(POSITION TAKEN) - Head of Malmö Startups

 

Company description

Malmö Startups is a grassroots organization leading the growth of the startupcommunity in southern Sweden. They serve as the entry point for international investors and help connect and inform the startup community through hosting twenty to forty events per year.

Job Description

We are preparing to launch Malmö Startups 2.0, which will send us on a mission to redefine what southern Sweden’s startup community can be. We want you to help us be more creative, more versatile, and more effective as a community builder and ecosystem partner. 

The Malmö startup community received over $112m in investments last year, the 5th most investment in the Nordics, after the four capital cities. Malmö was ranked as the 2nd most attractive city in Sweden for tech talent, and is ranked the world’s 4th most inventive city by Forbes. Those numbers are great and we want to make them even better. 

The future of Malmö Startups includes working more across the entire southern region, meaning we will be strengthening our collaborations in cities like Lund, Helsingborg and Copenhagen. We need you to help us build these bridges through community outreach with startups across the region. 

Ideally, you have worked for a startup and are knowledgeable in how startups run. You are motivated by people, would enjoy meeting hundreds of startups per year, and are or can learn to be comfortable speaking on stage. You are a fast learner, dependable and detail-oriented.

Fluency in English is vital to your success in this position, knowledge of another language is not necessary but doesn’t hurt.

We hope you will join us on our mission to build a dynamic, vibrant startup community in the south ofSweden. You will be working as part of a small, tight-nit team and will have a strong support system in the form of our Board. We offer you creative freedom, responsibility, and the opportunity to meet and work with some of the most passionate people around.

If you’re interested in joining us on our mission, please apply herehttp://www.malmostartups.com/head-of-malmo-startups/