medical, defense, AgTech and/or FinTech
Detail-oriented with strong analytical skills
Strong interest in tech start-ups, venture capital/private equity, and entrepreneurship programs
4+ years’ experience in tech related-position.
Bachelor’s degree (advantage)
Strong team player
The Michigan Israel Business Accelerator (MIBA) is a non-profit organization whose mission is focused on the stewardship and growth of the bi-lateral Michigan-Israel economic and business relationships. MIBA functions as the central repository of information regarding all the points of economic and business connection between Michigan and Israel and serve as the primary catalyst to leverage highest value from such relationships.