In a Nutshell

AustrianStartups is in search of a Project Manager for Entrepreneurship Education to help us bring entrepreneurship into Austria’s education sector. As part of the leadership team of AustrianStartups, you will work closely with our board, the CEO, and the leadership team. The ideal candidate has a strong background in project and multi-stakeholder management and enjoys an organized hands-on way of working.

 

Who we are

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 6 years, we have inspired more than 160,000 people across our communication channels, connected more than 15,000 event visitors 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!

 

What you will be doing

  • Lead the AS Entrepreneurship Week team and steer the organization of Austria’s biggest countrywide entrepreneurship program in schools
  • Communicate and coordinate with all partners of the Entrepreneurship Week (trainers, experts, project partners, and funders)
  • Further develop & coordinate our Entrepreneurial Leadership Program
  • Develop additional strategies for fostering entrepreneurship in the education sector
  • Work closely with our board & other team leads

 

What we are looking for

  • Outgoing and open-minded personality with a passion for entrepreneurship and startups
  • Experience in project management and/or in the education sector
  • Structured way of working & a hands-on attitude
  • Strong communication skills & a healthy level of confidence
  • Willingness to learn & take over responsibility quickly
  • Fluency in English & German

 

Why you should apply

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 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.

 

Hard facts

  • Position: 30h-40h/week
  • Salary: Monthly gross salary of 2.400€ (Full-time)
  • Working Location: Impact Hub Vienna in the 7th district, The Student Hotel in the 2nd district (home office possible)
  • Starting Date: September/October/November 2021

 

Interested?

Awesome! Apply here by uploading your CV and letter of motivation, convincing us why you are the right candidate. If you have any questions, please contact us at hannah.wundsam@austrianstartups.com.

 

Join a winning team

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.

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