Campus Founders gGmbH

VENTURE MANAGER/IN (F/M/D)

Description

Together with you, we want to guide energetic and passionate change-makers through their entrepreneurial journey. 

Your fields of action in a glance:

  • Your area of responsibility is our offers in the field of "Startup", you accompany our teams from product/problem fit to product/market fit and first funding 
  • Directly coaching and supporting startups, helping them address weaknesses, and connecting them to relevant resources and support
  • Conception, implementation and realization of workshops, trainings and programs to support founders on their way from start-up to successful market entry and raising capital
  • Build up pool of resources through networking, outreach, bridge building, and fostering relationships with relevant resources
  • Evaluating the programs/formats to ensure continuous learning and high-quality offerings
  • Building strong relationships with our community and actively bringing more resources to it
  • Conducting research on current benchmark trends and needs of the startup teams 
  • Working with other venture managers in a self-managed team 
  • Working closely with our marketing team to promote the offerings

 

You’re a good fit for us if you bring the following:

  • Have launched your own startup or run a business 
  • Have raised funding either via investors or through crowdfunding 
  • Want to share your experience and best practice with others 
  • Understand what it takes to have to be “investment ready” 
  • Have hands on experience in acquiring customers 
  • Understand the basics of startup financing 
  • Have a customer-centric mindset and hands-on mentality  
  • Have experience in project management & OKRs 
  • Have the ability to work both in a team and without supervision 
  • Have excellent German and English communication skills

 

What’s in it for you:

  • Become part of our journey with plenty of room for creativity - you will be encouraged to come up with new ideas and test them 
  • Play a key role in the success of the next generation of startups in Germany 
  • Build a large world-class network of organizations and individuals in the startup world 
  • Enjoy a broad scope of work and responsibilities with a very diverse set of tasks 
  • Be part of a passionate, energetic and international team in a fun and exciting environment 
  • Participate in a great, international focused startup friendly community 
  • Long-term personal development opportunities 
  • Market appropriate salary

 

We are Campus Founders, the entrepreneurship and innovation center in Heilbronn. We shape the next generation of entrepreneurs and innovators with a sustainable and open mindset. Our passion is to spread the spirit of entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial culture and create a home for all players in the startup and innovation ecosystem in Heilbronn – one of the most economically strong and attractive regions in Europe. 
If education and new work are your world, if you feel comfortable in a startup environment and if you love to tackle and shape new things yourself, you’ve come to the right place.