09 Jul, 2024

Startup Advisor (m/f) - Fixed-term contract (1 year)

  • Luxembourg-City Incubator
  • 9 Rue du Laboratoire, Luxembourg
Full time (fixed-term contract) Operations / Support

Job Description

Responsibilities: 

If you are looking for an opportunity to take on an exciting role and think you can compensate for the weaknesses startups might have?

The Luxembourg City incubator is looking for a Startup Advisor, where you will be in charge of: 

  • Attract and onboard innovative startups
  • Contribute to the development, design, and implementation of an incubation program
  • Facilitate the assigned incubation program
  • Providing expertise to startups through high-quality coaching and advisory support by digging into their needs.
  • Assess the viability of startup business models.
  • Guide startups through their business planning, financial forecasting, and fundraising activity in order to contribute to their development
  • Develop and maintain close relationships with the key stakeholders of the startup ecosystem.

 

Person specification and Required skills:

The successful candidate will need to:

  • Have some startup experience through previous employments or setting up and developing your own startup (+1 year)
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree in Engineering, IT, Entrepreneurship, Business, Finance, Economics or similar
  • Will be comfortable in a dynamic, fast-changing environment and be really interested in the startup support field
  • Understand our incubator’s mission and have an entrepreneurial mindset
  • Have a good understanding of the operations and culture of an incubator
  • Have in-depth knowledge of the Luxembourg and European startup ecosystems
  • Have excellent written and oral expression skills in English and a good level in French
  • Be fluent in Luxembourgish and German is considered a definite asset
  • Be well organized and able to work independently
  • Be friendly, have a good sense of humour, and be a great communicator
  • Be competent with Microsoft Office, email, and CRM systems, and learn new software. 

What we offer:

  • a unique opportunity to support startups of one of the largest incubators of the Luxembourg startup ecosystem
  • a diversified and stimulating work environment with multiple facets in close contact with the startup ecosystems
  • an attractive remuneration in relation to your education and current experience as well as your professional qualities
  • collaboration with the House of Startups team
  • being a part of a vibrant team and a dynamic working environment in Luxembourg’s city center.

REQUIRED LANGUAGES

To be considered for this position it is crucial that you have knowledge of the following languages:

  • English C1

  • French C1

OPTIONAL LANGUAGES

The following languages are optional but are considered a plus.

  • Luxembourgish C1

  • German C1

MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION

  • Bachelor

DETAILS

  • FIRST DAY AT WORK: 01/09/2024

  • EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full-Time

  • CONTRACT TYPE: Fixed-term contract (1 year)

LOCATION

  • COUNTRY: Luxembourg

  • CITY: Luxembourg