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 is a project-based organization, operating several projects and initiatives from Norway and the Nordics. Startup Norway’s three main initiatives are:
Angel Challenge: Educates investors and startups about early-stage investments. Organizing 10-15 programs investor or startup program in 2020. Read more at angelchallenge.com
Startup Campus: 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
Startup Extreme: Where the world meets the Norwegian Startup scene. The coolest startup festival in partnership with Ekstremsportveko @VOSS. Read more at startupextreme.co
About the internship:
We are looking for an ambitious program coordinator to join the Startup Norway program division in Oslo to help delivery with excellence our programs planned for the Fall of 2020. This also includes working with the startups taking part in our programs as well as building relationships with Norwegian and Nordic investors, corporates and community.
Key responsibilities include:
Develop a project plan, key milestones, budgets, program materials and overall coordinator for the programs you will be leading
Contribution to all aspects of participants and mentors recruitment from developing marketing materials, booking speakers, selecting the program participants to webinars and other marketing strategies to reach the goals.
Manage communications with the program partners and sponsors and deliver a program report after every program termination.
Coordinate bookings and communications with program service providers and vendors such as venue, catering, event coordinators.
Helping with building more efficient operation processes within the program team.
Meeting and networking with exceptional entrepreneurs, investors, community and attending various events
A team player that can interact with a lot of different people — you will interact with entrepreneurs, team members and other relevant people in multiple regions
Curious and open-minded - You will face new topics and trends every day, likely in areas you’ve never heard of before
Proven track record as an independent and responsible doer - you will be awarded with a lot of responsibilities from day one
Comfortable with a variety of responsibilities – you will be involved in multiple Startup Norway’s projects.
Excellent communication skills in English - it is a plus if you speak Norwegian but is not required
Previous startup and/or startup ecosystem experience is a plus
Apply as soon as you can as we will start interviewing as soon as possible.
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.