Driving Corporate Innovation
Are you looking for a way to apply your skills and have direct impact on the global startup ecosystem? Pioneers is one of Europe’s biggest and fastest-growing tech and entrepreneurship brands and is currently looking for a passionate, bright minded and forward thinking senior innovation consultant to join our Pioneers Discover Team.
We are a motivated, dynamic team of 34 people from 10 nations, enthusiastic about technology and innovation.
At Pioneers, we inspire, empower and create. Our purpose is to foster growth and innovation with a focus on deep tech. Since 2009, our diverse team has built an ecosystem, creating collaboration opportunities for tech innovators. We bring together startups, corporate executives, public sector innovators, and investors through digital solutions, consultancy services, events and investments to create a prosperous future.
Pioneers Discover is Pioneers' think tank unit which enables and supports the collaboration activities between well- established corporations and innovative startups. Pioneers Discover offers research products, open innovation program and advisory services. Our goal is to add value and foster innovation by enabling mutually beneficial corporate-startup collaborations and by rolling out startup ecosystem development programs on behalf of public sector institutions. What makes Pioneers Discover unique is the ability to explore different startup ecosystems and become an expert on the trends in various tech sectors.
You are our perfect match if you have a solid tech background and/or already gained some experience in working in a startup or founded your own business.
At least 3+ years of relevant work experience in project management and business development with regards to consulting
Background in business, economics and/or technology
Passion for the startup and entrepreneurship community
Sound understanding of company structures and processes
Extensive coordination, project management, proposal writing and presentation skills
Motivated, self-driven and inspired by tech and innovation
Acquisition, planning and execution of projects
Identify issues and form hypotheses and solutions
Design of project work plans, schedules and budgets
Preparation of business proposals and presentations
Execution of workshops (corporate-startup workshops, competitions, etc.)
Champion in internal coordination of resources
Lead and manage those within the team, including analysts
Communication with our stakeholders
Full time position based in the heart of Vienna, Austria. Welcoming work environment with a dynamic, highly motivated and international team. Well known brand with a huge network in the startup area. The minimum full time salary for this position starts at € 35.000,- before tax/year + variable compensation (attached to a revenue goal) and depends on the experience level.
We would love to hear from you! Interview process includes two on-site or Skype interviews with the team and the management board. To apply please click the button below and answer the questions and upload your CV.