Tribe Tampere is looking for a COO to join our Tribe! We are a nonprofit community driven entrepreneurial association. Our goal is to unite the start up and entrepreneurial scene in Tampere and create growth in the ecosystem through collaboration between communities.
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
We seek an ambitious startup-minded doer to join our team as our first Chief Operating Officer (COO). Our organisation is growing, and we are looking for a strategic, process minded individual who will be able to guide our diverse team to achieve Tribe’s vision. The COO will focus on organisational development, high level strategic thinking and planning, strengthening our partnerships and increasing fund raising efforts. The role is brand new, so the chosen candidate will have a chance to develop the role further with the Tribe Tampere Team.
Tribe Tampere Team
Together with the COO, The Tribe Tampere team will consist of four part-time employees; Community Lead, Marketing Lead and two Project Coordinators. In addition to employees, we have active community builders and interns, who form the operational team of Tribe Tampere.
Visioning and Strategy
Working in partnership with the team and the board to create a 3-year strategic plan
Ability to convey our vision to all our partners and community members
Guiding the overall operations of Tribe Tampere to be in line with the strategic plan
Working with fellow team members to create and achieve performance goals
Support individual employees professional learning and growth
Forming and and leading a partnership/sales team to generate new revenue streams
Being responsible for annual reports, financial reports and grant applications
Planning the annual budget together with the treasurer
The ideal candidate has:
Local entrepreneur-ecosystem knowledge
Leadership and team building skills
Excellent interpersonal skills: ability to communicate, interact and work with different individuals and teams
Fluency in written and spoken English
University background with a suitable degree
Willingness and initiative to develop the role further
The position is part-time 30h/week, starting 1 February 2021. The duration of the position is six months with the opportunity for continuation, and a salary of 1800€/ month.
The Start-up Spirit
This position requires a strong passion to work with the startup community, so the entrepreneurial attitude is a must-have. If something has to be done, it has to be done, no matter of time expected to be consumed at the given moment. You will excel in this role if you have a lot of self-initiative, with the capability and willingness to work as a part of a larger team.
What can we offer?
While working for Tribe Tampere, you will be in the middle of one of the fastest-growing, innovative and transparent startup ecosystems in the Nordics! You will be a part of the newly opened start-up house Platform6, and get to work in the heart of the Tampere startup scene. Your colleagues will be other passionate start-up minded people and you will also get the chance to meet other awesome entrepreneurial characters from all over the world.
Tribe Tampere is all about collaboration, and it is committed to making Tampere entrepreneurial communities and startup companies shine. This is your chance of a lifetime to be an integral part of a truly amazing change which will affect both Tampere and your life for years to follow!
Please send a cover letter and CV latest 13.1.2021 via the Hub. If you have any questions to us, you can reach out via Michelle.Goh [at] tribetampere.com
You may also reach her at +358 45 272 0771 during the following times:
We will start reviewing applications as they arrive and aim to conduct interviews with suitable candidates during 18.-22.1.2021.
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.
Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.
Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.
We want to take you from good to great.
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.