Employer: Startup Norway
Job Title: Startup & Investor Intern
Deadline to apply: 25.02.2020
Form of employment: 5 Months paid internship role
Start time: Feb / March 2020
Where: Oslo - 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 is a project-based organization, operating several projects and initiatives from Norway and the Nordics. Startup Norway’s three main initiatives are:
Where the world meets the Norwegian Startup scene. The coolest startup festival in partnership with Ekstremsportveko @VOSS. Read more at startupextreme.co
Educates investors and startups about early-stage investments. Organizing 10-15 programs investor or startup program in 2020. Read more at angelchallenge.com
The entrepreneurial playground, coworking and event space in the middle of Oslo center. This is our 2500m^2 home, where we sit together with startups, investors, and friends from the greater startup ecosystem. Read more at startupcampus.no
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.
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, ask.
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
Application Deadline: 25th February 2020
Starting date: February / March 2020
PS: We value ambition and diversity highly, and would like to state that you don’t need to check all of the boxes to be able to apply :)
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.
Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.
Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.
Your local office is your anchor point, thus, we placed it centrally at your convenience.
Dogs, turtles or goldfish are welcome in the office as long as they want to cuddle every now and then.
If we’re not having fun, we’re doing it wrong. Join us for a game of ping pong, chess or Counter-Strike.