Startup & Investor Coordinator

Salary Competitive

Do you have a passion for startups, investments, or events? Then keep reading. Startup Norway is searching for more ambitious souls to support our projects in 2021. You will for 6 months be working with our: Startup Community Investor Community


About Startup Norway

Startup Norway is an independent impact organization started in 2011 by passionate entrepreneurs, wanting to create a stronger and more inclusive startup community. 

We work to support the founders of Norway by developing services for founders, investors and the extended startup support system to increase the know-how in Norway on how to build companies. We strive to influence, connect and educate the players of the startup scene, with the goal to make the environment for founders as smooth and supportive as it can possibly be. 

Startup Norway is a company of passionate people going the extra mile to reach excellence in their work. Join a company in growth, with a culture that supports the development and gives a lot of responsibility to high achievers. 


Startup Norway:

Our team(s) was at the end of 2018 approx 10 people and most of our new full-time hires have started with internships. In 2020 we count 15 full-time employees spread across the Startup Norway group of companies and projects. The team is international and diverse by nature, with English as the working language.

 

About the roles

You will support one or multiple of the business units.


- Work with the startup unit!

Help the upcoming generation of successful startups from Norway thrive in the community. In our startup division, you will work closely with the Startup Manager, network with many companies, get opportunities to promote our fundraising programs, events and help them the very best ones.


- Work with the investor unit!

Are you interested in early-stage investments and would like to be the frontrunner of investment knowledge and new opportunities? In our investment division, you will work closely with the head of investor activities. Here you will learn the language of early-stage investments and help the building more investors in the community.


Who would you like to work with, startups investors or perhaps both? Looking forward to seeing your application. For more info about the roles, send us an email


Qualifications:

  • Proven track record as an independent and responsible doer.

  • Great oral and written communicator in English. It is a plus if you speak Norwegian, but not required. 

  • Comfortable with a variety of responsibilities – you will be involved in multiple Startup Norway’s projects.

  • Personal motivation to be part of the Norwegian Startup community

  • You work for the mission, not for counting work-hours

  • Previous experience related to the startup ecosystem is a plus, but not required

  • Perks and Compensation

  • Valuable experience and exponential learning

  • Build your network of investors, entrepreneurs and community builders

  • Freedom under responsibility

  • Unexpected career opportunities (we move fast!)

  • It is a paid internship


Recruitment Process

We recommend you apply through this form: https://airtable.com/shrfAnBRXi3hGjCWD

Application Deadline: as soon as possible

Starting date: February - March 2020

For more information or questions please contact us at virginia@startupnorway.com

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Free office snacks
Free office snacks

Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Central office
Central office

Your local office is your anchor point, thus, we placed it centrally at your convenience.

Pet friendly
Pet friendly

Dogs, turtles or goldfish are welcome in the office as long as they want to cuddle every now and then.

Gamified office
Gamified office

If we’re not having fun, we’re doing it wrong. Join us for a game of ping pong, chess or Counter-Strike.

Working at
Startup Norway

Startup Norway is a private organization born in 2011 to support the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Norway. Startup Norway is a project-based organization, operating several projects and initiatives from Norway and the Nordics. Startup Norway’s three main initiatives are: - Angel Challenge, a training program on startup investments to bring more private capital into the startup community in Norway. - Startup Extreme, a startup tech event to connect the Norwegian startup ecosystem to the world. - Startup Campus, the center of education for entrepreneurs in Norway.

Read more about Startup Norway