AustrianStartups is in search of a COO to help us accelerate growth, develop new projects and products and professionalise our internal processes. This is an incredibly exciting role, with lots of opportunities to learn, get your hands dirty, and take on responsibility from day 1. You will work closely with our CEO, our leadership team and the board of AustrianStartups to shape our strategy for the future and optimize organizational structures accordingly. The ideal candidate has a background in the Austrian startup scene and combines a hands-on mentality with a structured and result-driven management approach.
AustrianStartups is the leading non-profit platform and think tank for startups and innovative entrepreneurship in Austria. Together with our 30,000 supporters, we are working towards a brighter entrepreneurial future in Austria. Over the past 8 years, we have inspired more than 160,000 people across our communication channels, connected more than 15,000 event visitors, started Austria’s biggest entrepreneurship project for schools with the Youth Entrepreneurship Week and published Austria’s largest startup study – the Austrian Startup Monitor. With your help, we aim to change Austria’s entrepreneurial culture sustainably and for the better!
You will own 3 main areas of responsibility: project management, think tank and operations:
With us you will dive into the heart of the Austrian startup ecosystem and constantly be exposed to new technologies and individuals who have a lasting impact. You will play a leading role in the advancement of AustrianStartups, while collaborating with a diverse core team and volunteers all over Austria. We work hard, but we also craft moments that allow our team to pause, create, and connect – or in other words: We encourage you to bring your whole self to work and you will become part of our truly special family and get to participate in our super cool team activities (like going for boat trips).
Awesome! Apply here until October 10 by uploading your CV and personal pitch, convincing us why you are the right candidate. If you have any questions, please contact us at email@example.com.
Without our team, pushing our agenda for innovation and entrepreneurship in Austria would be impossible, and we always on the hunt for talented individuals wishing to lend a hand and help us push our.