At Larta Institute, we’re on a mission to foster science and technology innovation for a sustainable planet. Our work revolves around accelerating entrepreneurship and innovation to address pressing global issues in environment, food, education, energy, and healthcare. Established in 1993 as the Los Angeles Regional Technology Alliance (LARTA), we’ve evolved to become the trusted national partner for leading federal government agencies such as DARPA, NIH, DOE, NSF, NIST, NOAA, and USDA. Our innovation platform and ecosystem have propelled 6,875 startups to success, with our alumni raising a staggering $7 billion in funding. Learn more at larta.org.
As a Program Manager, you’ll play a pivotal role in driving and managing our initiatives and programs aimed at fostering innovation with a strong focus on creating positive impact, in alignment with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. Our diverse range of programs, including Venture Fellows, Heal.LA, and Larta Ventures, develop and support solutions that address pressing global challenges while championing sustainable business practices. Your responsibilities will extend to bridging the gap between innovative ideas and real-world impact, guiding program participants through their innovation journeys, and nurturing the growth of socially and environmentally responsible solutions. Your disciplined program management, stakeholder engagement, ecosystem-building, and human-centered design thinking skills will be instrumental in achieving, measuring, and reporting goals. Given our ongoing launch of new impact-centric initiatives, this role demands creativity, adaptability, resilience, and innovation to navigate rapid evolution and changes successfully.
Larta is deeply committed to nurturing a pipeline of entrepreneurs developing solutions on environment and climate concerns, including energy, food, ocean and coastal health and healthcare. By joining our team, you will actively contribute to our mission of advancing these innovative and sustainable solutions.
Together, let’s feed, fuel, and heal the world.
Employment Status: Exempt
Salary: $80,000 – $90,000
Location: Hybrid, part-time office attendance in Los Angeles, CA
How to Apply
Complete an application, including providing a resume and cover letter here